If you have a big job interview coming up and you know the name of the person conducting the interview, consider spending a few minutes stalking that person online so you can find hobbies or clubs shared in common. Finding a connection that you can bring up during the interview will help help you stand out amongst the other candidates.
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Financial weblog Free Money Finance lists this idea amongst several methods to encourage an interviewer to like you. It suggests a rule for stalking without it becoming uncomfortable: anything listed on LinkedIn is fine to use as a conversation starter, but you should stay away from Facebook revelations as they can be more private and/or awkward.
How to Make an Interviewer Like You [Free Money Finance]