Do you like model trains?

Bitcoin has been in the news a lot lately. We’ve even tried to explain it here on YDST. However, today’s tip is not about Bitcoin, it is about how to get to know someone.  model-trainOne of the bigger Bitcoin stories recently was about the alleged creator, a longtime unsolved mystery in the Bitcoin world. How did a reporter find this elusive man? From Entrepreneur: Reporter Leah McGrath Goodman tracked down Nakamoto from a database of naturalized U.S. citizens and then ordered his records from the National Archives. After learning that he was an avid collector of model trains, she obtained his email address from an online retailer and baited him with correspondence about the hobby. Read the piece here: 

The Obsessively Secretive Founder of Bitcoin Has Been Unmasked

Whether you want a date, a client, or a story – talk about what the other person is passionate about, not about you or your passion – and jump on board the relationship train.

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