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Amy Webb’s TED talk about “Data: A Love Story,” the importance of being picky and going after want you want fearlessly and relentlessly.

See her data, learn all about her bad dates and find out the best way to create your own super profile in this funny, irreverent and poignant speech.

Algorithms don’t work. They can’t work…we’re too nuanced. Make your own criteria, and stick up for what you want. Be demanding, and don’t back down until you find what you’re looking for.

This is an excerpt that aired on The Jewish Channel the week of November 19, 2012.