The Truth About First Dates
Talk about how lovely the weather is, the news, your recent travel and the like. Skirt the problems concerning you and your boss, unpaid credits cards and the way your ex leave you crying in disgrace. Just stick to the positive vibe. Never leave without giving him a sincere thank you and a warm smile.
You can talk a little about your families and friends. It's always great to include this in the course of your conversation but don't overdo it.
You can also talk a about your current job, the progress you've been doing but don't brag too much.
You can tell him that badminton is your favorite sports but you also do yoga and swimming if your schedule permits you to do so. Let him know you're interested to lots of things and you are proactive. That you have a life other than work and home.
Recalling How the Two of you Meet
It's always funny to recall the moments when you too first met. It will lighten the discussion.
Bring on the Old and Reliable Anecdotes
Yes anecdotes are always good starters. Try to come up with something that is not only witty and interesting but will say something about you.