~ John Jantsch, Author of Duct Tape Marketing An evening meeting with a professional colleague (let’s call her Susan) turned a little punchy last week. We are two women and that’s where our stream of consciousness took us! We naturally circled back to where we started with our marketing strategy discussion only this time we focused on her “marketing strategy” as it applied to her “business” of finding a date/relationship. In fact, Susan rolled her eyes as she told me about a date from the previous Friday night where the guy had been trying so hard to tell her on what a great catch he was that she left feeling his desperation. Building on point #2, this is not a “desperate” sell, but rather a “leave your date wanting more” opportunity. Specifically identify your key buyer target description and ask yourself whether your promotion strategy is reaching the right market.
We were talking about our business marketing strategy … The ultimate question we tried to answer is this: How can you leverage some very basic marketing principles to improve your chances of reaching your intended audience? As I left my first date with my husband, I knew my life would be improved by having more of the amazing conversations we had, more of the way he made me feel so comfortable, and more of how he made me laugh (he was trying to demonstrate a story and had this great way of using the silverware at the table as his props – I’ve never forgotten it! Are you putting yourself out there in situations where you might meet the kind of person you actually want to date?
Online dating is also a great way to date casually and meet interesting people you would not encounter in your daily life.
Nonetheless, online dating can be frustrating, especially for women who — more often than men — have to deal with rude messages, fake profiles, scams and more.
If one of your New Year’s resolutions for 2014 is to finally find love—and if you’re single, it probably is—then there’s a good chance you may soon turn to online dating.
According to a Pew Research poll released last October, 59 percent of Internet users think that online dating is a good way to meet people, while 36 percent of Americans who are single and actively looking for a partner, according to dating site Zoosk, are going online to find a match.
You did nothing to deserve them and they don’t mean you need to change anything about yourself.
Selfies distort the proportions of your face, making your forehead or nose look larger than it is.
For the millions of women who are not lucky enough to encounter Mr. Right on the street or in their social circles, online dating is the go-to.
We use all sorts of online resources to find the best flight or restaurants, so why not put in the work to find something more important: love?
To create the most attractive lighting (literally — according to ratings on our site), you want to be directly across from a window during the daytime.
If you need to move your couch to accomplish this, move your couch! Also, choose a time when the sun is not in immediate view (i.e. So, as we established, we’re trying to create the illusion that someone else took these pictures of you.