Posts in category "Selling Yourself"

Taking Jimmy Fallon's True Confessions On The Road

I turned 40.  I took a break from blogging.  Not on purpose.  Not because I was sad.  There was only fun to be had as I celebrated this milestone birthday.  Four parties in four different cities over four weeks.  We marveled at all we’ve accomplished and made plans for the future.  And now I’m back,... Read more »

The Final Dating Tips I Learned From Watching Jimmy Fallon

After dating for over 20 years, with some breaks for serious relationships of course, I’ve spent the last seven years living in four different cities using my professional sales and marketing experience to get dates.  I’ve met some amazing men and some, well let’s say, some unique ones along the way.  And I learned something... Read more »

Even More Dating Tips I Learned From Watching Jimmy Fallon

The countdown to my 40th birthday has me reflecting on past first dates while preparing me for the ones I plan to have on my actual birthday.  I’ve been sharing my 40 Fallon Dating Tips with 10 tips posted every Monday featuring The Preshow Prep and The Monologue.  This week I’m focusing on The Interviews... Read more »
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More Dating Tips I Learned From Watching Jimmy Fallon

As I count down to my 40th birthday, I’m sharing 40 Fallon Dating Tips, with 10 tips posted every Monday (click here to see last week’s list).  On my birthday, I’ll put all of these tips in action for a “season” finale that will also include some classic Fallon games.  I’ll be looking for audience... Read more »

Dating Tips I Learned From Watching Jimmy Fallon

What would Jimmy Fallon do if he was a single woman turning 40 in 30 days?  Ew! As I count down to my 40th birthday, I’m sharing 40 Fallon Dating Tips, with 10 tips posted every Monday.  On my birthday, I’ll put all of these tips in action for a “season” finale that will also... Read more »

Crafting A Great Opening Line Doesn't Always Take A Lot Of Time

My older (by two years) friend told me that when you turn 40, everything changes with online dating because the cutoff date that most guys use is 39.  Your choices dramatically change.  So as I’m less than 40 days away from my 40th birthday, I jumped back on Match.com a few weeks ago to test... Read more »
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Dating Tips From A Road Warrior

I’m on the road a lot, which gives me the opportunity to meet guys all over the country.  It’s not the real definition of Mobile Marketing, but it’s definitely my version of it.  Here are a few travel tips I’ve learned along the way. Fly Southwest.  I love the window seat as much as the... Read more »

A Loser Is Someone Who Doesn't Even Try (To Get A Date)

My idea of a dating draft sparked some great conversations over the last week, including people wondering if I actually create scouting reports. And I do.  I didn’t realize I was doing it until a few years ago. It’s just a habit to me now to assess a situation before making a move. Like in... Read more »

Inspired By The NFL Draft, I've Finally Created My Own Dating Draft

Every year around the NFL Draft, I wish there was a dating draft.  It would start with a combine to weed out the top prospects.  I don’t need hundreds of men doing physical challenges.  I think a dozen would do. I read this year that the NFL is talking about changing up the drills at the combine... Read more »
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My First Marketing Plan Was To Get A Date With My High School Crush

Visiting the Baseball Hall of Fame yesterday on the anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier got me thinking about how baseball has affected my life.  Obviously, it wasn’t as impactful as Jackie Robinson, but sports has been at the core of my dating world since my high school crush.  Even though I don’t... Read more »