Tag: eharmony

You Don't Need A Resume To Get A Dating Interview

“Have you landed a real mate outside the virtual world yet?” That’s what one of my readers asked after checking out an old post about why I quite eHarmony.  Going on lots of first dates made me feel comfortable talking to strangers.  I have my sales pitch down, but overall, it hasn’t actually matched me... Read more »

Week 15: If Everyone Is Listening You're More Likely To Find A Great Blind Date

I don’t like dating guys who are younger than me.  Even though friends think that puts limits on the dating pool, I’ve tried it.  And I don’t like it.  Without trying, they make me feel old. “My parents wouldn’t let me watch Seinfeld growing up,” they would say after I made a reference to the... Read more »

Week 14: Make No Mistake, I'm Quitting eHarmony

You know that feeling when you lose something you’ve been working on for hours?  The one where your computer crashes and things that are important to you are now suddenly gone. Your heart just sinks.  Whenever you invest in something emotionally, making a mistake can affect you. I’ve been on eHarmony for almost ten months.... Read more »

Week 6: Pick The Right Free Prize Inside

If Oprah Winfrey backs a book, you know it must be good, especially when she kicks people out of her club when she finds out you lied.  Since last week taught me about always telling the truth, this week’s challenge comes from a piece of advice Marie Forleo, author of Make Every Man Want You:... Read more »

Week 2: Believe In Something Remarkable

I went on 125 first dates in five years with very few of those leading to a second.  I kept an open mind and said yes to just about everyone.  Then, last year I took a break.  I was much more selective, and only went on a handful of first dates.  Instead I was able... Read more »

Tips From A Car Salesman Can Improve eHarmony Profile For Cyber Monday

“What do I have to do to get you into a car today?”  That’s what I think of every time I see a commercial for a car dealership, which I saw a lot of during all the Black Friday advertising last week.  That’s the first time I noticed cars getting into the holiday shopping mix.... Read more »

What's The Shame In Online Dating

Over the summer, I ran into a friend I hadn’t seen in awhile at our mutual friends’ wedding.  His wife died a few years ago, so I never bring up the subject of his love life.  We chat about everything else, but always steer clear of any talk about dating.  Well, dating as it pertains... Read more »