6 Ways Dating Is Just Like Marketing A Product

  “Marketing is a contest for people’s attention.” – Seth Godin .. Business employ strategies and tactics to create demand for their products and services. Individuals employ tactics to increase their chances on a date (or a job interview)  Truth be told, there are lots of similarities between marketing a product/service and dating that we may…

Understanding The 5 Phases Of A Relationship

.. ‘Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.’ – Aristotle .. Love can be a roller-coaster of emotions. Makes you laugh and feel blessed. Makes you wanna tear your hair out sometimes.  We are aware that there are different stages in a relationship which will bring forth vastly different experiences… and challenges. And these make…

Misleading Advice About Finding The Love Of Your Life

.. “It’s impossible,” said Pride. “It’s risky,” said Experience. “It’s pointless,” said Reason. “Give it a try’” whispered the heart. – Anonymous .. I’m reaching that stage in life (late 20s) where lots of people in my social circle are getting engaged, married or having babies. Every now and then, you hear of such joyous news…

How to Tell if Someone is Ready for a Relationship

. ‘It doesn’t take much to be in love. But it takes a lot to be in a relationship.’ – Anonymous . Recently, a friend of mine was sharing with me about this guy that she had been going out with for almost a year. A guy that she really likes. She makes soup for him when he’s ill. They…

10 Signs that Your Relationship is Progressing

 ‘Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.’ – Antoine de Saint-Exupery How would you measure the progress of your relationship with the significant other? Some might view the level of understanding of each other’s personality. Some might view the efforts spent on each other as…

7 Types of Guys Who Screw Up The 1st Date

. “The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn. ” – Alvin Toffler   . The First Date was supposed to be like what we saw on TV dramas or movies – a curious amalgam of feelings including ambiguity, tension and excitement. Boy…

How I Made It With My Fiancée

‘A relationship requires a lot of work and commitment.’ – Greta Scacchi “Will you marry me?” On one knee, I held up the little red box with the ring nestled in it – topped off with a little shiny precious rock 🙂 “Yes.” That’s the single most beautiful word that can be uttered by a man’s…