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Understanding the Difference Between Alpha and Beta Women

The alpha and beta personality debate is ongoing, and can get a little confusing for those who aren’t in the know. According to some theories, every person in the world fits into one of those two categories when it comes to personality traits, or sits somewhere in between the two and takes a little from…

Advice Articles Uncategorized March 9, 2017

How to Politely Tell Someone You Aren’t Interested

We have all been there. Maybe you’re out at a bar, at a restaurant, or even just flicking through messages on Tinder. Someone taps you on the shoulder or pops up in your message inbox, and asks for something: to buy you a drink, to have a dance, to get your number, to chat. Sometimes…

Advice Articles Uncategorized March 9, 2017

How to End a First Date

First dates are always a little bit scary, and everyone gets those first date jitters whether they admit it or not. It’s that feeling of ‘butterflies’ in your belly, slightly shaky hands, checking yourself out in the mirror at least ten times before you even leave the house. It happens to the most confident of…

Advice Articles Uncategorized December 16, 2016

Falling in Love Again

Whether you have found yourself single again after coming out of a long term relationship, or you are thinking about dating someone who has just left one, it’s important to think about all the factors at play before you get in too deep. For some, it will work out perfectly – you just needed to…

Advice Uncategorized December 13, 2016

Do I Have Unrealistic Expectations?

There is nothing wrong with having high standards when it comes to our love lives. We all have our own deal breakers; non-negotiables that can either make or break a potential match. It is important not to be too unrealistic however, and assess which of these are of the highest importance to you and set…

Advice Uncategorized December 2, 2016

Is Desperation Affecting Your Love Life?

It is easy to get carried away when you feel like you have met the man or woman of your dreams. They’re always at the forefront of your mind, and you feel like no matter how much you see them, you can never get enough. However, nothing is more unattractive than coming across as desperate…

Advice Articles Uncategorized September 22, 2016

What’s Online Dating Doing to Us?

If you are one of the many singles currently dating in Perth, it may seem impossible to remember what it was like before online dating took over the dating scene so rapidly and became a part of our virtual realities. Meeting someone new once meant dressing up in our finest threads and heading out, now…

Advice Uncategorized September 13, 2016

Why Set Ups by Friends Can Be Awkward

Most of us can relate to at least one awkward set up story involving a friend with the best intentions trying to play the part of matchmaker. While being set up on a blind date by a friend may seem like a good idea since they know you better than most, the reality is that…

Advice Uncategorized September 7, 2016

Perth’s Millionaire Matchmaker: The Corporate Dater

There are certain characteristics that define a successful professional, which are reflected in their personality traits. Executives are go-getters and the reason they are on top of the corporate ladder is because they are highly driven, persistent, full of confidence, extremely competitive and outcome focused; and know how to get what they want. When it…

Advice Articles Uncategorized July 12, 2016

Top 15 Places To Have A Date In Perth

The Perth dating scene has significantly changed in the last 10 years – for the better. There are so many new dating venues popping up, it’s hard to keep track. So we thought we’d do a handy guide to the top 15 places to go on a date in Perth. Have a shave, get that…

Advice Articles Uncategorized May 20, 2016

How To Use Emotionomics In Business & In Your Personal Life

I was recently in New York for an international matchmaker conference, where Dan Hill, author of Emotionomics: Leveraging Emotions for Business Success and president of Sensory Logic, spoke about how we can use emotionomics in business and in our personal lives. Simply put, emotionomics is the study of emotions to benefit a particular group or individual….

Advice Articles Uncategorized May 17, 2016

Why Taboo Workplace Romances Have Affected Our Dating Pool

Why Taboo Workplace Romances Have Affected Our Dating Pool Whatever happened to the good old days, when you could date whomever you liked? These days we put so many restrictions on who we’ll date, that our dating pool is more like a dating puddle. With countless stories of bad experiences from online dating and Tinder…

Advice Articles Uncategorized April 13, 2016

Why Mobile Phones are Ruining Relationships

Mobile Phones. Once A Business Tool, Now A Relationship Destroyer. Gone are the days where phones were used for business. Now, they’re our watches, our calendars, our social lives, and even our brains. But have we gone too far? Putting so much emphasis on our smartphones just doesn’t seem that smart. This is especially evident…

Advice Articles Uncategorized April 13, 2016

How To Use Your Work Skills To Find Love

So you’ve got everything going for you, good job, great apartment, solid friendships, but you haven’t found that special someone. It seems it’s a bit of a by-product of success these days, but can we truly have it all? Perth singles, of course you can! There’s no reason why not. When you spend so much…

Advice Articles Uncategorized February 18, 2016

5 Life Hacks That Will Give You More Time For a Life

In this day and age, the most valuable thing to have on your hands is time. Gone are the days when possessions were the thing you most coveted in your life. Today’s most valuable currency is time. Gen Y has made the break from the generations before it, to decide the things it most covets,…

Advice Articles Uncategorized February 12, 2016

5 Ways To Not Make Your First Date Like A Job Interview

We’ve all been there, on a date that’s so unexpectedly awkward; it feels like you’re on a job interview. You sit there, painfully self-aware, hoping you’re saying the right thing and that your answers are pleasing the other person – you want the gig after all, but then it starts to feel like maybe you’re…

Advice Articles Uncategorized February 5, 2016

Why Coffee Dates Don’t Work

How did “let’s have a coffee” become code for “let’s have a date”? Who decided that this was the perfect way to get to know each other? (Clearly someone who hadn’t had their morning coffee yet). Having a coffee date as your first date is quite possibly the worst thing you could do. Not only…

Advice Articles Uncategorized November 16, 2015

Perth Dating – Where Do We Go?

We do things a little differently over here, and that’s what we love about this great city. Perth may be the most isolated city in the world, but this can be a great thing when it comes to dating – it makes for a more intimate city. So, you’ve met a potential partner and you want…

Advice Articles Uncategorized November 16, 2015

Elite Singles Perth

Are you a busy professional with a thriving career that leaves you little time to invest on the dating scene in Perth? It’s no secret that a bustling career path takes a lot of work, effort and time, but you shouldn’t have to sacrifice your love life in order to achieve success. Signing up to…

Advice Articles Uncategorized July 16, 2015

First date conversation starters and questions to ask

The first date should be light-hearted and interesting and not too serious or personal. Find out how many things you have in common through your matchmaker even if the date is not someone you would consider for a relationship the first date can still be a huge success and leave you feeling good and helping…

Advice Articles Uncategorized May 14, 2015

Miners or Fly in Fly out workers

The mining industry has created many opportunities for the men and women of Australia to secure jobs with a high income both locally and offshore. But what effect does the fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) roster have on these workers’ social lives and families? A Demanding job with lots of travel can put enormous pressure on a relationship….

Advice Articles Uncategorized May 14, 2015

Dating Advice for women over 40

“There are three kinds of men who do not understand women: Young, old, and middle-aged.” But all jokes aside you don’t need to be Nostradamus or a rocket scientist to realise that if you a single woman in your 40s and 50s trying to date may be a little tough. There’s not nearly as many…

Advice Articles Uncategorized May 14, 2015