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What are you thinking?

What Are You Thinking?

by Laurie Gerber

“I’m not good on first dates”

“I always pick the unavailable ones”

“I’m the type of person that…”

Suspend your beliefs, theories, worldly perspectives and personal histories for a moment … and consider this:

What you think about, you bring about. Read more…

Bananagrams Match Events

Match Events and Bananagrams: Game Night Happy Hours

Match Events knows how to bring the fun. That’s just what we do. What better way to bring good, old-fashioned fun to our members than with games? No one does games better than our friends at Bananagrams! That’s why we’re teaming up with them for an exciting Game Night Happy Hour event series. Read more…

Match Events Recap: Laurie Davis Webinar

Match Events Recap: Laurie Davis Webinar

Last week hundreds of Match members signed up and called in to take part in our latest webinar with digital dating expert, Laurie Davis of eFlirt. Read more…

Creative Dating

Creative Dating

It’s become a part of the dating dictionary to suggest coffee or drinks as a first date idea. And this makes sense: pretty much every city in the world has a bar or a coffee house and everyone will sip on something at some point.  It’s a low-investment idea that everyone can agree on. But maybe beverages aren’t the only way to see if there’s a spark.  Read more…

The Art of Being Uncomfortable

The Art of Being Uncomfortable

by Laurie Gerber

Are you one of the 99% of the population who feel nervous in a room full of unfamiliar faces? Congratulations … now lose the jitters and go strike up a conversation! Read more…

Coming to SF: Introducing SpeedMix

Coming to SF: Introducing SpeedMix

What happens when you mix a classic happy hour with a speed dating event? Well, you’ll have to find out and attend our newest event offering: SpeedMix. Read more…

What NOT to say at a dating event

What NOT to say at a dating event

by Laurie Gerber

What not to say at a dating event, hmm?

That’s actually a trick question, because the answer is so simple. The number one thing you should avoid saying is … anything that isn’t the truth. Read more…

Update your Date Spark

Update Date Spark!

There are many ways for members to get a sense of who you are as told by your profile. And sometimes that field called “Date Spark” all the way at bottom of the profile edit section, might be the perfect reason for someone to reach out. Read more…

Pre-Event Jitters?

Pre-Event Jitters?

By Laurie Gerber, Handel Group

It starts like this.

You intrepidly signed up for a singles mixer a few weeks ago, but when the night finally arrives, you start psyching yourself out. Your palms get sweaty, and your chest feels tight, and your mind is racing. Danger! Do not enter! Turn back! Read more…

Happy Hours for Single Parents (And Those Who Want To Date Them!)

Happy Hours for Single Parents (And Those Who Want To Date Them!)

We hear you. Dating as a parent is different. You want to meet other single parents as well as people who are open and excited to date someone with children!  Read more…