In today's busy world, finding the time to meet new people and go on dates can be quite challenging.
Speed Dating is a fun way to meet lots of eligible singles in a short period of time!
I cover two venues in southeast England for one of the largest dating companies in the country.
But sometimes it makes us forget that meeting people with different interests and different backgrounds is fun and exciting.
So you’re not brushing someone off for some interest they have that probably wouldn’t even effect your relationship with them, you’re getting a slight glimpse at whether or not you might actually enjoy their company. Online dating can be a lot of fun, and can yield some great results.
I went speed dating about four years ago and brought a good friend with me.
Afterward, I had three matches and my friend only had one. We are two very different types, and we have different taste in men, but still.
Speed dating is a formalized matchmaking process of dating system whose purpose is to encourage people to meet a large number of new people.
Its origins are credited to Rabbi Yaacov Deyo of Aish Ha Torah, originally as a way to help Jewish singles meet and marry.
If you both circle yes, you get each others’ contact information in an email the next day. Last week I went speed dating and I met two Australians who had only been in the country for five days, a soldier who finished his service in Afghanistan three days earlier, and a guy who works for Time Warner and was afraid I would hold that against him (I didn’t. Yet, they somehow all convinced each other that no one there was good enough for them.
I would never have looked twice at someone who was in the military when perusing dating sites, assuming we were too different. Bringing friends along might help you feel relaxed going into the speed dating event, but it could result in the pack mentality.
Part 1 - Basic Speed Dating Tips Some general Do's and Dont's for people who are new to Speed Dating.
Part 2 - Speed Dating Questions - What to Talk About?
’ It can never work.” Speed dating gives you the chance to meet people who are also looking for a date, but instead of learning everything about them up front, you have a conversation with them and see if you get along.