Be a Dating Optimist February 21, 2013

Need help getting psyched for your search for The One? Try these smart strategies for a more positive mindset.

By Amy Spencer

Recently, I had a string of bad dates. One was with a man who couldn’t stop pointing out my flaws (specifically, “You have really short nails” and “Do you always laugh like that?”). | more…

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The Biology of Love: Dr. Helen Fisher at TEDxEast February 13, 2013

Can your choice of mate be predicted by science? Biologist Dr. Helen Fisher profiles the four chemicals that affect personality and shows how data from online dating sites could unravel the mysteries of human attraction.

Couples on chemistry vs. compatibility February 8, 2013

By Lisa Cericola

So your latest crush is an amazing kisser, but you had absolutely nothing to talk about over dinner. Or, you two have tons in common, but your attempt to go for a kiss turned into an awkward hug instead. | more…
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New Year, New You: Mind- Take a Second Look by Dr. Helen Fisher January 30, 2013

“New Year, New You” is an ongoing blog series focused on on getting your mind, body and spirit ready for dating in 2013. The series will feature posts by Dr. Helen Fisher, biological anthropologist and scientific advisor for Chemistry.com, Bela Gandhi, Dating Coach and President of Smart Dating Academy, and Amanda Ebner, M.A.; M.Ed.; and personal trainer for FitOrbit.com, an online personal training resource.

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New Year, New You: Spirit- Penning the Perfect Online Profile by Bela Gandhi January 25, 2013

“New Year, New You” is an ongoing blog series focused on on getting your mind, body and spirit ready for dating in 2013. The series will feature posts by Dr. Helen Fisher, biological anthropologist and scientific advisor for Chemistry.com, Bela Gandhi, Dating Coach and President of Smart Dating Academy, and Amanda Ebner, M.A.; M.Ed.; and personal trainer for FitOrbit.com, an online personal training resource.

By Bela Gandhi, Dating Coach and President of Smart Dating Academy

As a dating coach/owner of Smart Dating Academy – I get asked this question daily:  ”Do people really read online profiles?” The answer is a definite “Yes!” | more…

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