How To Make Small Talk (For People Who Hate Small Talk)

Small talk. Just the words fill people with existential dread. It conjures up images of being stuck at a party or networking event and getting caught in the awkward conversation loop where nobody can think of anything to say. It’s the worst part of any first date. It is 100% pure undiluted cringe in social […]

How To Approach Women (Without Being Creepy)

Something that I see a lot of people struggle with when and how it’s appropriate to approach and hit on women. When you’re relatively socially inexperienced, it can feel like tip-toeing through a minefield; if you don’t know what you’re doing, you often run the risk of being creepy by accident. There’s that constant feeling that […]

Networking For Beginners

Let’s talk about something that most of us will need to do over the course of our professional lives: networking with others. The word “networking” is a powerful one; by itself it’s enough to send shivers of fear down people’s spines and drive grown-ass men and women to cowering into corners. The idea of networking brings […]

New From NerdLove Publications: When It Clicks – The Guide To Mastering Online Dating!

SDCC is about to begin, with nerds and geeks from around the world converging on San Diego as we speak. Geeky energy is in the air today, ya’ll. I couldn’t make it to Comic-Con in person this year… but hey that just means you all get to hear this now instead of it being a […]

How To Share Your Unpopular Opinion (Without Being An Asshole)

Occasionally I like to take a step sideways from my usual remit about dating advice and focus on something a little different. In this case, it’s very simply avoiding being an asshole to others. Spend enough time in any community or social circle – whether online or in person – and you’ll inevitably hear people […]