If you're single and haven't yet embarked on an evening of speed dating, it's time to bite the bullet and join the craze. The idea is simple yet effective - meet as many singletons of the opposite sex as you can in one evening - not a bad idea!
The beauty of Speed Dating is its no-nonsense approach. With an equal number of male and female singletons in a bar for an evening, it's generally a recipe for an entertaining evening one way or another. The general format of an evening is:
For singles out there, dating couldn't be made much easier now that speed dating has come along. Put simply, the advantages of speed dating are:....
It's hard to think of any real disadvantages of meeting a load of other singletons in one evening! At worst, you may come away without having met anyone you were particularly interested in. But chances are you've had a sociable night out with a few laughs and some interesting stories to tell your mates the following morning.
For those who find the prospect a bit daunting or nerve racking, the speed dating organisers do a great job of making guests feel relaxed, and sometimes even offer some example questions to stimulate conversation in case you get stuck. Usually, the most nervous of singletons soon warm up and get into it in no time at all.
The best tip of all is not to take it too seriously, go with the flow, and be yourself. Everyone's in the same boat, so just relax and have fun!
For more information on speed dating, have a read of the following articles:
Advice for Tackling Singles Events
1. UK Dating
2. What Is Online Dating
3. Why Use Online Dating
4. Tips for Starting Online Dating
5. Advice for Online Dating
6. Internet Dating - Getting Your Profile Right
7. What is Speed Dating
8. Tips for Speed Dating
9. Speed Dating - A Girls Experience
10. Advice for Tackling Singles Events