Understandable, a first date may be a nerve-racking experience. Many of us feel anxious when meeting a potential romantic partner. If you find each other online, it is your first face-to-face encounter, and many things may go wrong. Of course, it like any social occasion, it requires a set of skills. Remember the most common blunders and avoid them at all costs. Here is the top five.
- Me, Myself, and I
Do not be self-absorbed. Every human loves talking about oneself. This is a universal principle. Never allow your dialogue to turn into a lengthy monologue. Remember: on a date, your conversation must resemble a tennis match, not a golf game. Both parties should be allowed to contribute. There must be a constant exchange of opinions and ideas.