Life love and online dating
The researchers found we tend not to trust or like potential romantic partners if they seem to be overly boastful about themselves.
Moreover, it takes an average of two weeks of texting back and forth to eventually go out on a date.When it comes to online dating, men are more focused on their own interests and are oblivious of their attractiveness to potential dates.Meanwhile, women are more conscious of their own attractiveness.For example, the high selective self-presentation profile indicated the dater graduated with honors, whereas the low selective self-presentation profile mentioned having graduated, but didn't specify the standing.
The high warranting profile displayed a specific university name and graduation year, while the low warranting profile mentioned having completed college a few years ago.
This means you have to engage in two weeks of back and forth texting with 10 people to just get one date. "It's overwhelming and everyone gets this ‘I'm not going to settle’ attitude and they keep looking for the bigger, better deal," Sherri Murphy CEO, VIP Matchmaker and dating expert for .