7 relationship experts reveal the questions you should avoid asking at all costs on a first date | Business Insider interview
First dates can be a communication minefield.
On the one hand, you want to present the best version of yourself to someone who could potentially be your boyfriend or girlfriend. You want to get past the awkward “ small talk” and figure out whether the two of you are compatible.
But on the other hand, you don’t want to get too invasive. While there’s no set rulebook for how to act on a […]
7 relationship experts reveal their favorite questions to avoid awkward small talk on a first date | Business Insider interview
By: Allana Akhtar
Making small talk can be awkward — especially on a first date.
Simply asking “So, what do you do?” isn’t going to lead to the meaningful conversations you want to have on a first date to ensure there’ll be another one.
To help break the ice with a stranger on a first date, Business Insider asked seven relationship experts from across the country to reveal their favorite questions to ask on a first date.
While many of them had a […]
When you’re navigating a brand new relationship, it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of it all before realizing things are moving too quickly. While committing to another person is a fulfilling experience, there are ways to tell if you should take a step back and slow down, Rachel Sussman, a New York City-based therapist, told INSIDER.
“We should take our time to know a person and make sure they are who they appear to be,” […]
Here’s how you can break the cycle and stop cheating, according to experts | Business Insider interview
As much as most people would like to pretend that cheating is a rare occurrence, it’s a surprisingly common relationship problem.
According to the Institute for Family Studies, an estimated 16% of people have cheated on their spouse — and this doesn’t even account for infidelity in non-married relationships.
Whatever the reason for cheating, infidelity is painful — not just for the wronged party, but also for the cheater.
If you’re a person who tends to stray, here’s […]
Experts say Cory Booker’s unusual status as a single man could make a run for president even tougher | Insider interview
By Lulu Chang
Presidential hopeful Corey Booker is single. Will that hurt his candidacy? Insider asks relationship expert Susan Winter for her thoughts on being single in political office.
Corey Booker, the Democratic Senator from New Jersey, has long been the subject of speculation when it comes to the next presidential race. In a lengthy interview with New York Magazine, the former mayor of Newark continued to fan the flames, saying it would be “irresponsible” not to consider running in 2020.