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What People Say VS. What They Really Mean

What People Say VS. What They Really Mean

The opposite sex and dating can be confusing at times. It can be really frustrating trying to decipher what people’s intentions are and what they really mean.  They’ll act one way to your face and then completely different over the phone or via text or maybe they’ll completely disappear altogether. Today we’re going to dissect what people really mean when they say certain things.

How To Build Real Connections

How To Build Real Connections

I have been to several networking events and it always amazes me at how bad people are at
conversation and making connections - especially Millennials who want my business and
money. Recently, I met this young lady at a networking event and she just happened to be the
one person near me so I tried to strike up a conversation. I tried and I tried and I consider
myself pretty good at chatting up just about anyone, but it was so painful and miserable I had to
excuse myself. This girl didn’t ask me one question or offer more than one or two word answers.
We had exchanged business cards out of politeness and, to my dismay, I received an email from
her later that day. I think there were more words in that email than in our entire conversation in
person. She was a Financial Advisor and she wanted to get together so essentially, she could get
my business. Needless to say, I politely declined.

What Does It Mean When Someone Doesn't Text You Back

What Does It Mean When Someone Doesn't Text You Back

What Does It Really Means When Someone Doesn’t Text Back? This past week I was having a conversation with two different ladies in our database about “texting etiquette.” Both of them were seeing guys who were not very good at texting back. One of them was only using snapchat with the guy she was dating. They’d constantly just snap back and forth, but never talk on the phone or rarely see each other. Some of the questions these ladies asked were: How long should I expect to wait to hear back from a text? And should I say something to him if he doesn’t respond? In this modern world of global communication, is it strange when a guy doesn’t text you back?