Tag Archives: Standards

5 Reasons Why It’s Hard To Date In 2016

  Fear of failed relationships: It’s becoming common to see the people around us getting in bad relationships. It’s practically impossible to trust someone these days. We’ve all heard stories from our friends, family and colleagues being related to some sort … Continue reading

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Should You Ever Lower Your Standards?

Having standards for our lives is a common practice in our society.  Majority of us have standards for different areas of our lives whether it is a certain neighborhood we want to live in or the amount of money we … Continue reading

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Standards V.S Expectations

The setting of standards and expectations is a traditional means of making quality decisions. Standards are defined as a level or quality of attainment while expectations are described as a strong belief that something will happen or be the case … Continue reading

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Ask Jay #14 – I’m Still Single Are My Standards Too High?

Question: Jay, I have been facing a crossroad in my life I’ve recently got a promotion at my job and my life is seemingly perfect. However, this is far from the truth I’ve always wanted a family, house with a … Continue reading

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Other Than Online Dating Where Can Single People Meet in 2017?

Finding love is part willingness and part location. Simply put, if you don’t want to meet anyone new and go through the dating process we won’t, but many times location can play a key factor in this decision. Often times … Continue reading

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4 Things Your Parents Never Told You About Relationships

As we grew up many of our parents had hopes and dreams for our lives. Many of them hoped we’d go to college, start a successful career and one day find that special someone.  They often offered their advice on … Continue reading

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Should Marriage Be A Goal?

There have been numerous articles, books and debates about whether all romantic relationships should lead to marriage. Each induvial looks at marriage and relationships differently depending on socioeconomic background, religion or instilled importance of marriage from their family. While in … Continue reading

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