This article discusses ten common dating mistakes, and what you can do to avoid them in the future. Game playing: This strategy is usually employed for one of two reasons. When it comes to dating, everyone, on some level, fears rejection.Playing it cool and not getting too involved may make you feel safe, but you risk coming across as aloof or remote, and may turn the other person off.

That’s the one you’ll never forgive yourself for, and the reason why you need this list. This happens often early in a relationship, where you like someone and want them to think highly of you. They build on each other, as more and more lies need to be told to protect the first one.

It could be about how much money you make or exaggerating some past accomplishment. Eventually, it will come out, and the longer it takes, the more lies will come crashing down when it happens. Don’t lie, no matter how good it sounds or how innocent it seems.

Just avoid the following and you should be fine.* *Disclaimer: You might still mess up your date if you avoid doing the following, but that’ll probably be because you’re annoying or unattractive, so not our fault. It can be a tricky one to judge, but basically, you want to stop before you start doing vomit-burps and telling your date how highly you scored on a recent ‘Are you a sociopath? ) or a certain profession (‘professional sex surrogate’, LOL! ), that will turn out to be your date’s middle name, or their father’s profession, or the place where they grew up.

Even if your ex walks into your date venue and the sheer coincidence of it all makes you want to call them over. Interview your date Please don’t ask your date where they see themselves in five years’ time, or what motivates them. If you find yourself looking at your watch during the date, or saying, ‘Meh, if you want,’ when the subject of a second meeting comes up, you’re probably playing it too cool. Talk about sex The old rules that stipulate you mustn’t talk about politics and religion are out, but you should still avoid talking about sex.

Plus, what happens if he doesn’t feel the same YET?

His silence will break your heart and all you’ll want to do is run away and hide under a rock.Hopefully this list will help you avoid making these mistakes yourself.For your free copy of the How To Attract Your Ideal Relationship(TM) Questionnaire, email Relationship Coach Rinatta Paries at [email protected] It or visit 10 Worst Dating Mistakes Made by Singles, Part I 1.What are the top mistakes people make in relationships?There’s nothing worse than having a great thing going, and then ruining it with a dumb mistake. One of the most common reasons for lying is to impress someone you’ve just met.Eventually, and sooner rather than later, who you are will start showing up and shocking the person you are with.