"Women want a man with a plan who is decisive and follows through.
Demonstrate you are a man of your word." Ultimately, women are looking to see if you are going to make a good boyfriend, and possibly husband and father. We remember every single thing you say," says Morse.
TG: The project enabled me to be more honest with myself about wanting to find a relationship with someone worth it, someone great. It’s given me a greater capacity to be open and vulnerable.
JW: I’m interested in creating work that connects to people outside of the design community, and that can be a challenge. She said, "By sharing your own stories, you’re essentially performing a kind of activism that’s very important…by sharing things that are close to you, you will connect to other people who feel alone in the world." 40 Days of Dating has torn down this wall in me—it’s allowed me to be more vulnerable on a human relationship side, and as a designer, too.
In the service of those who want to walk the road to long-term intimacy, we've detailed the steps that will help you navigate those fraught first four weeks.