Here are 5 tips for how singles can make the most out of online social events – Vancouver Is Awesome
With our current stay-at-home orders during COVID-19, modern dating is reliant on meeting new people online. However, online dating as you may know it, is not your only option.
No matter your experience level with virtual dating, there are a few best practices to know on how to present your best self on screen. We’ve partnered with Events & Adventures to bring you some helpful tips on getting the most out of online social events.
DRESS UP LIKE YOU WOULD ON A DINNER DATE
Even from behind the screen, you should still make an effort to look good. After wearing casual wear from working at home all week, consider the virtual event as a special night in.
As you get yourself ready, imagine you are going out to a singles mixer and dress to impress. Wear something that makes you feel confident and shows off your personality, like your favourite red dress or shirt and tie.
Also, make sure that when you’re online, your webcam is facing a clean and presentable area of your home. You want to show people all of the best sides of you and your corner of the world!
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HAVE A FLEXIBLE AND OPEN MINDSET
We’re used to going out and meeting people on weeknights and weekends. Now with a more flexible schedule at home, we can try out new avenues and activities for virtual meetups.
In addition to evening events, Events & Adventures hosts Wake & Bake, a