I started coaching Robin shortly after the man she had been dating online broke up with her. She was hesitant to go back online, so we gave it a short break. During that time, we rewrote her profile, changed her photos, and she re-emerged with an IRRESISTIBLE Profile. This profile led to dozens and dozens of dates. She is now happily dating a man for almost one year. I still coach Robin with her current relationship and her holidays are looking brighter than a year ago.
Julie Spira is a top online dating expert, bestselling author, dating advice columnist and coach, and media personality. She's the author of the bestseller, The Perils of Cyber-Dating: Confessions of a Hopeful Romantic Looking for Love Online and is writing The Rules of Netiquette: How to Mind Your Digital Manners. Julie's been featured and quoted over 500 times in the news for her expertise on online dating and relationships including ABC News, BBC, CBS CNN, Cosmpolitan, E! Entertainment, ELLE, FOX, Galtime, Glamour, iVillage, Los Angeles Times, Mashable, Men's Fitness, Men's Health, New York Post, New York Times, Psychology Today, WIRED and Woman's Day. Her dating advice has appeared on eHarmony, JDate, Match, and Zoosk. Visit Cyber-Dating Expert.com and share your online dating stories. Follow Julie on Twitter @JulieSpira and Like Julie on Facebook.
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