Calling all the single ladies out there!
If you find yourself single and feeling a bit lost in the dating wilderness, you’re in the right place, at the perfect time. Today, the founder of Smart Dating Academy, Bela Gandhi, is sharing all of her dating insights that have led her to having one of the nation’s top dating firms.
Affectionately dubbed the “Fairy Godmother of Dating” by none other than Steve Harvey, Bela is no stranger to the dating world. With a widely watched TEDx Talk, she has quickly risen to become one of the nation’s top date coaching experts. Her expertise lies in teaching busy, successful professionals how to successfully jumpstart their dating lives.
Bela has graced the screens of major national and local media outlets, including Good Morning America, the Steve Harvey Show, the Kelly Clarkson Show, ABC, NBC, Fox – the list goes on and on. Now, she’s here with us on Beyond Empty Nest, ready to share her wisdom for the challenging yet exciting world of midlife dating.
In this episode
[03:34] What is Bela’s story and how did she come up with the idea for Smart Dating Academy?
[05:45] “We all have a gift inside of us, right? And so, just figuring that out and then doing it unapologetically”. – Bela Gandhi
[07:30] Tips for single women to start dating in midlife.
[09:42] Bela talks about “fixing your picker” to find a husband or life partner.
[12:56] Bela shares her list of qualities to look for in a partner and the people in your life.
[15:01] Who are the people that elevate you in your life and what to look for when you’re out there dating?
[17:17] How do you navigate this online dating world today?
[20:49] Self-awareness is important because the people you think are elevating you might not be very healthy.
[24:00] Listening to your intuition when looking for the right person.
[27:28] If it scares you to do it by yourself, then get a coach.
[28:07] Bela Gandhi shares a Dare for single women and women who are coupled.
❤️ Your Dare for this week for single ladies is to change something about your dating life. Do something different to get yourself out there! For the married ladies, your dare is to think of the single people in your network and set them up with someone.
About Bela Gandhi
Bela Gandhi is a dating/relationship expert, Founder of Smart Dating Academy, and a weekly media correspondent. She is the dating expert on the Steve Harvey Show, Kelly Clarkson Show, and appears on the TODAY Show, ABC, NBC, Fox, CNN, WGN, WSJ Marketplace, BBC, Essence, MORE, Glamour, JET, Redbook, Men’s Health and more.
Smart Dating Academy is one of the nation’s top dating coaching firms – and helps busy, successful professionals jump-start their dating lives successfully. Their coaching program is results-oriented and fun – which helps you to clarify who is right for you, stop old dating patterns, and use technology the RIGHT way. You become positive and enthusiastic about dating/relationships again! Their clients receive personalized dating plans, and essential training in how to meet high-caliber singles, personal style, conversation, and online success.
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