Posts filed under Singles

The danger of paper

Jews, perhaps as a result of our accomplishments, fall prey to what looks good on paper: Orthodox Jews may refer to literal shidduch resumes, and secular Jews often assess education, job title, and residence to determine whether a date should even happen. JNS.org singles columnist Sasha Ingber says avoid the paper trail shortcut and take time to understand a person’s substance.

Posted on September 10, 2012 and filed under Jewish Life, Singles.

JDate: The weekend

JDate’s “Club Getaway” weekend had all the promise of speed dating, but also all of its distractions due to so much variety, multitude and the whirlwind nature of it all. JNS.org’s columnist had a great time and would go again, but would have enjoyed activities geared more toward meeting people.

Posted on August 6, 2012 and filed under Jewish Life, Singles.