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A Trader Joes Cashier Broke My Heart

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 11.06.2013 | Women
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

Trader Joes.That bastion of affordable wasabi peas, almond milk and hemp oil. That innovator of quality ingredients for everyday low prices. That hire-er of a potpourri of gorgeous men tricked out in Reyn Spooner Hawaiian Hula Luau shirts who flirt with me. (Not the shirt, the men.)

Tracey Steinberg With Marlo Thomas (WATCH)

Posted 10.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Dateologist Tracey Steinberg dropped by Mondays With Marlo this week to share her expertise on flirting, dating and finding "the one." We chatted abou...

Flirting 101, From Tracey Steinberg (WATCH)

Posted 10.21.2013 | MarloThomas

When dateologist Tracey Steinberg joined me on Mondays With Marlo this week, she explained that if you're nervous about meeting the opposite sex, you ...

Why I Gave My Wife Permission To Flirt With Other Men

Posted 09.13.2013 | Weddings

A wandering eye can get married people in trouble, but what if your spouse encouraged you to flirt? That's exactly what happened to Georgia Lowe, w...

'My Husband Told Me To Flirt With Other Men'

Posted 09.12.2013 | Weddings

By Georgia Lowe of The Gaggle for GalTime.com “Go for it!” he said. “Flirting is fun. It feels great.” We were talking about how I have ...

Flirting With Disaster: How Your 'Harmless' Intrigue Is Undermining Your Marriage

Christina Pesoli | Posted 11.03.2013 | Divorce
Christina Pesoli

If you want to act like you're single, don't be married. If you're married, don't act like you're single. Like I said, it really is that simple.

Creative Ways to Meet a New Squeeze

Christine Gallagher | Posted 09.23.2013 | Divorce
Christine Gallagher

Maybe it's the summer doldrums but a number of my friends and clients are lamenting the lack of romance in their lives and expressing frustration over how to meet new people.

Ten Things to Avoid When Hitting on Me

Melanie Curtin | Posted 08.15.2013 | Women
Melanie Curtin

This is in an attempt to spare both you, my fine male friends, as well as myself and other women, the cringe-inducing effects of such attempts at, um, seduction.

10 Foolproof Tips To Be A Better Flirt

Ariel Kiley | Posted 08.06.2013 | Books
Ariel Kiley

Glorious summer is finally upon us. At last hot sultry days and long buggy nights when the sun doesn't go down until well past Happy Hour. You know what's especially fun to do with all those extra hours of daylight? Flirt.

Are You Flirting With Me -- Or Just Being Polite?

Ann Brenoff | Posted 06.25.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

On my wedding night in a beautiful mountain lodge that we had rented out for the occasion, my then 80-something Aunt Sophie called the front desk at midnight and asked if Frederic, the 26-year-old French chef who had just fed us a sublime meal and spent much of the evening dancing with her, could please come to her cabin to remove the spider she had just found.

How My Career As A Flirt Began

Tom Cramer | Posted 06.07.2013 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

Looking at the calendar, it's already spring. Yet the calendar is irrelevant here in Chicago, as it offers no help in predicting the arrival of warmer weather. In fact, I acknowledge the arrival of the season the same way every year. Like magic, a day comes when the streets and sidewalks seem to be overflowing with beautiful women wearing shorts, skirts or dresses.

How to Marry a Mensch: 10 Dating Tips for Singles

Robin Gorman Newman | Posted 04.09.2013 | Books
Robin Gorman Newman

When I was single, the last thing I expected was to one day be offering advice on the subject of How to Marry a Mensch, the title of my latest book. B...

Desirability Stock inflation

Nayia Moysidis | Posted 02.25.2013 | Women
Nayia Moysidis

Scouting for a decent man on campus required a great deal of focus. You had to see past the sprinting engineering students, the slouching athletes and the arguing SIPA grads and try and find the prospects with an ounce of charm.

What Most Couples Say They Won't Tolerate In Marriage

Vicki Larson | Posted 02.20.2013 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

It seems that whenever anyone talks about divorce, the C word comes up -- commitment. The problem with couples today, the typical comment goes, is that they just don't know what commitment means.

Flirting With Negotiation -- Redefining 'Feminine Charm'

Paula Gutlove | Posted 01.08.2013 | College
Paula Gutlove

Competent, talented women should not ignore their value and flatter their negotiating partner with sexual innuendoes to be considered likeable. Not only does such behavior demean women, putting them in a subservient position, but it doesn't gain the woman any value at the bargaining table.

Can Flirting Help You Get Ahead at Work?

Karin Kamp | Posted 12.12.2012 | Women
Karin Kamp

It seems sexist and contrary to what many would like to believe, but women in business can get what they want with a bit of flirting, according to a new study.

New Study Reveals Whether Flirting At Work Pays Off

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 10.12.2012 | Small Business

Want to get ahead ladies? Flirt with your male co-workers. According to a new study, women who flirt are regarded as more effective negotiators. Me...

5 Things Every Freshman Should Know About Dating

tv | Posted 09.26.2012 | Teen

By Sierra Tishgart One of the best parts of attending a new school is the myriad of romantic possibilities. You're at college with thousands of peo...

7 Rules For Bookstore Flirting

Lauren Leto | Posted 11.20.2012 | Books
Lauren Leto

Bookstores are the easiest place to pick someone up. Think about it: a conversation topic is usually in the hand of the other person, people often browse quietly and alone (no need for shouting over music or wingmen).

LOOK: 'Latin Lover' Pick-Up Lines That Make Us Cringe

Posted 06.26.2013 | Latino Voices

You've heard the myth of the Latin lover. A man so suave, so romantic, who with just one captivating look or piercing word can sweep you off your feet...

Flirt Your Way To Success

LearnVest | Posted 10.02.2012 | Money

How are "Mad Men"'s Joan Holloway and former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright alike? You might not think they have much in common. But, a...

Why I Need This Kind of Attention

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 10.01.2012 | Women
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

I think this desire to be desired is mostly benign. Everyone enjoys feeling attractive. But I watch myself like a hawk, always checking my motivations.

Kate Middleton and Prince Harry: When Is It Just Flirting?

Dr. Jane Greer | Posted 08.22.2012 | Women
Dr. Jane Greer

When does flirting cross the line?

Skout's 'Flirt, Friend, Chat' May Be Fine for Adults, But Not for Kids

Larry Magid | Posted 08.20.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

There is nothing wrong with services like Skout as long as they're used with appropriate safeguards, and Skout does offer safety tips for meeting people offline. But there have been three reported cases of teenage users being raped by adults -- posing online as teenagers -- who found them on Skout.

Queeries: The Delicate Challenge of How to Lose Someone at a Bar... Politely

Steven Petrow | Posted 08.18.2012 | Gay Voices
Steven Petrow

Casually mention your have a boyfriend or partner (even if you don't). That should do the trick (unless he's interested in a three-way). If he's still breathing down your neck, you'll have to add: "And we're 100 percent monogamous."