Free Self Help & Personal Success Articles

Professional Authors - Professional Articles



Creating a Life You Love - How To Overcome Shyness When Dating!


If you are single and just dread going on a date, especially that first date because you are extremely shy, there is no reason to feel all alone in the situation. First thing you should probably realize is that the other person is probably just as nervous about the date as you are. This is especially true if it happens to be a blind date.

There are ways though for you to try and prepare yourself so that you can overcome this shyness before your date. One way to do that is to actually try to focus all of your energy on your date and thinking about how you can make them feel comfortable.

The first thing you need to try to do is to tell yourself that you need to have a positive attitude going into this. Try to imagine yourself on your date having just a wonderful time. You need to tell yourself that you are really going to love this experience. Whatever you do, don't sit and dwell on dates in the past that may not have gone so well. Simply prepare yourself to have a good time.

The next thing you should do is to actually plan the date. You can help get over your shyness if you prepare yourself for where you are going. Keep your focus on what you are going to do and where you will be going. When you plan out different scenarios it's going to help you keep your mind off of how shy and nervous you are feeling.

Think about what you might already know about this person. Even if you know just a little bit about them it's going to help you to prepare to ask questions that will keep a conversation flowing when on your date. Make sure that you go over everything that you already know about your date before you go out with them. This is going to make it easier for you once you are out on the date with them.

Make sure that you wear your best cologne, dress nice but not overly nice and make sure that it is something that brings out your best features and is flattering to you. If you feel you look good then you are going to look good and this is going to help cut down on that shyness.

Once you are out on the date you need to tell yourself to relax. Make sure to take deep breaths. If you breathe deep as to taking shallow breaths is going to help calm down your nerves and it's going to lessen the tension in the air. Relish the fact that you are getting the opportunity to meet someone new.

You need to be honest right from the beginning. If you are feeling shy then come right out and let them know that you are shy sometimes and this is one of the times. By doing this, you will avoid making your date feel like you have no interest in them and they are more than likely going to feel relieved and completely understand where you are coming from.

Make sure that you do your best to focus on the feelings and needs of your date. Make sure to show them that you respect them and their effort they've made to meet up with you and give you a chance to get to know them better. When you concentrate on them you will less likely be as nervous or self conscious. When you feel less self-conscious you are less likely to be overcome with as much shyness either.



Comments
Numbers Cannata commented on 22-Feb-2016 04:32 PM
superb. Thanks


Post a Comment




Captcha Image






BLOG TAG CLOUD
getting married conversation something nice smiling creative creature substance abuse problem relaxing environment anxiety help creativity panic attacks negative thought sleep self-esteem regaining control inner creative self polite stress feel good family members drugs moving on overcoming shyness dream job creative person successful business practice conversations life goals make friends personal confidence obstacles build bonds trembling self help tips happy confidence honesty life goal regain control eye contact disappointments conflict resolution make friends easily forgiveness positive things power sexual issues medication resolve conflicts anxiety introverted meet people be positive bookstores show confidence dizziness volunteer work depression fight stress peaceful manner set unrealistic goals confession magic formula personal life great relationships anxiety management beating addiction self consciousness creative ideas life success improve self discipline self talk hidden energies better handle criticism good leader ask forgiveness wronging someone loud party immune system overcome shyness strategies irritability life journey leadership advice feeling comfortable professional wedding creative self making friends military wife caffeine handle stress personal success set goals unleash creativity husband opportunities religious life handle criticism emotional weight achieve success abuse problem self expression great life mistakes listening well exercise self-disciplined addictions stress tips upcoming wedding extra stress negative thinking behaviour therapist first date illegal drugs husband away modern world willingness connecting blind date personal development sweating doctor natural creativity good thing self improvement emotion stress self discipline socially awkward crowd family member denial feel self self conscious cure anxiety confidence issues improve self effective leader perceive things marriage self empowerment friends feel self conscious fatigue unemployment unrealistic goals conscious effort achieve personal success substance abuse soul searching professionals constructive criticism negative thoughts wedding stress feel better addiction issues storyteller smile body language take control insomnia being confident professional life try hard forgive yourself leading others thyroid medication knowledge family problems diet pills social situations vision board creative side alcohol building confidence guest list financial problems stress management focus outgoing person self help hyness coffeehouse nervousness



Copyright 2016 - Free Info Site Enterprises
Privacy Policy  |  Copyright Policy  |  Website Use Policy  |  Non Endorsement Policy  |  Contact Us  

Philosophy Blogs
Philosophy Blogs blogs