It’s a fact: Dating just isn’t like what it was 20 years ago. Back in the day, Joey Tribbiani could easily throw out a smooth “how you dooooin’?” and start making Saturday night plans with an eligible single lady at Central Perk. Now it’s about chemistry with finesse. Though both the rules of chivalry and polite company are very much so the same, dating is different these days thanks to the proliferation of technology and dating apps.
We sat down with Chad Mountain, burgeoning Instagram star and certified dating expert, to talk about how every man should navigate the waters of dating.
Here are the keys to maximizing your dating game in the modern world, in Chad’s own words. At the end of the day, it’s really not that hard.