Still, I am, too hypersensitive to hurting the feelings of another person and making them feel rejected. You are right in that I should probably make more of a big deal out of my own personal relationoship, I try to keep my private life private when it comes to colleagues in my industry.Although more and more, people are becoming aware that there is a boyfriend in my life.A recent study from Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project shows that, while there's an increase in the number of individuals using dating apps, there is still a "desperate" stigma surrounding the entire affair.
There is a guy at my work who is of significant position and influence that I don't want to alienate.
He has asked me out a number of times, first it was lunch and others were inlcuded, although he always picked up the total tab, then it was lunch for just he and I a couple of times, I tried to pay my tab but he refused to let that happen.
If you're one of the 59% of American Internet users who believe that online dating is the right way to meet people, bless you.
There haven't been as many fish left in the online sea for the past decade or so, and sites like Match.com, e Harmony, and Ok Cupid are seeing users swiftly relocate to broader, less specific corners of the digital dating sphere.
Now its moved onto dinner requests at lavish and expensive places.