First date

11 Tips for Making a Great Impression on a First Date

You’ll land that second date with no problem

You’ve done it! That cute co-worker you’ve had a crush on has finally flirted back, that girl from the bar actually picked up her phone when you called her, or that guy from your online dating service turned out not to be a psychopath. You’re finally about to go on a first date. Your stomach is full of butterflies and can only be settled by a night out on the town with the object of your desire.

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The only holdup is, well… you actually haven’t been on a first date in quite some time and you need a little help on the whole “how to make a good first impression and land a second date” thing. Don’t worry about a single thing! We’ve got 11 easy tips to follow to guarantee that you’ll be the apple of your date’s eye.

The most important tip to follow is not to overthink things. Go with the flow of the evening and treat your date like an actual human, not some otherworldly divine being. Be confident, engage in the conversation, and be kind. If you need any more advice than that, we’ve got it. Click here for 11 tips to make a great first impression on your first date.