The six podcasts you need to listen to if you want to up your dating game
Maybe you’re sick of not getting what you want in dating, or maybe you just want to have a chuckle at some funny tales of dating woes. Here’s our quick summary of the best dating podcasts out there so you can get yourself some expert advice and some light hearted dating banter for the commute home.
DTR, (for Define the Relationship), is the new podcast from dating giant Tinder. Hosted by Jane Marie from This American Life, this chatty, humorous podcast helps you navigate the world of dating and relationships in the digital age. A hundred million messages each month on Tinder start with “hey” and the first episode examines its use as an opening gambit. And Hey Saturday head honcho, Saskia, was interviewed for the episode called Mixed Signals. Listen out for her name-check at the end. Subscribe here.
Let’s Talk Heartbreak
Laura Yates is a coach and writer who specialises in helping people through breakups and heartbreak. Laura’s podcast is a fun, entertaining and uplifting look into this subject, featuring the stories of people who’ve done amazing things as a result of going through heartbreak. Laura speaks to people who have started businesses after a breakup, including comedians, motivational speakers, photographers and entrepreneurs. Subscribe here.
The Dating Advisory Board
The Dating Advisory Board helps people to redefine their dating strategy by applying a business approach. Their podcast features business executives and entrepreneurs offering tips on personal branding, marketing, networking and matchmaking. Some recent topics include perfecting your pitch in business and dating, how sales techniques can be used in dating, and how to build you as a brand. Subscribe here.
Ready for Love
Ane Auret is a dating and relationship coach who offers advice, practical tools and support to help you overcome whatever obstacles are holding you back in dating. Her Ready for Love podcast features conversations with thought leaders and experts on topics including how to have a killer dating profile, how to date with confidence and getting over your ex. Subscribe here.
How to talk to Girls
From the same host who’s behind the successful Tripp Advice website, this podcast gives advice to men on everything to do with sex and relationships. It has tips, tricks and techniques to help you accomplish your dating goal, whether you’re after casual sex or a long term relationship. Some recent podcasts include: qualities that will skyrocket your success with women and how to get over the girl who broke your heart. Subscribe here.
Dan Savage is an author, sex advice columnist, podcaster and public speaker. His massively popular podcast started out as an advice column and now has over 200,000 listeners weekly. Dan offers love and sex advice for people who identify as straight, gay, trans and everything in between. Listeners leave phone messages and Dan’s advice is always thoughtful and frank and often hilarious. Subscribe here.