If a description can’t be avoided, focus on volunteer work or passions.
According to Lo Dolce, it’s extremely important to discover what you’re really passionate about during this transitional period.
Talking about your passions will not only help someone get to know you, but it will also be more interesting for both parties involved.
“Being honest about your unemployment is the best approach to communicating with a new guy [or girl],” said dating expert Marni Battista.
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” For many people who are out of work, that simple question can feel like a kick to the stomach. Here are a few tips for handling the awkward “I’m actually unemployed” talk so you can keep dating while you’re unemployed: Being single during a career transition can be an exciting experience, according to Adam Lo Dolce, a Boston-based dating coach for both men and women.