Making meaningful small talk on a first date can get tricky and awkward.
Relationship experts told Business Insider their favorite questions to ask on a first date.
Many of them stressed that to have the conversation flow organically, you should be present in the moment by asking good follow-up questions.
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Making small talk can be awkward — especially on a first date.
Simply asking “So, what do you do?” isn’t going to lead to the meaningful conversations you want to have on a first date to ensure there’ll be another one.
Read more: 13 simple ways to get better at small talk
To help break the ice with a stranger on a first date, Business Insider asked seven relationship experts from across the country to reveal their favorite questions to ask on a first date.
While many of them had a few pre-determined questions at hand, they said the most important thing to keep in mind is just to be a good listener, and to be yourself.
“Meaningful small talk is virtually anything that helps you connect with the other person in a genuine way,” Shira Teichman, a dating coach and cofounder of the dating …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Life