"Not only are they people you feel a connection to, but they're in professions where clients tend to get personal with them, so they get a sense of someone's character and dating status." On the other hand, you probably don't want to mention your quest to your soccer-mom dental hygienist.
Her definition of a "great guy" might not be in sync with yours.
Though blind dates can yield blissful results, there's also the potential for a real bust.
Related Video Don't worry about being too superficial either.
While it's unlikely you'll find someone who meets all of your requirements, you do need someone who passes your must-haves.
Fast-forward to 2010: With so many men misrepresenting themselves online ("Oh, did I say 6 feet 2?
I meant 5 feet 6"), women are burning out on the Internet mating game.