Faced with a huge array of delicious jams we are less likely to buy one than when presented with just a few options.
That, according to psychologist Barry Schwartz is all about the ‘paradox of choice’ which leaves us perpetually dissatisfied.
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To add more fuel to the anti-2016 fire, dating experts are calling it a bad year for dating trends."I wanted so bad to say something positive, but it's mostly negative," joked Michelle Jacoby, owner of DC Matchmaking and Coaching.
From ghosting to asking to split the check, 2016 was a year of dating don'ts.
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We would never have met otherwise, and my life is so much better and happier with her in it!Experts linked daters' general sense of feeling burned out from online dating to negative trends that appeared in the past year.With the first week in January being the busiest time for online dating, we asked three experts to explain how these trends will translate into the dating culture of 2017.Having constant access to a pool of potential matches at their fingertips is making people more impatient, causing unrealistic expectations for first dates and a general decline in effort.Daters are "more quick to judge because they know that if you're not spectacular, they can go back to their inbox, and just swipe right again tomorrow," Jacoby says.