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Perhaps not the selection of suitors she was hoping for. Touting itself as a ‘personal headhunter’, Kelleher International has been serving the lonely elite since 1986.
“When we used to date when we were in our 20s like it was all just a mystery and that was sort of the excitement of it,” he says.For Thomas Materia, 28, the transparency of dating apps allows him to swiftly sort through a plethora of choices, where values, taste and looks are already on the table.From there, an efficient set of questions in the first few dates keeps the process of finding a prospective partner equally quick.With the proliferation of online dating services, do we just have too much choice?“I think because [decision making in dating apps] is so fast paced we've conditioned people to just wonder, ‘what's next? “I think a lot of people my age are concerned that the person that they're on a date with is thinking, ‘is there something better? ’” “So true,” agreed Allison Norris, a 28 year-old single woman living in Melbourne. They were pretty open about it.” In the face of so much choice, users aren’t afraid to be picky and quick in their decisions – perhaps, somewhat paradoxically, contributing to singledom numbers.