If you need advice from an expert in finding love and a successful relationship, Yvonne Allen is the woman to call.
After almost four decades in the business of introductions, dating and matchmaking, Yvonne Allen & Associates is one of Australia’s leading partner search and relationship consultants.
Yvonne starting her agency in 1976 when she saw the need to establish an organisation to bring professional men and women together.
This week on Balance, Yvonne discusses menopause and relationships, balancing a career and personal life and her top tips to finding and keeping the right partner.
It’s not you…it’s me. Why this could be the key to finding a successful relationship.
Yvonne told her first client “I promise you introductions but I’ll help you meet yourself.”
When it comes finding a romantic partner, Yvonne believes that the process needs to start by looking in the mirror.
Yvonne says that some clients have unrealistic expectations on finding their ideal partner.
“It’s very common these days, particularly for women, men are much simpler,” said Yvonne. “Women (are) giving us these long lists and we are having to say to them, and why is he looking for you?”
“Stop and look at self.”
Tomorrow Yvonne Allen gives Deb her four top tips on dating and finding a partner.
About Yvonne Allen
Yvonne Allen is an author, public speaker, matchmaker and relationship consultant and has been recognised in Australia and abroad for the work of her consultancy and as one of Australia’s leading businesswomen. In 2000 she was profiled by BRW as one of Australia’s leading innovators. Yvonne is a contributor to several publications on social issues and is also a sought after media commentator.