Dating can be exhausting and frustrating. This is especially true if you have limited luck when it comes to love. If you keep going on awkward or boring first and second dates only to find that the other person is not worth a third date, it can be tempting to simply throw in the towel and give up. There are, however, good reasons not to do that. For one, dating is the only way to find the person who will be worth all the trouble. For another, dating can actually be a great teacher.
You may have heard people say that dating and relationships teach good life lessons, but have you heard that the experiences you have in your love life can actually better your career? It sounds strange that your struggles in the dating world or your time in a relationship could have an impact on your work, but it is true. There are certain lessons that stick best when they are learned in an environment like a relationship, and those lessons are essential for professional success. Here are six things dating can teach you about the business world that you desperately need to know if you want to get ahead in your career.