Hunt Ethridge

Hunt Ethridge

Hunt Ethridge is the co-founder and CMO of the MatchmakingAcademy.com as well as senior advisor and board of directors at other firms. He has been featured in well over 100 media sources and currently "coach on record" for most of the top matchmaking firms in the U.S. and internationally. You can follow him on Instagram or Clubhouse.

Latest Posts

72 posts written/edited to date
Expert Opinion: How to Talk to a Girl If You’re Shy (5 Tips)
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How to Talk to a Girl If You’re Shy

By: Hunt Ethridge • 3/12/23

We’re not really taught any sort of interpersonal skills specifically when we were growing up.  You just kinda had to...(read more)

8 Winter Date Ideas & Activities for Couples in 2023
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8 Winter Date Ideas & Activities

By: Hunt Ethridge • 2/10/23

If you grew up outside of Syracuse, New York, like I did, snow is in your blood.  I can remember it snowing on both...(read more)

Should I Get Back With My Ex? 6 Questions to Ask Yourself First
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Should I Get Back With My Ex?

By: Hunt Ethridge • 1/17/23

I think all of us, at one point, are guilty of wondering if we should get back with an ex. It may have been a short...(read more)

6 Signs You May Have Fear of Commitment
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6 Signs of Fear of Commitment

By: Hunt Ethridge • 11/18/22

Good relationships are awesome!  You vibe off each other, someone else “gets” you and you’ve got a copilot...(read more)

How Can I Be More Fun Around Men? (Part 2: A Male’s Perspective)
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How To Be More Fun Around Men? (Advice from a Guy)

By: Hunt Ethridge • 10/15/22

Dating is supposed to be fun!  ...(read more)

5 Expert Tips For Newly Single Men Dating After Divorce
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Advice For Single Men Dating After Divorce

By: Hunt Ethridge • 9/10/22

Dating can be hard. Dating after not dating in a decade or more is even harder. And balancing mental health, family...(read more)

How Do I Know If I’m Falling in Love? (6 Signs)
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How Do I Know If I’m Falling in Love?

By: Hunt Ethridge • 4/21/22

Falling in love is the greatest thing in life and one of the most powerful experiences that humans can go through. ...(read more)

6 Things You Should Never Say on a First Date (Advice for Men)
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Things You Shouldn’t Say on a First Date

By: Hunt Ethridge • 3/9/22

Everyone has a bad first date story. I mean, we are all learning when we start dating!  One of my worst was meeting...(read more)

How to Make a Girl Like You Better (6 Ideas for Guys)
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How to Make a Girl Like You Better

By: Hunt Ethridge • 2/16/22

This has happened to every man at least once. You are sitting there minding your own business and BAM, you see her....(read more)

11 Affordable & Creative Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for 2023
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11 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

By: Hunt Ethridge • 1/19/22

As soon as you’ve gotten your SO’s family to love you over the holidays, you’re headed straight into V-Day...(read more)

7 Top Tips for Winning Over Your Girlfriend’s Family During the Holidays
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7 Tips for Winning Over Your Girlfriend’s Family

By: Hunt Ethridge • 11/30/21

With the holiday season approaching and the world opening up a bit more, you will likely have more opportunities to meet...(read more)

5 Ways to Impress a Woman on the First Date
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Ways to Impress a Woman on a Date

By: Hunt Ethridge • 10/26/21

First dates can be some of the most magical experiences, or they can be downright panic inducing!  ...(read more)

How to Move in with Your Girlfriend
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How to Move in With Your Girlfriend

By: Hunt Ethridge • 9/23/21

Say you’ve been dating your girlfriend for a while and things are going great. You’ve had a few fights but...(read more)

The 4 Biggest Mistakes Men Make on Dates
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4 Biggest Mistakes for Men on Dates

By: Hunt Ethridge • 8/30/21

Before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, dating was a lot less complicated. Getting a first date could be ridiculously...(read more)

5 Ways to Propose to Your Girlfriend
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5 Ways to Propose to Your Girlfriend (And 3 Bad Ways)

By: Hunt Ethridge • 7/15/21

When I proposed to the woman who is now my wife, it happened unexpectedly. I knew I was going to ask her to marry me...(read more)

How Clubhouse Has Changed the World of Dating
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How the Clubhouse Platform Has Changed the World of Dating

By: Hunt Ethridge • 6/8/21

At the beginning of January, I was laying out my 2021 plan in my mind. Carmelia Ray, a fellow dating expert, and I would...(read more)

Is Dating Harder for Men?
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Is Dating Harder for Men? 5 Thoughts From a Coach

By: Hunt Ethridge • 5/11/21

As a dating coach, I constantly hear how hard it is out there for singles -- pandemic or not. From ghosting and...(read more)

5 Essential Dating Tips for Men
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5 Essential Dating Tips for Men

By: Hunt Ethridge • 4/13/21

It’s been a weird year, to say the least. No matter who you are or where you live, one thing is certain: You probably...(read more)

5 Ways to Avoid Dating Burnout During the Pandemic
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5 Ways to Avoid Dating Burnout During the Pandemic

By: Hunt Ethridge • 3/9/21

Whelp, it’s March. That makes it a full year for us here in the United States dealing with the pandemic, lockdowns,...(read more)

4 Ways to Improve Your Dating Communication Skills
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4 Ways to Improve Your Dating Communication Skills

By: Hunt Ethridge • 2/9/21

Our style of communication and social interaction was thrown for one gigantic loop over the past year, to say the least....(read more)