The Matchmaking Institute Gives Professionals Tools to Collaborate & Support One Another on a Global Scale

Before she became a world-renowned matchmaker, Lisa Clampitt, LMSW, earned her master’s degree in social work and passionately supported the altruistic agendas of nonprofits. She has a big heart, and she started her career by looking for ways to give back to the community. Over time, however, Lisa realized that she was giving back so…

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The Top 3 Business Opportunities When You Attend The Global Love Conference

The Global Love Conference prides itself on providing a truly holistic approach to helping people find and keep love. It’s not just about sending people out on dates. We have a community committed to building connections and working together to advance the industry, expand individual tools, and foster continued collaboration. In fact, this year we…

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Why Successful Matchmakers Need Self-Care in 2018

Every year, when we make plans for our business, there is always focus on client retention, marketing hacks for maximum business growth, and ways to improve the business side of our brand. However, there isn’t as much focus placed on self-care. We may decide back in January that we will make this a priority but…

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Why Coaching Is The Key To Your Success This Year

As a matchmaker, your goal is to help people find real love – a lasting relationship that’s fulfilling. But what happens after? Often, once we help people find that perfect match, we don’t always know the best ways to coach them through the beginning stages or how to approach road blocks that come with every…

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Helping Divorced Clients This December

The highest percentage of divorces are filed in January! Yep. And January is right around the corner. (Gives a whole new meaning to “New Year, New You”, right?) As the only state licensed school to train matchmakers, dating coaches – and love experts – one of the things we teach our students is how to…

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3 Gift Ideas for Your Business This Holiday Season

We know that the holiday season is one of the best times to connect with family and friends, wear your favorite festive outfit to a party, and drink some eggnog (or insert your favorite December pastimes). It’s also a time of gift giving to let the people we love most know we appreciate them. And…

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Never Out of Style: Jennifer Hayes and The Power of Matchmaking

“You are never too old for love.” While many of us nod in agreement when reading the above statement, Jennifer Hayes is breathing life into it every time she helps someone find their perfect match. It’s the motto and perhaps the driving force behind her successful business. As the recent winner of our #MatchmakersUnite video…

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How A Masterclass Can Help You Master Your Business This Year

Back in 2015, Forbes posted an article on the “8 Key Tactics for Developing Employees.” One of the tactics stresses the importance of getting connected to a network of key contacts that can help you and your business grow and stay engaged in your career. Forbes writes, “Introduce them [employees] to other professionals that can…

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Code of Ethics

This mission is rooted in a set of core values. These core values, embraced by Certified Matchmakers throughout the Matchmaking Institute’s history, are the foundation of Certified Matchmakers’ unique purpose and perspective: Customer service Dignity of the person Importance of human relationships Integrity Competence This constellation of core values reflects what is unique to the…

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How to read your date in 5 minutes

Dating expert, Lisa Clampitt, executive director of the Matchmaking Institute in New York: “In the caveman era, they would assess for size and skin color. We’re still back in that world of assessing: Is this person friend or foe? more

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