What We Weren’t Taught and the Cultural Implications
A special Valentine Day’s show! Join in the laughter, fun and sometimes serious insights with our special single guests who talk relationships, love, sex, hooking up, and meeting people in the modern day dating scene. Our lively guests hold nothing back including getting past the awkwardness of a first date, making your intentions known, and online dating. Host Mike Dormitz welcomes CAST members, Robert Bradford, Kelli Davis, Jeff Civillico and Dr. Jenn to explore different approaches to dating, how a date can be different things to different people and the challenges of dating at any age.
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[3:51] What are the challenges of dating as an adult?
[7:45] Are they dating me or my public persona?
[12:16] Questions to get beyond a person’s presentation layer.
[13:56] Online dating is a numbers game.
[17:07] Setting expectations for physical contact.
[30:19] Different approaches to dating.
Robert Bradford left Wall Street in 1987 to help build a one-person consulting business into a multimillion-dollar nationwide organization. Robert is the author of the Simplified Strategic Planning Manual, the best-selling Simplified Strategic Planning: A No-Nonsense Guide for Busy People Who Want Results Fast, as well as three other books. A master trainer, Robert has spent the last fourteen years converting management theory into real-life applications. Most clients engage Robert, again and again, to learn from his ever-growing experience in strategy that works today.
Jeff Civillico is a Las Vegas headliner, TV host personality, and philanthropist. He has been a Las Vegas Headliner with Caesars Entertainment for 5 years, having performed 1000+ shows at The LINQ, The Flamingo, and now The Paris Hotel & Casino. When Jeff’s not on stage, he’s on camera — hosting everything from Las Vegas ABC Morning Show “The Morning Blend” to Entertainment-News show “The Weekend in Vegas ” to music television show “Backline.”
Jeff is also the Founder & Chairman of Win-Win Entertainment, a 501c3 non-profit which connects performers with direct service opportunities with hospital patients, seniors, servicemen and women, and those with special needs. After arranging 200+ charity shows in 2015, Win-Win Entertainment began its national expansion with chapters now operating in Salt Lake City and Minneapolis in addition to Las Vegas. Jeff serves on the board of several organizations including his alma mater Georgetown University, Las Vegas Academy of the Arts high school, and The Greater Good Council of Las Vegas.
As the head of celebrity relations for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, Kelli Davis works closely with celebrities in the entertainment and sports worlds to raise funds and awareness children’s hospitals. Past guests like Dr. J, Dr. Oz, Meredith Vieira, Nick Cannon, Darius Rucker, Chris Angel, Marie Osmond, John Schneider and more have shared their trials, triumphs, and tears that have led to their miracles. You can listen to these and more at Untoldmiracles.org and you can also read about these celebrities and miracle kids in Kelli’s upcoming book “Untold Miracles,” available this May.
Dr. Jenn, sociologist and sexologist, is a frequent speaker about sexual empowerment, healthy relationships, erotic play, and mindful sex. She has presented two TEDx Talks, is a writer on sex and relationships, and a recurring intimacy expert on the morning news. Dr. Jenn has over 1.3 million hits on her In the Den with Dr. Jenn YouTube video series and is an expert in the new documentary on masturbation, called Sticky: A (Self) Love Story.
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