Through the years many have watched, or already understood their mothers and sisters to have a powerful say in how they regard women.Though a gender gap most certainly remains, there are many, many more women in positions of leadership, who do not back down from challenges, who compete in many of the same fields as men, and who work side by side with men.
Until the last decade, there have been far less female CEOs or women in high-level managerial positions.
What is also powerfully influential are the ever increasing and empowering lead roles created for women in movies, on TV, and through infinite social media forums.
This will enable you to feel confident and stop questioning “Am I too old for him? Find comfort and confidence in the fact that he is interested in you, or you would not be having this conversation in your head!
Once you have established common ground – you both have mutual interest – soften your approach with him sometimes. Encourage him to share his dreams and passions with you, even if he is still developing his career.
Of course, you can have a relationship with a person of any age, but maybe you don’t know what you’re looking for, or you notice the dates that feel most comfortable or promising are with guys that are younger than you.
Or you’re a young man who feels drawn to older women.How to be the approachable older woman You may struggle with balancing your work identity and your single woman savvy self.Being a successful woman in the workforce means that when you’ve got your career hat on, you assume the role of authority – you’re the go-to person and you may be used to calling the shots.He needs to feel that, despite an age difference, you don’t take him any less seriously and you welcome the energy and vitality he brings to your relationship.When it comes to intimacy, take a moment to assess your chemistry and see how you both interact alone.Demonstrate your interest by planning creative dates and offering compelling and interesting conversation.