An ad still for Dakota Roots, a program that offers employment resources for out-of-state friends and family of South Dakota residents.

The governor's on the phone, he wants you to move back

Jul 21, 2015
Rural states are hurting for skilled young workers and they're trying to lure ex-residents back home.
Posted In: rural, matchmaking, dating
Working for a dating service taught Melissa O'Neil a lot about love.

My First Job: Video dating service

May 20, 2015
Before dating sites took to the internet, video dating was king.
Posted In: dating, first job, video
A restaurant tab

In an age of equality, who should pay for dates?

Mar 30, 2015
Women rarely pick up the tab on first dates, even those out-earning the man
Posted In: gender roles, dating

Playing matchmaker in Silicon Valley

Sep 29, 2014
Dating coaches update wardrobes, make reservations and even buy new hand towels.
Posted In: online dating, dating, Silicon Valley

How marriage contributes to inequality

May 29, 2014
Assortative mating is a term, borrowed from biology, which means that humans tend to be attracted to those like themselves.
Posted In: assortative mating, income inequality, dating

In sickness and in wealth

Jan 23, 2014
And you thought talking about the pre-nup was awkward... try bringing up a credit score on a date.
Posted In: dating, credit scores