Wait patiently for the answers that only time can bring.
Relationships are slowly forged just like the metal; if you hurry and hammer the wrong spot, you could end up destroying something very beautiful.
Online dating exposes how quickly people are willing to dive back into the sea for other options, while the unemployed wither on the sand, regardless of other attractive characteristics.
Even Maria admits unemployment could be an issue when it comes to what she's seeking.
When Maria mentioned she had quit her job a few weeks prior, but wished she were working, the response was... And then she asked what I did [for a living]." "I responded honestly that I quit my job three weeks ago, I wished I was working, and I shouldn't get too down considering I could find a great opportunity tomorrow," says Maria.
"After that message to her, I never heard back." Despite Maria's optimism, clearly neither of these prospective mates was looking for someone "in transition." Maria keeps at it though, hoping to meet someone who "sees that [she is] much more than someone currently without a job." According to Business News Daily in 2012, chances are already not pretty for the unemployed out there looking for love.
This could result in both a more forgiving attitude toward the unemployed, as well as a greater desperation for a financially secure partner.