The 21st century is different than the 20th century. First of all, dating within the workplace is now regarded as a bad idea. This makes is much harder to meet potential dates. Secondly, we all take our digital devices and therefore our work home with us, which means the boundaries between our work lives and our private lives get murkier by the day. This too can making dating more difficult. Many of us are becoming increasingly unhappy because we can’t find time or don’t know how to date properly in today’s increasingly digital world. And of course this unhappiness can affect our productivity. Recognition of this has spawned a cottage industry of digital dating consultants. To learn more, check out this interesting New York Times article.