Think you might as well put on an “Approach me if your weird!” sign if you go out alone? “Stop deciding on an outcome before you even get to the party,” says David Wygant, a dating coach based in Los Angeles and author of Always Talk to Strangers.
Experts agree: Flying solo gives you the best chance to meet someone. “You always meet more people when you’re alone than when you’re with someone, even just a friend,” says April Beyer, dating coach and relationship expert in San Francisco. What are the chances that all of them are weirdos?