LISTEN: The host of Netflix’s Jewish Matchmaking offers advice on finding love and playing the matchmaker.
“Don’t tell them, ‘I found your person and oh-ah, you’re going to get married.’ Say, ‘I have an idea for you. I don’t know if it’s a great idea for you yet, let me tell you what I know. I know that they are kind and generous, they are a good friend of my friend. What else can I tell you about them? They might be this age, they are from this area, and I thought of you because …’ and then you should fill in the blank, not just why they are a good person but why are they are a good person to set them up with the person you want to set them up with.”
Aleeza Ben Shalom talks to Alice Zaslavsky (ABC)
Photo: Aleeza Ben Shalom on the set of Jewish Matchmaking (Netflix)