Jeannie Assimos, Vice President, Content

Posts by Jeannie Assimos, Vice President, Content

After years of researching, writing and reporting about Hollywood’s failed relationships, Jeannie ventured into the land of successful romances at eHarmony, and hasn’t looked back since! On board since early 2008, Jeannie absorbs everything she can about daters’ turn-ons, turn-offs, likes and dislikes – and shares her observations on the eHarmony Advice site.

get-fit
November 7, 2017

Why You Should Prioritize Your Health Before You Meet Someone

By Sarah Elizabeth Richards  You want to look your best when you’re dating new people. For most of us, that means dropping a few pounds. In your head, you just have to buckle down on your calorie count for a few weeks or months, and you’ll look great in your tightest jeans or fitted leather […]

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alexa
September 25, 2017

‘Alexa, Show Me My Matches!’

It all started when an eharmony engineer named Greg Petroski thought to himself, wouldn’t it be cool if there was an eharmony skill for Amazon Alexa, where you could check out your matches, listen to messages, and get updated without lifting a finger? Not even a year later, that thought has become a reality. eharmony […]

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romance august
August 22, 2017

Men or Women: Who Needs Romance More? (2 Million People Have Spoken)

Anyone in a relationship knows (or should know) that romance and romantic gestures are key to keeping their partners feeling connected and happy. In the spirit of Romance Awareness month, I asked the all-knowing research scientists at eharmony to look into the importance of being romantic. Who cares about romantic gestures the most? The team […]

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movies info
August 11, 2017

The Sexiest Movies, According to eHarmony Users

Can movies be a subtle turn-on, or a total turn-off? The answer is yes. I had eHarmony Research Scientist Jonathan Beber take a look over the last year at the most popular movies mentioned in eHarmony subscriber profiles, and the impact mentioning a particular film could have on communication and interest. I am happy to […]

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Eharmony-phone-7
August 7, 2017

So, What is the Science Behind eHarmony?

Does eHarmony really use science to match people, or is that just marketing speak? This is not the first time we have heard this question, so we asked our Chief Scientist  Dr.Steve Carter to educate, and set the record straight. His detailed response is below. But for those interested in the short answer about whether eHarmony […]

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mothers and daughters
June 20, 2017

Your Mother’s Impact on Your Relationships

Today’s guest blog is from Dr. Foojan Zeine, who I was lucky enough to meet recently when she visited us in the eHarmony offices. Her new book Life Reset is truly transformational. Below she shares her insight about the parental impact on one’s life. Enjoy. By Dr. Foojan Zeine It’s no secret that our relationship […]

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mothers day gift guide
May 9, 2017

6 Sweet Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Our own blogger extraordinaire Lindsay Tigar has put together a thoughtful piece about celebrating our moms… in the most creative of ways. I know I can always use some new ideas. So please enjoy, and don’t forget to wish all the moms you know much love. Written by Lindsay Tigar When you were in middle […]

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final radical
April 26, 2017

Is ‘Radical Acceptance’ the Key to a Lasting Relationship?

Today’s wise guest blog comes from the CEO of YourTango, Andrea Miller, who has  just written the thought-provoking new book Radical Acceptance: The Secret to Happy, Lasting Love (out May 2, 2017!). Rising above all of the petty grievances and learning to fully accept others is something we could all strive for in so many of […]

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how to be married 2
April 20, 2017

How to Be Married: An Interview with Jo Piazza

Being in a happy relationship doesn’t end with finding “the one”. At age 34, award-winning journalist and author Jo Piazza met the man of her dreams. But before long, she found herself riddled with questions. How do you create a healthy marriage right from the very beginning? How does an independent, strong-willed feminist become someone’s […]

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stephen king popular author
April 19, 2017

The Sexiest Books, According to eHarmony Users

As World Book Day approaches on April 23 (yes, that is a thing!), our savvy research scientists took a look at what millions of eHarmony users across the globe are reading, writing about, and relating to. In the U.S., a random sample of eHarmony users who had registered after January 1st, 2012 were pulled, ending with 4,205,537 […]

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