After you read advice on writing a great online dating profile to attract women you should be ready to apply this advice and write your own great dating profile.

Including a profile statement on your resume can be a great way to show a hiring manager, at a glance, why you are well qualified for the job for which you're applying.

What's a profile and how do you include one on your resume?

A woman I know snagged a boyfriend when she described her ideal job as a combination of circus performer and archaeologist. Unless you know for sure that you only want to meet, say, a nonsmoking Portuguese-speaking dentist, go easy on the list of qualities he must have.

Don't "like fine dining" when you can be passionate about Memphis barbecue, don't "enjoy movies" when you can declare your enthusiasm for Mel Brooks. Include the basics: your age and occupation, whether or not you have children, whether you're looking for a date or a life partner. "Mid-30s" or "early 40s" is fine, but assume he'll round up.8.

Here's what I've learned about writing a good ad: 1.

Props that make you feel soulful, frisky, and fascinating help you make those claims for yourself in your ad. It might sound obvious, but be sure to post a terrific photo of yourself. More to the point: I wanted to attract a man who appreciated subtlety.

Some women will think of the writer of the profiles below as weird, but…

ideally you shouldn’t be interested in “most” women anyway, but you should be targeting those women with your profile that you believe you will get along and will have a connection – whether you are looking for a short-term dating, a lifetime partnership or anything in between: “About Me: I would hate to bore you by telling you how wonderful I am by attaching to my name a bunch of flattering adjectives.

I have specialized in Networking and Communications so I have extensive experience in providing data recovery services, maintenance and installation of servers, software security, VPN communication, etc.

I am used to working in teams and I like to take on new challenges that I am able to develop efficiently.

If you're not comfortable putting your picture up online, avoid overselling your appearance with dubious claims like "Sharon Stone look-alike." I started my magazine personal with: "Curvy, almond-eyed writer, fit (good shoulders)...." My husband says he was attracted to the soft sell of the description and the quirky confidence of the assertion.