Matchmaking is an unregulated industry thats flooded with unscrupulous agencies and people just looking to make a quick buck. Theres no special licensing needed, no official certification process – literally ANYONE can do it. But for one to be a GOOD matchmaker, it takes something “special”.
What qualifications do you need to be a matchmaker?
The qualifications that you need to become a professional matchmaker include social skills and the ability to network and judge a persons character. A matchmaker does not need a degree in a specific area, but some employers require that applicants have a bachelors degree in any subject.
How do you become a successful matchmaker?
How to Be a Great MatchmakerShow your hand early when you meet a good candidate. Find out what your friends and acquaintances are looking for. Explain thoroughly. Take risks. Do your best to make sure you have pictures before you try to set them up. Explain that you will bow out for a while after they meet.7 Sep 2010
What is a matchmaking business?
Business matchmaking is a method to identify and connect (match) companies and people with common business interests, complementary services, expertise, technologies or business strengths. The goal is to create cooperative connections and realize business opportunities that mutually benefit both parties.