And don't worry about your inbox being empty in the morning, Justin says his clients receive on average 3.2 matches each.Shallow as it may seem, we all know people make their mind up about a person within the first few minutes of meeting.With speed dating, you have six minutes to impress and be impressed.Those who took your fancy, you'll have ticked, and if they've ticked you too, it's a match.Most companies email you your matches the following day, for you to contact at your own discretion.
Justin says there are a couple of things you can do to increase your chances of finding a match.
"You want to look good, and feel sexy for yourself, so dress up and look the part.
There are numerous events to go to each week, and to narrow your search you can even choose one with a theme: Professionals, Tall men, Post Grads, University Educated, Slender Women, Fit and Healthy, Globetrotters, High Rollers, Multicultural, and the list goes on.
Once registered for an event, its time to jazz yourself up, and let fun to begin.
Dating 10 guys or gals in the one night doesn't have to be an elaborate scheme, involving several restaurants, an equal number of outfit changes, and a friend in the wings with a list of excuses for you to leave early in case things get awkward. You can find people that match your preferences, you get to meet them straight away, work out if you like them or not, see if there's any kind of spark, and then you can take it straight away from there." Sydney is often considered the capital for speed dating in Australia, but Melbourne is right on its heel.
Justin Parfitt, founder and CEO of Fast Impressions Speed Dating, says it's an effective way of meeting a potential partner.