Jake Newfield


Jake Newfield is Vice President of Business Development at Alumnify, Author of A Cloud in the Sky, and writer for Huffington Post & Tech.co. Jake graduated with a BA in Psychology & Philosophy from Brandeis University, and competes in triathlons in his spare time.

7 First Date Tips For Men That Will Help Land Them A Second

By Jake Newfield
Dating is hard. Meeting someone you barely know can be awkward or even frightening, and trying to form a connection when you hardly know much about him or her can be a challenge. It's like you're interviewing for a job, and the employer is hiring…

5 Major First Date Mistakes That Might Be Sabotaging Your Love Life

By Jake Newfield
As fun as they can be, going on dates can be nerve-wracking and even scary. If you really like the other person, it's easy to overthink what you're doing and mess it up. The good news is, if you and your date are really meant to be, you don't have…

9 Secrets To Know That Will Change Your Life If You're A Salesperson

By Jake Newfield
Effective sales is the single most important factor for a company's success. A company's revenue and size is entirely dependent on the organization's ability to close business and turn leads into clients. Despite working in sales for most of my…

6 Things You Can Do To Become Better Boyfriend Material

By Jake Newfield
In our mid- to late 20s, we tend to fall into more serious relationships. We have a better idea of who we are and what we want, and we know what we look for in other people. While some of us still indulge in unserious affairs, many of us want to…

5 Ways You Can Use Empathy To Form Long-Lasting Relationships

By Jake Newfield
Two years ago, I was in New York at a crowded dive bar with my friend James. We (of course) were there to meet women. Men who tell you they go to bars for other reasons are lying. Out of the corner of my eye, I saw a blonde woman in a green skirt…

4 Common Bad Habits That Are Making You Look Older Than You Are

By Jake Newfield
Back in college, we could basically eat, drink and sleep whenever we wanted, and staying fit was pretty easy. We could stay up late watching Netflix, get drunk before the Sunday football game, eat plates of cheese fries in the dining hall and still…

8 Ways To Flaunt Your Facial Hair This No-Shave November

By Jake Newfield
This is the time of year guys don't have to spend that extra 10 minutes every day in the bathroom. I'm talking about shaving. With No-Shave November here, men everywhere are taking advantage of this campaign by letting their facial hair grow despite…