Dating a woman out of my league
From the article: Contrary to popular belief, the majority of Mormon men do not go on missions, which typically entail a mix of community service and proselytizing.Mormon men are being asked to serve missions at precisely the time in their lives—late teens and early twenties—when sociologists say men are most susceptible to dropping out of organized religion. I recently read a very interesting article in Time Magazine about the LDS (and Jewish) dating scene.
Instead of complimenting a woman when you first meet her, take the opportunity to gently tease her.
I went for about a year without a girlfriend of any kind.
I was meeting the occasional girl, but I wasn't able to get anything off the ground.
Some guys out there will tell you that you need to get your "inner game" of confidence and self-esteem all taken care of before you can meet women and get more dates.
This is popular advice from people who don't understand how to train guys properly.