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Mary Delia Allen evangelizes a new era of being single known as the solo. This is time for unmarried individuals to build a one size fits one life they love. After ten years as a vacation tour leader dedicated to singles Mary Delia Allen wrote Enjoy Your Solo; How to Be Great at Being Single to inspire singles and to educate non-singles on what solo life is today.
So much energy is spent on attracting/keeping/losing love it’s time to flip the script and celebrate the solo!
Mary Delia Allen, author of Enjoy Your Solo: How to Be Great at Being Single, motivates singles to commit time and energy to themselves in the season of their life spent outside of a commitment to a partner and promotes a new definition of modern-day single life as a valid and positive stage of life.
48% of US Adults are single. Almost 30% of US households are one person living alone. Pew Research predicts that one in four adults 26-41 today will NOT ever marry. You are 100% of your relationship with yourself for the rest of your life and only 50% of any romantic partnership.
There is so much advice, reality TV, romantic movies and marketing targeted to singles about finding, attracting, marrying, keeping, and recovering from intimate relationships. What about building a life you love on you own? The solo is a do-it-yourself project that is one size fits one. Enjoy Your Solohelps singles spend their limited resources on creating a full solo life in the times between partner relationships.
For 20 years as a luxury event logistics professional, Mary Delia executed and participated in once in a lifetime experiences over and over again….Super Bowls, the Olympics, MLB All Star games, MLS Finals, NCAA Final Fours, political conventions, and vacation tours targeted specifically to single adults. While building a solo life she loved Mary Delia wrote the book on the new era of single life today. #enjoyyoursolo
Single Stigma to Solo 2.0. The days of the sad cranky bachelor and the lonely unmarried cat lady are over. Society is experiencing a systemic shift in how unmarried life is experienced. If you have a Family of One within your family or friend circle you will learn the positives and negatives of solo life today.
Do You Have a Family of One in Your Family? Learn more about the single person lifestyle so you can connect to solo family member. Are you aware that traditional conversation starters can land wrong with the modern single? Do you know what data influences solo person decision making? Walk away from this presentation more empathetic to singletons in your life.
Enjoy Your Solo: How to Be Great at Being Single. Targeted specifically to singles with positive and practical advice on how to build a happy solo in an unmarried season. If you are living life as a party of one, then this fun and funny solo building and soul affirming talk is for you!
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