He is an intimidating man
If such a pair actually go out, the man’s mindset isn’t guaranteed to be very different.
Kate Ratliff, a psychologist at the University of Florida, led a recent study in which men in a dating relationship were asked to reflect on a time when their partner was successful in an intellectual or academic domain.
In Ratliff’s study, they distanced themselves from their partner and were less optimistic about their future together.Motivated to impress an impressive woman, some men rise to the occasion. I’m a single mom who has always been ambitious — but since my divorce 10 years ago my career really took off. Two women in their late 20s walk into a Manhattan bar.One, an energetic blonde named Jayne, is the cofounder of a financial technology start-up.