Caroline Brealey, founder of Mutual Attraction and Matchmaker Academy, shares with us today how Matchmaker Academy helps starting matchmakers to learn a great deal about the industry. Explore many learning opportunities and education paths on becoming a professional matchmaker. Study the best matchmaking practices with hands on experience, including video conferences, personal support and growing library of industry leading guides and tips. To learn more about professional matchmaking courses visit Matchmaker Academy and Matchmaker Academy Online. Or get in touch with Caroline via email to schedule your first discovery call firstname.lastname@example.org. More information about Matchmaker Academy is bellow.
Matchmaker Academy is a training school for matchmakers across the Globe.
Matchmaker Academy supports and trains matchmakers at all stages of their career. From the early days of researching, planning and launching to running a 6 figure business with new clients joining daily.
Matchmaking is a growing industry with more people than ever turning to a personalised and one on one service. They want to meet people who have been through an application process and are serious in their quest for love. Matchmaking is no longer just for the wealthy, it is spreading to all corners of society.
As with all industries, people enlist the support of professionals who are trained and qualified in what they do. Matchmaking is no different. Clients want to work with those who are reputable, constantly developing and honing their skills, and who have invested in themselves and their business.
Could you help people find love?
Finding a life partner is one of the biggest and most important decisions a person will make. It impacts their entire life. With such an important task at hand people want to put their trust, money and faith in a matchmaking service that delivers.
Here at Matchmaker Academy we raise the standards of matchmaking across the board. We aim to equip matchmakers with the skills and knowledge needed to run successful, profitable businesses that provide an outstanding matchmaking service for their customers. Oh and we like to have a lot of fun in the process!
Find out more about how we can help you become a matchmaker with our online matchmaker training course.
Instant Access to 12 Course Modules
Each module is filled with training videos, audio guides, interviews, templates and guided tasks. Each task completed is a step closer to turning your matchmaking dream into a reality. Hello weddings!
As well as hearing from many of the Matchmaker Academy Graduates who are now actively matchmaking, you’ll hear from a range of guest experts at the top of their industry and be able to connect with them.
The Investment for the Academy Online and Matchmaker Certification is £300.
There are millions of single people out there needing and wanting your help, so let's get started!
This online training programe is perfect for you if:
- You want to work as a professional matchmaker and launch your own matchmaking service
- You want step by step guidance on everything you need to know to be successful in matchmaking
- You want to gain your matchmaker certification at a pace that suits you, wherever in the world you are and you’re prepared to put the effort in to make it happen
- You are serious about success – no more wishing or waiting.
This online training programe is NOT for you if:
- You struggle to work independently. This is a self study course though Caroline is happy to answer questions via email.
- Matchmaking isn’t something you’re serious about. We want our graduates and certified matchmakers to be passionate, driven and ready to challenge the status quo. We want matchmakers who are going to thrive and give it there all.
More information about Caroline Brealey, founder of Mutual Attraction and Matchmaker Academy is bellow.
I’m here to help you become a successful matchmaker by giving you the tools and knowledge needed, as well as sharing a heap load of real life matchmaking experience with you.
I started out as a full time matchmaker in London 8 years ago. I had an idea of what I wanted to do but was completely clueless on how to go about it. Sound familiar? I mean, where do you even start when it comes to setting up not just a new business, but a business in matchmaking? Most of my friends thought I was a little crazy and had been watching too much ‘Millionaire Matchmaker’!
My background was in children’s services, about as far removed from the dating world as you can get, so it was going to be one helluva leap! What I lacked in knowledge though, I made up for in determination, passion and willingness to learn.
Mutual Attraction was born some months later after serious graft, sweat and tears. I quickly leant it’s one thing setting up as a matchmaker and an entirely different thing actually working with clients who are investing, emotionally and financially, in you to find their dream partner.
Lots of trial and error took place in the early days. I spent way too much money trying things that didn’t work (it still brings tears to my eyes) and I went around things back to front and inside out. I had to figure out everything on my own and I’m not going to lie, it was a pretty lonely time.
I often thought how great it would be to have someone:
• With experience in matchmaking who could guide and mentor me
• Who could show me the ropes and put me on the fast track to success
• To teach me the day to day work of a matchmaker*. There’s lots of talk about profiling and consultations but what do they actually mean and how do you do them successfully?
• To share the documents needed to run smoothly
• With inside knowledge on how the most successful matchmakers grow their network
• With the know-how on effortlessly bringing in clients and matching them successfully
*Note it does not include drinking lots of tea lounging on a chaise longue. Ok, well there is a bit of that!
So that is exactly what I’ve done here at Matchmaker Academy. Although I sold my matchmaking business at the start of 2020 I still want to help people crack into the industry I love. I sold because after 8 years it was time for a few years off to enjoy not working and enjoy my son for a few years before school looms!
I’ve been proud to call myself the UK’s number 1 matchmaker (and I have the gongs to prove it!) but I started out just where you are now. Having an idea, a dream and a vision. Let me share with you my proudest moments of being the founder of Mutual Attraction.
My Top 5 Achievements as a Matchmaker
• Mutual Attraction being the first, and only, UK dating agency to win the ‘Best Matchmaker’ award at the 2014 worldwide iDate awards
• My first wedding and baby – you can’t beat that feeling!
• Being the Head Judge of the 2016 & 2017 UK, US and European Dating Awards
• So far training 20 matchmakers in the profession and watching them grow
• Being a finalist in the Natwest Great British Entrepreneur & Institute of Director Awards
I have matched hundreds of couples. I’ve had marriages, babies and a lot of loved up people. I am still learning every day on the job and I’m matchmaking day in, day out. This is what I love doing.
As a matchmaking I had the luxury of being able to choose the clients I work with. To take Fridays off as ‘me time’. To work from home or out and about in London – no stuffy office for me! To work with a team I love. To spend time with terrific single people, really getting to know them and being honoured when they open up to me. To take holidays when I choose. To not have a commute. To work in my pjs if I want to….ok so only on days when I DON’T have client meetings! You get the picture, life as a matchmaker is good. It’s hard work too. But it’s fantastic fun and incredibly rewarding.
Since becoming a matchmaker something else has happened. I’ve become known as a dating and relationship expert in my own right. I’m lucky enough to have appeared, and been asked to feature in, all the top publications as well as on TV and radio. A personal highlight was going live on Good Morning Britain.
The success of my book ‘Matchmaking: Create Your Own Business’ has shown me there are so many potential matchmakers out there who are ready to take the next step. I have been fortunate to work with many already and see them grow as matchmakers.
I don’t want you to struggle like I did.
I don’t want you to be a matchmaker who doesn’t go the distance.
I want you to a be a successful, reputable and accomplished professional matchmaker who supports single people on their important journey to finding love and happiness.
In interviews I’ve often joked that had there have been a degree in matchmaking I would have jumped at the chance of doing it. Well, the Matchmaker Academy online course is a step in that direction….minus the boring lectures!
Want to chat? Then I want to hear from you. You can reach out to me personally: