I have been a key expert in both U.K. and International media for over a decade. As the world’s only Flirtologist, I have appeared in all ranges of media: television, print and radio.

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The Guardian Newspaper Master class – London

Flirtologist Jean Smith workshop on flirting in the streets CBS report story news

CBS News – Fearless Flirting Tours

Flirtology lesson with Jean Smith and Joey Essex

Celebs go Dating – Jean teaches Perri and Joey Essex how to flirt

Jean appears on U.K. Breakfast television

This Morning – ‘Why Dating Apps Won’t Bring you  Love’


Married at First Sight – Jean as the Relationships Expert 

Jean is a flirting expert on tv

Celebs Go Dating – Jean as the Flirting Expert 


Television appearances include BBC 2′s The Money Programme, BBC Breakfast deciphering the differences in cultural flirting, GMTV, Daybreak, and ITV’s London Tonight. Jean has appeared as the ‘flirting expert’ on NBC and CBS news. I also featured as social anthropologist and body language expert on the documentary ‘Why Men Watch Porn’.

Channel 4 Jean teaching Women how to Approach Men

Daybreak interview about cultural differences in flirting

This Morning ‘Flirting Tips’

GMTV – ‘Jean Takes Becca on the Streets to Flirt’


I have been featured in many international publications including ‘The Chicago Tribune’ and ‘Chicago Sun Times’, ‘Marie Claire (UK and Russia)’, ‘Time Out (London and Chicago)’,

Featured in:

Guardian ‘Fast friends: eight ways to widen your social circle’

The Telegraph-Stella Magazine ‘How to Flirt When You’re Over 50’

Australian Financial Review ‘The Optics of Her Asking Him Out in the Modern Mating Game’

Metro ‘Why Flirting is like Going to the Gym’

Metro  A journalist’s experience on the Fearless Flirting Tours

The Telegraph ‘Jean as the flirt coach’

Grazia ‘Jean as the flirt coach’

Grazia ‘Jean teaches Grazia how to become a First Class Flirt’

Top Sante ‘Top Sante’

Grazia cover, January 2013


I have also written for national magazines such as Psychologies and i’m a frequent contributor to The Huffington Post and Science of Relationships. I have been featured in numerous magazines and newspapers, both in the UK and Internationally.

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I made my mark in the UK as the Flirtologist for radio stations including the BBC, Five Live, and LBC. My contributions have since expanded to commenting on broader social issues.

Click below to hear some examples of my radio broadcasts with:

The Science of Flirting BBC Woman’s Hour

The Why Factor BBC World Service

Live Life BetterVirgin Radio

Jean Smith on BBC World Service