When you are dating your coworker, keep business trips, PDA appropriateness, and superior/subordinate issues in mind.
Diane Hamilton, Professor, Author, and Business Leadership Expert weighs in on this important topic.
Follow these tips and avoid the common pitfalls associated with office romances:
- Don’t Make People Feel Uncomfortable. I have taught more than 1000 business courses, and many are HR-based. Workplace romance is more common than most people think. It might surprise you to know that many workplace romances include top-level people. Recent research published by SHRM showed that nearly 40% were owners and executives. What is interesting is that 1 in 5 workers responded that they have observed relationships at work that they consider inappropriate.