But beyond fulfilling the letter of the law, it’s simply in everyone’s interest to create a workplace that feels comfortable and safe.
That goes for both types of offices—those that allow office relationships and those that don’t. In real life, people’s relationships exist on many levels, not all sexual, which complicates the effort to write an office policy about relationships.
Even more shocking is that 40% of those 18-29 year olds would date their supervisors.
Many experts say it’s important for companies to have policies in place that address junior-senior relationships.
“I know it when I see it,” said the Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart. What exactly constitutes an office relationship, and what rules—if any—should be applied to one?
From judges to presidents, our society finds it incredibly difficult to establish definitions for anything having to do with sex.
Workplace romance exists when two members of the same organization develop a relationship with mutual attraction.
Intermingling within the workplace may cause damages to morale and productivity in the workplace.