Oh, the good old workplace romance. Oftentimes, it just comes out of nowhere. Many people meet their romantic partners at work, yet dating in the workplace is typically disapproved of. Yet, of course, people frequently disregard relationship advice.
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Office romances have been around for as long as offices or other workplaces. Because of the amount of time we spend at work, side by side with our coworkers, our social lives and professional lives often become entwined. Those relationships are sometimes quite intimate, even when they aren't romantic. If you find yourself attracted to a coworker, follow these rules to stay out of trouble. Sometimes, however, your good judgment goes awry when chemistry takes over. First, find out if your organization has a formal policy that forbids employees dating one another.
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As many red flags as the office romance waves, it actually can make a lot of sense. Spending a good chunk of our waking hours around the same people naturally allows us to get to know them better and become more comfortable talking, joking, laughing—maybe even flirting. But when you date someone in your office, it can become more and more difficult to leave your relationship drama at home where it belongs.
If you think about it, dating is the fun part of a relationship. As such, men tend to focus on the early stages too much. Your time is valuable.