Posts Tagged ‘workplace romance’

Employee should keep it professional when dating a co-worker.

What to Do When Employees Date

Valentine’s Day is here, and people are dropping serious money to express their affection. This year, the National Retail Federation (NRF) reports that consumers plan to spend $27.4 billion celebrating, which is an average of $196.31 per person, up 21 percent from last year ($161.96). Most of that money will be spent on significant others, […]

14 Feb 20 - Harassment, Workplace Policies - Vannessa Maravilla - No CommentsRead More »

Addressing Workplace Romances After #MeToo

The #MeToo movement has shined a much-needed light on unwanted and unwelcome conduct in the workplace, but consensual romantic workplace relationships continue to be a murkier topic for employers. One major fast food chain’s CEO learned recently that even consensual, romantic workplace relationships can get employees into trouble. With most employees having participated in an office […]

18 Nov 19 - Workplace Policies - Matthew J. Roberts, Esq. - No CommentsRead More »

Love is in the Air: Workplace Romance on the Rise

According to CareerBuilder’s annual Valentine’s Day survey, the number of workers reporting an office romance is at a 10-year high. Forty-one percent of workers have dated a co-worker, up from 37 percent last year and the highest level since 2007. Moreover, seven percent of workers say they currently work with someone they would like to […]

14 Feb 17 - Harassment - HRWatchdog - No CommentsRead More »