Question: What problems can arise from dating in the workplace?

Sexual harassment or discrimination claims by one of the partners if the relationship ends badly. Internal gossip and rumors that can impact the overall work environment and the longer term careers of the individuals who are involved in the romance. Privacy issues associated with employer inquiries into the romance.

Why is dating in the workplace wrong?

This type of situation can lead to poor performance, increased absenteeism, workplace drama and a possible hostile work environment. Also, workplace romance rarely, if ever, stays between two people. Another reason work and romance rarely mix is it can put a serious hamper on job performance.

What are ethical issues on workplace romance?

Challenges to consistent enforcement of company policy. Sexual harassment or discrimination claims by other employees. Sexual harassment or discrimination claims by one of the partners if the relationship ends badly.

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