Inadvertently, my wife and I engaged in brain-storming sessions outside of work hours and spent a greater amount of time trying to help each other resolve work issues.This had a direct impact on our enjoyment of - and performance at – work.
Romance in the Workplace – The Good These days, people spend the bulk of their time at work, which makes the temptation to start an office romance strong. You get a feel for their intelligence, personality and ethic and this can create a type of chemistry that could lead to something more.
Also, when you date somebody at work, they “get” you and the pressures of your job.
“My options sometimes feel like it’s either work or Tinder,” one friend recently said to me, only half joking.
She, like a lot of professional women in their twenties, is focused on making serious strides in her career before she has to make tough decisions about marriage and kids.
Although this could be your perfect fairy tale romance, your entire job can be at stake.
You may convince yourself otherwise, you may think that it’s all part of your destiny or fate.Crispin Porter & Bogusky, a global ad agency with offices in five cities, even offers to pay for the wedding if two employees meet and fall in love at work and agree to get married in one of the offices.website says, “Work is a bad word to explain what we do.If what you are doing seems like work, you’re either in the wrong industry or you’re not doing it right.” This is a pretty good distillation of how a lot of college-educated, passionate twentysomethings prefer to see their work lives — no matter how grueling the hours are.These numbers strongly suggest that modern attitudes towards workplace romances are shifting.Of these Millennial romantics, 71% believe that there are positive repercussions of engaging in these extra-curricular activities. When you are involved in a meaningful romantic relationship, your productivity at work is likely to increase: we all tend to work harder when we are happy.Needless to say, things can turn painfully awkward.