Likely she will act differently, letting others know she is privileged and that they had better not disagree with her.
I have worked several places where the boss was dating one of the employees and in two out of three cases, it was a cancer in the workplace.
But a lot of companies don't let the rank and file decide--they adopt policies that ban or limit workplace dating--all in the name of lowering liability.
Enforcing these policies can take their toll on a company. Earlier this year, Best Buy's chief executive, Brian Dunn, stepped down after an investigation by the board discovered he had shown "extremely poor judgment" with a 29-year-old female employee.
The reason: an internal inquiry into his relationship with a 26-year-old female employee. As companies grow and add employees, you will often see signs of budding workplace relationships.It might start by accidentally meeting after work when you've stopped in for a drink. Panic will set in because you will have no idea what to do about it.It may be at a casual get-together when several employees urge you to join them after a tough shift. There are really only two possible outcomes when you date an employee.From data gathered from a survey of several thousand employers and employees, she determined that inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace is common on company time and at company locations.Considering the amount of time most people spend working, where else is a couple to meet?