What happens if a relationship or break-up leads to a hostile work environment?Here are our answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about office romance and sexual harassment: Can employers ban consensual office romance?While many employee handbooks prohibit or frown upon interoffice romances, do companies really have the right to intervene on private relationships?
However, sometimes the crazy creeps in and that’s when a workplace romance policy can protect your company. Download our free e-book, 7 Most Frequent HR Mistakes and How to Avoid Them.
Your partner’s expectation that you will now supervise his love interest isn’t coming from a place of leadership or ethical awareness.
When a supervisor dates an employee it is never a private matter.
Q: My business partner is dating one of his direct reports.
To avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest, he wants her to report to me instead.