Tags: Office romance

One in five workers would sleep with the boss to gain promotion

Not everyone wants to open their heart about who their new squeeze might be – especially if they work in the same office – according to a new survey of UK workers from Nottingham-based recruitment specialists staffbay.com. The staffbay.com poll reveals that over half (55 per cent) of the 5,000 people surveyed think that office…

Over half of workers feel a workplace romance would harm their career

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and with it many workers may be considering their options for finding love. As almost everyone working longer hours, starting relationships with colleagues is often less of a taboo, and more of an ‘I do’ – which can be a tricky situation for employers to manage. In order to find…

Valentine’s Day – businesses beware!

According to new research by recruitment specialist, OfficeTeam, 97% of HR directors either always or sometimes allow office romances in the workplace. Of the 200 HR directors who were asked, ’What is your company’s policy on workplace romance?’, only 4% said that it is banned from taking place in the office. The survey questioned 200…