Workplace Romance: How Should Employers Handle?

office romance

Why should employers be concerned if employees engage in romantic relationships at work? HR.BLR.com Legal Editor Joan Farrell explains the potential consequences of a workplace romance gone wrong and how employers can take steps to protect themselves from claims of discrimination, harassment or retaliation, including workplace dating policies and ‘love contracts.


 

 

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Jessica Miller-Merrell

Jessica Miller-Merrell

Jessica Miller-Merrell (@jmillermerrell) is a workplace change agent, author and consultant focused on human resources and talent acquisition living in Austin, TX. Recognized by Forbes as a top 50 social media influencer and is a global speaker. She’s the founder of Workology, a workplace HR resource and host of the Workology Podcast.

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