You might discover a hobby or interest that you share in common or some details on what they are looking for in a partner. You should definitely avoid mentioning anything work related or refer to anyone else in the office, this will only remind both of you that you are in fact colleagues and may plant the seeds of doubt in one or both of your minds.On the other hand, you also have the benefit of having seen this person in real life, having heard their laugh, seen their smile, and possibly even seen them under pressure. If you’re thinking about it long enough to check their profile more than once, then you’ve already made your choice. Well, you could take the easy option of simply liking their profile or photos. Once again the ball is in their court, but at least this way some kind of action must be taken.Nevertheless, one-third of singles have dated a coworker, according a 2016 survey.The workplace is one of the most common places people meet their significant others; it's even more common than apps or online dating according to one Google poll.This is especially true if you work with people who are also your friends outside of work.Whether or not you are going to be able to hide your relationship will depend on the entire set of circumstances.[Read: Love or career – How to make the right choice] The dos and don’ts of dating a coworker If you choose to throw caution to the wind and date a coworker anyways because you just want to follow your little heart, more power to you!
There are also a lot of problems that could stem from a situation like that, especially if the couple has a tendency to have problems in their relationship.
There are a few golden rules that dictate our love lives, never date a best friend’s ex and never upset your new partner’s best friend…some believe that dating a co-worker should also be high on the list of no nos. There are a few golden rules that dictate our love lives, never date a best friend’s ex and never upset your new partner’s best friend are the two big ones.
And there are those that believe that dating a co-worker should also be high on the list of no nos. There was a time when making moves towards a co-worker meant stopping by their desk or bumping into them accidentally (on purpose) in the coffee room.
Always Use Discretion If it is possible not to let anyone know that you are dating then that would be the most ideal thing to do.
However, this is not always realistic as people tend to make it their business to know what is happening with everyone.
The ideal situation is if you are in two different groups and do not actually work together.