Helen Fisher, Match.com's official chief scientific officer, says that people tend to fall in love with someone they're physically around and who also share the same goals, values, educational background and intelligence.
, Barnes & Noble was so offended that someone would actively encourage co-worker hookups that it initially refused to stock the book.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.We met at a game company in 2005, and for more than a year were just coworkers.(It later reversed the decision.) Even then, though, surveys showed half of us have had an office fling; and today, a whopping The shameful holiday-party hookup is no longer the primary association with intra-office romance. In some industries, the open business and romantic partnership is even I concede that meeting someone at work makes logical sense.Lines between professional and personal lives are blurrier than ever, partly for practical reasons — even post-recession, most of us are still — and partly for cultural ones.So make sure that there is no PDA at the work place because it does make other people uncomfortable and you never know who might just raise an issue about the same.