According to one survey conducted by CareerBuilder, 38 percent of people have dated a coworker at some point. Another survey found that 14 percent of couples who met at work ended up getting married. This outpaced the number of those who got married after being introduced by friends (11 percent).
Is it common for coworkers to date?
A lot of adults are simply meeting most of the new people in their lives at work, so naturally colleagues become part of the dating pool. Short of marriage, four in ten people report having dated a coworker before, and 17 percent say theyve done it at least twice.
How common are affairs with coworkers?
Apparently cheating on a partner with a colleague is relatively common. Although 19% of employees admitted to stepping out on their partner with a colleague at work, a surprising 44% of employees have known colleagues who had affairs at work or on business trips.
Should I sleep with a coworker?
So if you ask me, yes, you should definitely sleep with a co-worker, if thats what you want. Just take the necessary steps not to let it hurt your professional reputation. Because there is a way to handle it — and its not more complicated than any other complicated relationship.