The rules of email etiquette are not "rules" in the sense that the email etiquette police will come after you if you don't follow them.
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Comma, colon, hyphen and semicolon—all exist for a reason: they make it easier to understand the intended meaning of a sentence.
Seven out of ten women consider a winking emoticon as tantamount to a date proposal, as do nine out of ten men.
So that’s the flirting covered, now onto the romance itself.
Think of that classic office boy-meets-girl fairytale beginning – the eyes meeting across a crowded lift.
So, whilst we don’t usually advertise our flexible workspaces on the grounds of their excellent opportunities to find love, there’s no doubt that co-working in a dynamic business centre can do wonders for your social life as well as giving you a refreshing change of routine.
Choose a workplace where there are new people coming and going and where people socialise and network, and the hopes of meeting the love of your life must surely brighten.
The lesson here is choose your work environment carefully – in a busy multi-company location, your prince or princess charming may not even work in the same firm as you (which can help avoid accusations of career opportunism).
Obviously, most office workers welcome office romances in the sense that it gives them something to gossip about – the meaningful looks, the hook-up, the highs and the lows, the ending. Nearly 80 per cent of people who’ve dated someone at work say they’ve not been treated negatively by colleagues after a romance has been made public. Here are a few tips to the modern etiquette of office romances: And finally, what if it all goes wrong?