If you're even remotely interested, you'll need to seriously consider all the potential downsides of going out with your boss, including how okay you are with how other colleagues might react and treat you, Kerr says."Will you be comfortable with the potential gossip that might arise?Do you feel both parties will be able to keep it strictly professional and not let it affect your work?Moreover, since both have the same type of work, it means communication and understanding is quite easy to handle since your interests and liking’s in life are similar.Therefore, both of you might feel infatuated towards each other.So before you get too close with your boss, see how the company will handle it.Some organisations have a very narrow-minded attitude towards such relationships.
But you need to understand the pros and cons of this bond before you get involved.Coworkers might also get jealous and try to sabotage you on the job (lame, but it happens).Plus, if there's a company policy against it or someone can prove that you've gotten perks as the result of being the boss's girl, you're jeopardizing both of your careers. Get a new job ASAP, advises career expert Alexandra Levit, author of Blind Spots: The 10 Business Myths You Can't Afford to Believe on Your New Path to Success.So if your boss, who has been admiring you for a while, finally decides to make a move, you'll want to be prepared."Although office romances sometimes lead to long-term relationships and even marriages, as a general rule it's never a good idea to date the boss," says Michael Kerr, an international business speaker and author of "The Humor Advantage.How will both parties deal with it if it doesn't work out?You need to have a completely open and frank discussion with your boss in a neutral setting to make sure all of your concerns are heard and acknowledged," he explains.The modern hectic lifestyle could be the reason why many people fall in love with their office colleagues or even bosses.Another reason for the same could be the increasing number of hours people are spending in office.Once you're settled in your new gig, you can pursue the relationship—and then you won't have to worry about the stress that comes with dating the boss.Romance is in the air this time of year — which can drive people to think with their heart instead of their head.