Personal Relationships Complicate Workplace
Byline: Bureau of Labor & Industries in The Register-Guard
ON THE JOB
Question: I own and operate a family-style restaurant. We want to maintain a family-friendly atmosphere.
Three months ago, I hired Helen, a new waitress. She does her job well, but it's obvious that she and the manager, Bob, are attracted to each other. I've seen them giggling and touching when they pass each other and one of my employees said he saw them "making out."
This certainly does not fit the family-friendly atmosphere we are trying to create. It also hasn't escaped my notice that Bob seems to be scheduling Helen for some of the more desirable shifts, where …
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Publication information: Article title: Personal Relationships Complicate Workplace. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Register Guard (Eugene, OR). Publication date: July 16, 2006. Page number: D2. © Not available. COPYRIGHT 2006 Gale Group.
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