Friends On The Job; Colleagues Should Step Carefully When Forging Bonds At The Office
This article addresses the difficulties of defining and navigating between personal “friendships” and workplace relationships. The author interviewed business people, consulted books and sought insights from sociologists and career consultants. Readers are provided tips on avoiding pitfalls and establishing the boundaries that allow workplace relationships to develop in an appropriate and mutually comfortable way.
Source: Chicago Tribune; Aug 3, 2005