Love at Work: The Perks and the Perils of an Office Romance

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Shelly and Kevin Shenoy

With Valentine's Day soon upon us, we dedicate this week's work conversation to the topic of the modern workplace romance. Is there a right way to do it? Can you get fired for it? And how do you become the next Jim and Pam, while avoiding the outcome of David Letterman?

Beth Kobliner, The Takeaway's work contributor, offers up stats and advice for people who are crushed out on co-workers. And Shelly and Kevin Shenoy, a happily married couple who met at work, share their story.

Read more about their romance on our blog.


Kevin Shenoy and Shelly Shenoy

Produced by:

Kristen Meinzer


Beth Kobliner

Comments [2]

Carol Belling from Amherst NY

Kevin and Shelly we so cherish your romantic meeting, becoming friends then marriage. Sounds good to us. Good Lord willing we will be married 55 years next June. Being friends is so to be cherished. Having fun lots of laughs, dancing how good is that? God be with you for a lifetime of happiness. So happy we found this on the web. God's Blessings to you. ~~~~Carol and Bruce

Nov. 08 2011 06:55 PM
Michael Putman from Riverdale Bronx, New York

We are forty-two years into our marriage after a 2-year office romance. The best thing about the office setting was the honest surprise of everyone when we announced our engagement. By mutual agreement we stayed totally discreet in and around the office. Only one girl suspected something was going on.

Feb. 09 2010 09:13 AM

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