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How often do work flings actually happen and how the ef does one actually go about starting one

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Don't do it if it is on the same engagement. Bad news Bears. Taken from personal experience.

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Step 1: Be good looking. .. Sorry bud

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Don't dip your pen in the company's ink. Just wait until one of you leaves, which inevitably happens.

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Don't do it. Had a thing with my manager and it was a huge mistake

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No big deal as long as it doesn't spread like wildfire. Easy to start if you're on the same playing field. Go grab drinks after work.

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Just be cool baby

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Agreed. Never on the same project. Playing with fire

Nope just nope

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