Dangers of dating the boss
" The inequity of power, desire to associate with power or attain more power all factor into the situation.
There's also the power that comes from flying in the face of convention and sampling forbidden fruit.
And since work continues to be the main way in which we meet, socialize with, and get to know people, that would shut the door to many opportunities, both platonic and romantic.
Once you are an adult a potential relationship with your boss may not necessarily have the same forbidden quality, but it is something you should consider very carefully as it could have long term consequences on both your careers.