Aaron Gouveia has worked as the Content Manager of Salary.com since 2011. Prior to that, he was an award-winning journalist at several prominent New England newspapers. Read more...
In an ideal world there would be no favorites. But as most employees will tell you, work is often far from ideal.
When it comes to favoritism in the workplace, both men and women agree that it occurs. But they have different opinions as to who the beneficiaries are. More than half -- 53% -- of women say that men are favored at work. And while 20% of men agree with that opinion, 21% of men believe women enjoy preferred status at the office.
Only 4% of women believe other women are the favored sex at the office.