Humourist Dave Barry once quipped, “It is inhumane, in my opinion, to force people who have a genuine medical need for coffee to wait in line behind people who apparently view it as some kind of recreational activity.” Talk to your java-inclined coworkers at 8:31 a.m. and Barry’s opinion might not be taken as a joke.
You may be surprised to hear that researchers at MIT have published papers which suggest that drinking coffee with coworkers actually increases productivity. And TIME reckons a regular cup of joe even lengthens life! In fact, there are plenty of benefits for workers who drink coffee. Just check out this infographic from Zoho to get a taste for them all!