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November 18, 2011

HR Fact Friday: Give Me My Coffee!

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If you need that morning cup of joe every day to get you going, you are not alone.  According to a survey by Dunkin’ Donuts and CareerBuilder, nearly half of all U.S. workers (46%) claim that they are less productive without coffee.  (Note to office manager:  time to upgrade that coffee pot!)  Other key coffee consumption trends in the workplace include:

Coffee has helped younger workers, aged 18 to 24, with their careers by providing an opportunity to network with other coworkers.

The region with the most workday coffee drinkers is in the Northeast, with 49% of employees admitting to needing coffee while on the job. And for some, one cup is not enough!  The majority of coffee drinkers (61%) drink two cups or more each workday.