28 Jun '14, 1pm

Coffee maker stopped working? Call someone in IT. #coffee

Coffee maker stopped working? Call someone in IT. #coffee

When it takes an IT professional to fix the coffee maker. A while back I was traveling on business and spent a few days with a company that takes its coffee breaks very seriously. As you can see in the photo above, they have a couple of pretty fancy brewers in the kitchen area. Coffee, espresso, cappuccino, latte…take your pick. However, being there for a few days allowed me to discern a pattern. That being, if you wanted any kind of coffee, you had better grab your brew well before mid-day. Why? Because by then one or both brewers had stopped working. This happened all three days I was there. The part that made me smile was when I approached someone who was working on the bigger of the two machines, trying to fix it. “I guess you’re from IT,” I said, joking. “How did you guess?” He replied. Yep, fixing the coffee machine had become the responsibility of the geeks in IT, b...

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