A fridge with bottles of beer and wine

Friday Fridge

Following our last post, we came in for some heavy criticism on Instagram for the lack of “Friday throat sauce”.

To demonstrate that we aren’t all about the Ocean Spray and Tommy J, here is our drinks fridge, located in the open office, which is topped weekly but never, ever opened before 5pm on a Friday (except perhaps on Christmas eve 😉

In today's bustling business landscape, the inclusion of drinks fridges within office spaces has become an increasingly valued amenity. These compact yet essential appliances offer a multitude of benefits that cater to the well-being and productivity of employees. As the midday slump approaches, a quick stroll to the office drinks fridge not only quenches thirst but also provides a moment of respite from the day's demands.

The convenience of having chilled beverages readily available creates an environment that encourages hydration, social interaction and well-being among staff members. Moreover, the presence of a drinks fridge cultivates a sense of camaraderie and community within the workplace, serving as a focal point for casual conversations and spontaneous interactions that help build stronger relationships among colleagues.

Furthermore, by providing a variety of beverage options, from refreshing sparkling water to energizing alcoholic brews, these fridges cater to diverse preferences, ensuring that each individual can find a drink that suits their taste and dietary needs. This thoughtful provision of refreshments not only enhances employee satisfaction but also demonstrates a company's commitment to prioritizing the comfort and happiness of its workforce.

Ultimately, drinks fridges in offices transcend their practical function, symbolizing a commitment to fostering a positive and inclusive work environment. They stand as a testament to an organization's understanding of the importance of small gestures in nurturing a culture of well-being and productivity, where the needs and comfort of employees are central to the company's ethos.

Right, now pipe down, you lot. #jaegerbombs #showusyourfridge #officefridge #needsdefrosting

Beer fridge

James Naylor

James Naylor is ITbuilder's Managing Director and Founder. He has worked in technology since the early nineties and, after a decade in the corporate world, went into business himself.

James has lead ITbuilder for over two decades, building the business into the force that it is today, but is still a technician at heart and still very hands on with tech.

Despite growing up in Hertfordshire, James lives in the Netherlands for five years as well as London, before returning and setting up the base in Hertford, where he lives today.

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