winding down

With the merger winding down, my team will soon disperse. We managed a thousand servers which supported over seven billion dollars in sales. These guys met every challenge, innovated, standardized and automated – truly rock stars. The stress was great and they never faltered.

The million dollar team

The million dollar team

But we had fun too….

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working days – horses

Horses are alot like people. On a horse ranch, they need to work. That means a commute each morning. Some are leaders

leading the way - picture by Jason Stomps, all rights reserved

leading the way – picture by Jason Stomps, all rights reserved

Some trot behind.

trotting in  picture by Jason Stomps - all rights reserved

trotting in picture by Jason Stomps – all rights reserved

And of course there’s always a joker in the bunch.

Always a comedian in the bunch. - picture by Jason Stomps, all rights reserved

Always a comedian in the bunch. – picture by Jason Stomps, all rights reserved

Some are content to mosey in, just like some people I work with…

Last one in gets to do less. Picture by Jason Stomps - all rights reserved

Last one in gets to do less.
– picture by Jason Stomps, all rights reserved

Horses even have cliques, here Chief ( red ) tells Lacey and Sunday this cubicle is taken. Don’t they look mean with their ears back? A bit like my daughters when I told them “Nothing good happens after midnight.”

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Just like us, these horses work every day. But don’t feel too bad, they winter running free on a huge ranch. I wonder if like me, they wish they could prance away from responsibility?

What me worry ? Picture Jason Stomps - all rights reserved

What me worry ?
Picture Jason Stomps – all rights reserved

May your work bring you pleasure.


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