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LucidDev2-Jun-23 6:42
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My story is not as good. In fact, it didn't have a happy ending.

In the early nineties, before I incorporated, I got a gig to create a payroll system for a national fitness company. The payroll system was just for the professional trainers, who had a complex method for determining how they would be paid. For the sake of argument, this was bonus pay. There was a one-person department that did all this processing. As the company expanded, it was taking this one person nearly the full month to process the payments for the Personal Trainers. The company was worried that they soon wouldn't be able to make payments in time, so I was hired to analyze the process and build a solution.

The computer program that I developed solved the problem, reducing the process from weeks to days (data entry was now the most consuming part of the process). Everyone was happy, except when they decided to lay off the person who originally did the process. Yes, it was sad, but that wasn't my call. This was the last gig I did for the fitness company before I moved on to another gig. Maybe not a good ending, but it was a big accomplishment.
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