Clients and Profits - here's your workflow open application > click on the baloney (some say its a Dali style clock, no its baloney) > press tab > find that one job number out of all the job numbers that have ever existed since your company bought the software > put in the amount time > repeat until your day's worth of time is complete > click on next day > then the damn thing asks you if you want to save, or blow away that day's work. its a damn fine application... -----Original Message----- From: rudy [mailto:r937 at interlog.com] Sent: Thursday, January 11, 2001 2:22 PM To: evolt thelist Subject: Re: [thelist] Filling up timesheets - good or bad? > Firstly the time reporting program was HORRENDOUS to use. > Ugh - definitely the worst user interface I have ever experienced couldn't be, steve, the worst timesheet user interface in the known universe was at my former company -- i designed the database, but "under protest," because the developer wouldn't reveal user requirements to me, instead came over every other day to "add just one more column" or change a relationship from one-to-many to many-to-many... i ended up revising the database design i think seventeen times... anyhow, the user interface was ungodly complex, you never knew where you were or what you could do next did i mention the developer was a powerbuilder programmer just learning netscape livewire? ye gods... still, i'm proud of my work -- http://rudy.ca/tm1.gif -- but not sure if i should include this database design in my online résumé (suggestions welcomed -- please contact me off list) anyhow, nobody likes time sheets, which have to be the second most common place for "creative accounting" (right after expense accounts) see http://rudy.ca/timesheet.gif rudy --------------------------------------- For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archive of TheList go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !