|Date: ||Wed, 28 Jun 2000 01:13:20 GMT|
|Reply-To: ||Lou Pogoda <lpogoda@HOME.NOSPAM.COM>|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Lou Pogoda <lpogoda@HOME.NOSPAM.COM>|
|Organization: ||@Home Network|
|Subject: ||Re: MERGE|
SFBAY0001 wrote in message <firstname.lastname@example.org>...
lotsa stuff snipped for brevity
>I agree, but, when you consider what the poster's boss wants:
>>My supervisor is more insistant that a >look at the PDV shows the merged
>>variables showing up in that order.
>This clearly suggests that "management" is clueless about both how the SAS
>System works with variable _and_ also unclear as to how much unnecessary
>will be spent by their subordinates creating such data sets for no good
> Ask me again why I am an independent consultant....!
Has no one ever argued with a boss before? In my experience, it's quite
possible to go head to head on a technical issue and come out on top, if you
know what you're talking about. Especially if the boss doesn't.