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i have an sql table with table strucutre

id  autonumber
supervisorid number
firstname text
lastname text

how can i write a query to get a report to who is the supervisor for an employee

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employeefirst and lastname and supervisor for that employee.

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David Todd earned 1000 total points
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Hi,

The answer is to do a self-join

HTH
  David
select
	e.firstName as EmFirst
	, e.lastName as EmLast
	, isnull( s.firstName, '' ) as SupFirst
	, isnull( s.lastName, '' ) as SupLast
from dbo.Employees e
left outer join dbo.Employees s
	on e.SuperviserID = s.ID

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