In New Zealand, we format our dates dd/mm/yy. However, the United States format as mm/dd/yy.
When I see a date by itself, like 12/01/09, I ask “is this the 12th of January or the 1st of December”?
When I started working with Oracle RDBMS, a habit I picked up was to format dates dd-mon-yyyy.
This avoided the dd/mm [...] Read More...