What is the current best practice for displaying records in alternate
This relates to an internal scheduling app I’m trying to get off the
ground for our photo studio.
I have a model: Assignment
I’d like the office manager to be able to get a sense of what time
slots are available in the coming week when booking a new assignment.
I hope to use Dan McGrady’s WeeklyBuilder plugin. This plugin’s index
controller constrains the returned data to a five day range, and the
index view presents it nicely in a week format using a specific
However, I can also see the need to just present a list of
assignments, newest to oldest, using the app’s generic application
layout and stylesheet. (And maybe, if I get really ambitions, a month
I don’t object to having the default display of assignments be the
weekly presentation because I feel that’s likely to be the most used
feature. But what would be the best practice to alternatively find all
assignments and render them to a condensed list-like view using the
application layout and stylesheet?