First, while the guidelines are voluntary, it is certainly possible that they might become mandatory at some point, so acting now will help you avoid scrambling to meet some potential future deadline
You can use the =DATEVALUE and NOW() functions to tell you how many calendar days there are between the day you open the workbook and the future deadline
(see exhibit 5, above).
In its filing, the state contended that the Energy Department seeks to eliminate most hard deadlines in favor of a process for establishing future deadlines
We need to be told what further penalties are applicable if future deadlines
are not met.
Terrance Tardy will turn in a poorly written paper several days late, which will need to be penalized, lest other students decide to ignore future deadlines
The meetings are split up into a morning and afternoon session and allow Burgess to focus on updates, future deadlines
, and any problems that have arisen.
If future deadlines
are missed, such as the elections deadline (which was missed in July 1994) or the deadline(s) for the beginning and end of final status talks, the structure and credibility of the agreement could gradually be undermined.