I need this kind of
ORDER BY to list my curriculum vitae data: when
null it means that the job is your current job (you can have multiple current jobs), then I must list them first. Then, I need to list all the others ordered by the
IF was my only choice. I know that it is never a good option to use
IFs in queries (at least that's how I learned it), so I am asking here if there is any better solution.
SELECT ep.nome_empresa, ep.data_inicio, ep.descricao, ct.nome as contratacao_tipo_nome, p.nome as profissao_nome, IF(ep.data_termino IS NULL,NOW(),ep.data_termino) as data_term FROM experiencia_profissional as ep JOIN contratacao_tipo as ct ON ct.codigo = ep.codigo_contratacao_tipo JOIN profissao as p ON p.codigo = ep.codigo_profissao JOIN experiencia_profissional_membro as epm ON epm.codigo_experiencia_profissional = ep.codigo JOIN membro as m ON m.codigo = epm.codigo_membro JOIN usuario as u ON u.codigo_membro = m.codigo WHERE u.codigo = 124 ORDER by data_term DESC, ep.data_inicio ASC