I have user who creates a record and User's Supervisor, who need to get notification about new record (different Users have different Supervisors and they input them manually into field when create a new record).
(Users I've mentioned are domain users with emails assigned to them and we use Outlook that is integrated with our sharepoint)
Yes, it's very easy. When configuring the email action of your workflow, click the button on the To line and choose "lookup user from workflow." That will let you choose the Supervisor field from the Current Item - very simple and works very
Btw, the thread you referenced was for 2007. This is the 2010 forum, and you didn't specify your version, so the assumption is you're using 2010.
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