Public speaking can be a frightening experience for some. For others, public speaking comes naturally. Either way, public speaking requires a set of skills which, if mastered, can make all the difference in a presentation. I recently attended a Salesforce event with several speakers, and instead of taking notes about the session content, I was taking […]Read more "My Top Public Speaking Pet Peeves"
ver the last few years, we’ve seen the concept of a presentation change from slides with a high-word density that are read verbatim, to an engaging, funny and enlightening presentation that get us to think and take action. Organizations like TED, which have helped to create and perpetuate this movement, to Nancy Duarte, who writes […]Read more "How to Craft an Engaging Presentation"
Dreamforce is upon us! Today I’m flying into San Francisco, and I could not be more pumped! Today’s post is going to be short because there is just too much awesomeness happening this year. Here are the top 5 things you can’t miss at Dreamforce! 1. Lightning Experience With the new announcement of Lightening, I […]Read more "Top 5 Things You Can’t Miss at Dreamforce ’15"
Scheduling your time at Dreamforce can become quite an ordeal. With sessions, meetups, customer meetings and networking events, most folks find that their calendar is totally booked before even arriving in San Francisco. When Agenda Builder goes live, there tends to be a mad dash to reserve your spot in the sessions of your choice. […]Read more "Scheduling Your Time at Dreamforce for Maximum Awesomeness"
Today is the first day of Dreamforce and San Francisco is abuzz. The city is always a great place to be, but it’s even cooler with over 100k of my closest friends. But, not everyone can be here in-person this week. Perhaps you are one of them. If so, this post is for you. Nearly […]Read more "The Office Prisoner’s Guide to Dreamforce"
Dreamforce is literally just a few weeks away and that means it is time to start planning. Dreamforce can be an overwhelming experience which is why I enlisted the help of the Salesforce MVP’s to come up with 30 Insider Dreamforce Tips & Tricks. Whether you are a Dreamforce novice or repeat attendee, you’ll find […]Read more "30 Insider Dreamforce Tips & Tricks"
Dreamforce is right around the corner which means that you, as a manager, need to decide if your administrator should attend or not. We all know that budgets are tight and conferences like Dreamforce seem to get canned. I get it. I really do. But I firmly believe that your administrator needs to attend regardless – […]Read more "Why You Can’t Afford NOT to Send Your Administrator to Dreamforce"