Moving into a Consulting role in 2015, I quickly learned how much work time was spent on non-work items. As a Consultant, time tracking is a huge part of my day, and it became very clear, very fast, just how unproductive I was in a traditional salary role! In my quest to become more productive, I’ve […]Read more "My Favorite Productivity Tools Revealed"
Managing Salesforce users doesn’t seem like a big deal but believe it or not, there are best practices for managing Salesforce users. Incorrect management of users and licenses can cause data integrity issues in the org among other things. Best practices apply to every area of Salesforce and user management is no different. So, here […]Read more "Best Practices for Managing Salesforce Users"
The So You Want My Job series provides a day in the life overview of a particular Salesforce job, written by a professional who holds that job title. Hopefully, these posts will provide insights and answer some of your questions. Today, we’ll get a glimpse into the role of a Salesforce Mobile Architect. The Job My name is […]Read more "So You Want My Job: Salesforce Mobile Architect"
Every Salesforce Administrator and Consultant looks for tools to make tasks easier. While Salesforce is easy to learn, there are some actions which require a multitude of clicks. Field creation, for example, is easy but takes a long time when creating a whole host of new fields. Exporting org metadata can be complex and cumbersome, […]Read more "Salesforce Toolkit – A Salesforce Professional’s Swiss Army Knife"
One of the things I love about Process Builder is that you don’t need to know code to configure a solution that once required Apex. Because Process Builder is built with Flow as the chassis, you can do a lot of cool stuff with it and not know how to write a single line of […]Read more "Appending a Long Area Text Field With Process Builder"
$3,726,400. That’s a lot of money – and the amount that you could be earning over the course of your working life as a Salesforce Professional in Denver. If you’ve ever thought that becoming a millionaire was unattainable, you thought wrong. Over the course of your working life, multiple millions of dollars will pass through your […]Read more "Don’t Leave Money on the Table – Negotiate Your Salary"
Over the last few weeks, I’ve seen a lot of questions on the Success Community wondering if it would be wise to switch over to Lightning Experience given the org’s configuration and the missing features of LEX. I’ve written a guest post, featured on the Salesforce Admins blog (formerly ButtonClick Admin) today about this very topic. […]Read more "Is Your Salesforce Org Ready for Lightning Experience?"