3 under 30: boost your meetings!

We are used to conventional structures when we come together to discuss something. And discussing things is the most part of our days as Salesforce professionals: new ideas, requirements, challenges, demos, options, alignment, troubleshooting, design, training… The ways we often operate is that the overarching structure is either too inhibiting – think of things like: Read more about 3 under 30: boost your meetings![…]

Admin Interview Questions & Preparation

If you’re looking to join the Salesforce ecosystem, expand your circle of influence and are keen to increase value in what you do everyday. If you’re striving to have a positive impact in the community, and tackling cross cloud projects: Welcome to the Salesforce world! I have been recently asked on the subject of “Admin Read more about Admin Interview Questions & Preparation[…]

Improve Salesforce Development & Delivery

Last year we looked at Salesforce DevOps (Part 1 & Part 2), where, in a nutshell, the aim is to enable a fast flow of planned work into production (tens, hundreds, thousands of deploys a day), whilst having top stability, reliability and security. Easier said that done, right? As teams enhancing the Salesforce platform and Read more about Improve Salesforce Development & Delivery[…]

🔔 Salesforce Notification Builder?

Did you know you can use Salesforce Notification Builder to create custom notifications for teams, task queues, and public groups? Or even to replace standard notifications or disable what’s not needed! In all honestly Custom Notifications is something I haven’t played much with, I admit I almost missed the feature all together. You can trigger Read more about 🔔 Salesforce Notification Builder?[…]

Update All Subscriber List in Marketing Cloud

The All Subscribers list in Marketing Cloud is considered the master list of records for the Marketing Cloud Email Studio account. Every subscriber in your account appears in the All Subscribers list. Subscribers added to a subscriber list join the All Subscribers list at the same time. This also happens with the standard connector and Read more about Update All Subscriber List in Marketing Cloud[…]

Preparation for the Einstein Analytics Exam

It was only two months ago when this happened: Quite a few people have reached out asking about the preparation for the exam and guidance, hence me writing this here for accessible content. Generally So any certification I do is within context, with that I mean already having worked on the product in question for Read more about Preparation for the Einstein Analytics Exam[…]

Salesforce DevOps?! Part 1

I’ve read recently Accelerate, The Science of Lean Software and DevOps by Gene Kim, Jez Humble, and Nicole Forsgren. This book explains how DevOps emerged, to solve building secure, resilient, rapidly evolving distributed systems at scale; and which capabilities paradigm to focus on to continuously drive improvement. All research based from surveys from the State Read more about Salesforce DevOps?! Part 1[…]

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10 VS Code Extensions that will supercharge your Salesforce development

Some of you may have been wondering what has happened to Mike and even Chris, why such a long hiatus? There is no single reason or easy explanation other than life. Let’s just say various life challenges converged. As part of tackling life’s challenges, I’ve been looking at ways to be more productive with my Read more about 10 VS Code Extensions that will supercharge your Salesforce development[…]

Trending Snapshot with Einstein Analytics

Welcome to an article about articles 🙂 We had good fun discovering Einstein Analytics recently. One of the use cases that seemed to take longer than expected was to provide a visual dashboard to a content manager about the consumption of knowledge articles. The context for it was to be able to organise the workload Read more about Trending Snapshot with Einstein Analytics[…]

Lightning Enterprise Transition

Recently I’ve been involved with a Lightning Transition for an enterprise size Salesforce customer, as unfortunately I still hear that some enterprise organisations haven’t yet made the move. So here goes with some of the process and learnings from my recent involvement in doing so. Context Once upon a time… it started 17/Apr/18 2:43 PM, Read more about Lightning Enterprise Transition[…]