Bright Ideas: October 2018

Hello, hello. Welcome to another blog in our Bright Ideas series, where we shine a light on a Salesforce community idea which we think deserves your vote. And for this idea, we’ve got something Lightning-y for you… Hey, what’s the big idea? What do we want? The ability to preview different page layouts when editing Read more about Bright Ideas: October 2018[…]

Fact Check: Dreamforce 2018 Keynote

This week is the first of a six-week stretch when we (and you) have to do without Ines and her thought-provoking musings. (Boo, hiss, how dare she get married, etc.) So that means that for the next six weeks, not only do you have to put up with Mike and me, but also that Mike Read more about Fact Check: Dreamforce 2018 Keynote[…]

Embrace Negative Reviews

You may have already read in Chris’ post ‘How to Do Dreamforce Remotely‘ which is helpful especially for me as this year Dreamforce is a no-no, the main reason is well… I’m getting married a week after 🙂 Even though my high levels of FOMO, I’m trying to be logically about it: travelling across the Read more about Embrace Negative Reviews[…]

Three (and a half) things we learned this week

As I was planning what to write about in this week’s blog, it struck me that there were a number of updates floating around the Salesforce world (well, my small part of it) that could be classified as ‘pretty interesting’, but that maybe didn’t warrant a whole post on their own. So instead, let’s throw Read more about Three (and a half) things we learned this week[…]

Trailblazing in Hyderabad

Time indeed flies when you are having fun! I can’t believe it has been already over a month since my ‘weekend break‘ to India. Yes, literally, I flew over to India (9.5h flight) for 3 days 🙂 As mentioned in the previous post I was honoured to be invited as prominent speaker to Hyderabad Trailblazin  the newest to Read more about Trailblazing in Hyderabad[…]

Get Comfy with the Winter ’19 Pre-Release

Sometimes the best news comes without a fanfare. Now it’s official that the entire Salesforce Weekly team will be absent from Dreamforce – but don’t worry, we can still do it remotely – we were looking for something to cheer us up and distract us from the mountains of work we currently find ourselves under. Read more about Get Comfy with the Winter ’19 Pre-Release[…]

Bright Ideas: July 2018

Earlier this year, Chris kicked off an idea about ideas – in the form of our “Salesforce Weekly Bright Ideas” series. So here is my take on an extremely VOTE-WORTHY idea floating round the Idea Exchange… Hey, what’s the big idea? Well it’s one for which I keep getting email notifications whenever new comments appear – which Read more about Bright Ideas: July 2018[…]

Learning Latin with Summer ’18

I bet you never thought that a Salesforce release would help you brush up on your Latin skills. But, with just a light sprinkling of creative licence, I hope to set out to prove that to be the case today. Let’s give you a bit of context. If you’re a proud holder of any Salesforce Read more about Learning Latin with Summer ’18[…]

Be more Agile with Continuous Improvement

Earlier this year we talked about becoming more agile and two key items to get you started on your agility journey. Visual representation of the work in progress Retrospectives Now, let’s admit it, there was an underlying theme: Incremental. And why do we want to deliver incrementally? Last century we focused on execution rather than innovation. We had Read more about Be more Agile with Continuous Improvement[…]

Mike’s Prediction Builder: Will Salesforce be Slacking Off at Dreamforce?

Ok, hands up – who thought I was slacking off on the blog front? Well I’m back! It looks like we accidentally created a Dreamforce mini-series here at Salesforce Weekly, when Chris kicked us off with “How to do Dreamforce Remotely”, followed up by Ines with “Get Involved and Speak” to coincide with the Dreamforce Read more about Mike’s Prediction Builder: Will Salesforce be Slacking Off at Dreamforce?[…]