London’s Calling ’21 The Great Reassessment

Who would have said that after presenting last year in the keynote room of 800+ seats (mostly empty, yet thankfully blasting online) we would been running a fully virtual #LC21. Hats off once again to the team at Londons Calling for the conference they have put together. I can only begin to imagine the mammoth Read more about London’s Calling ’21 The Great Reassessment[…]

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 DevOps?! Part 2

In Part 1 we covered the basic concepts of what DevOps is. Now, these articles were inspired after finishing the book Accelerate, The Science of Lean Software and DevOps by Gene Kim, Jez Humble, and Nicole Forsgren. From the research of the State Of DevOps, they have learnt there are capabilities, as enablers, to build Read more about Salesforce DevOps?! Part 2[…]

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[…]

Trailblazing is to Inspect & Adapt

We have a bit of a theme going on here: Agile. I must admit that may be my fault! Being a Trailblazer is being a person who is the first to do something; an innovator. And to be an innovator in our ever-changing environment you need to ‘inspect & adapt’. Especially now, as things change Read more about Trailblazing is to Inspect & Adapt[…]

Mind The Product

Grab you agile hat, let’s wear it for a bit… Continuing our agile post tags this time we’re thinking about product. What ever we developing in essence it’s core is a product. Product management is a hotter topic than ever, I believe that moving from project-based thinking to product-based thinking is an essential part of delivering a Read more about Mind The Product[…]

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[…]

The Tour of What’s Coming!

I was very lucky to have been invited to the Product Roadmap Tour’s London Event, an initiative where Salesforce brings customers together to discuss the vision and direction of their products. It was hosted on multiple days across different cities: Atlanta, New York City, Chicago, Minneapolis, San Francisco, London and Washington DC – the team Read more about The Tour of What’s Coming![…]

Being More Agile

A new year comes with new year resolutions and new release logos. Clearly the theme here must be about being Agile. Every individual and organisation can benefit from becoming more agile in 2018. In 2006 Salesforce made the switch from a waterfall approach to agile in order to improve productivity within a growing global engineering team. Read more about Being More Agile[…]

Why is Salesforce Awesome?

It made sense for me to have my first official post as a SalesforceWeek.ly teamy about why I have chosen Salesforce as my career. Well, it all started once upon a time… I was helping a company on an interim placement with their CRM roadmap, we had a great (and relatively newly appointed) CEO that Read more about Why is Salesforce Awesome?[…]