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?[…]

My DreamOlé Highlights

Last night I returned from a trip to Madrid to attend the first community-led Salesforce event in Spain: DreamOlé. I had decided to attend this event instead of this year’s World Tour stop in London (for the reasons I outlined in this post) and I can tell you that I was extremely pleased with my decision! Read more about My DreamOlé Highlights[…]

Admin Commandment #8: An Awesome Admin should always… care about the community!

As we approach the end of our Awesome Admin Ten Commandments series, we simply had to find space for a commandment relating to the Salesforce community which has taught us, and countless others, so much over the years. In an earlier commandment, we talked about the benefits of admins pushing on with their own learning Read more about Admin Commandment #8: An Awesome Admin should always… care about the community![…]

Admin Commandment #6: An Awesome Admin should always… blaze their own learning trail!

Well, you don’t have to be the brainiest admin out there to work out from the title that this commandment is about Trailhead. Sort of. What we want to talk about here is really using things like Trailhead as the jumping-off point for embarking on your own personalised learning journey for you and your org. So while Read more about Admin Commandment #6: An Awesome Admin should always… blaze their own learning trail![…]

Giving Thanks

Giving thanks? But Thanksgiving was last week wasn’t it? Yes – but this isn’t Thanksgiving in the turkey sense; this is Giving Thanks in the Salesforce community sense. So, what are we thankful for? In the last couple of weeks, the authors of this blog – Mike Gill and Chris Edwards – have passed two Read more about Giving Thanks[…]

Introducing: New London User Group for Awesome Admins!

Great news for Salesforce Admins in London and across the UK – a new user group is being launched just for you! Here we give you the inside story on the group’s aims and what’s in store for the first meetup on Thursday 2nd October… The brainchild of Desynit’s Matthew Morris, the new London Salesforce Admins Read more about Introducing: New London User Group for Awesome Admins![…]

Who has all the Answers?

Over the past week or so, I’ve found myself getting involved in the Salesforce Answers community at success.salesforce.com. I say I ‘found myself’ getting involved because I initially checked it out just to respond to a few questions but soon discovered that it can get quite addictive. ‘Hey, another best answer in the bag! I’m now Read more about Who has all the Answers?[…]