You might remember that iconic scene from the Jerry Maguire movie where the character was negotiating his salary, and said the now iconic phrase: It was a great laugh (and great GIF), but when you work in the Salesforce ecosystem, salary is only one part of what gets negotiated. I turned to some friends in … Continue reading Making a move? Negotiation Tips from Salesforce Ohana
So I have noticed quite a few of these pop up just before Dreamforce but noticed a couple of things which angers/frustrates me on a huge scale. Most of the lists are either are all male or a little too 'vanilla'. I'm not trying to take anything away from the people in the lists or … Continue reading Salesforce Follow List
Sooooo, you have worked tirelessly for the last 12 months or so contributing to the Salesforce Community; you have been active on various social media platforms promoting and supporting Salesforce in all that they do; you attended all the community led events; you even asked individuals to vote for you (this is kinda a big … Continue reading MVP – The Golden Ticket
I had the honor of being involved with and presenting at India Dreamin back in October of 2017. The trip to India was such an amazing experience on so many levels that it has consumed my thoughts since leaving. There was so much beauty and hospitality there, and the people that I met were truly … Continue reading Get involved, Salesforce Ohana. PERIOD!
If you're like me and you don't really have the time or patience to read through the latest Spring '18 release notes then this blog is perfect for you. Classic is now becoming a thing of the past with Lightning becoming the norm/future. In my opinion it's the equivalent of a battery-powered Walkman vs. a solar-powered … Continue reading Spring ’18 Release Highlights
It's that time of year again, nominations for Salesforce MVP are once again open. (If you are unfamiliar with what a Salesforce MVP is and the process, I wrote about this last July.) Nominating someone for MVP can be quite an overwhelming task. Where does one start? There are so many people in this Ohana … Continue reading PSSST….Here are my picks for #SalesforceMVP
As I sit here, recovering from my first ever #DreamFlu, I reflect on the overwhelming awesomeness that I experienced last week during Dreamforce. There are so many fantastic memories that were made last week, but here are my key takeaways. WIT Dreamforce started off with a visit to the Women Who Dev User Group … Continue reading Dreamforce 2017 Recap
Well hello there, blog reader! It's been awhile and that is solidly MY fault.... A few things have happened since my last blog post, and it's time to catch up! One of the first things you may have noticed in the title of this post is "MVP." In September, I was honored with the title … Continue reading MVP, India Dreamin, Dreamforce…OH MY!
Appetizers Sooooooo, you finally read the blogs, taken the Trails, seen the YouTube videos, attended the Lightning Now Tour, watched the Lightning Webinars, seen all the amazing slides from the AMAZING #AwesomeAdmin Superheroes and now you FINALLY decided to join the cool kids? You probably have some questions that you are asking yourself, where do … Continue reading Lightning in a Box – An Admins Greatest Friend
If you work in the Salesforce ecosystem for any period of time, you start to hear mentions of "Salesforce MVPs" basically daily, whether it be on Twitter, Success Community, or during User Group meetings. So, what is a Salesforce MVP and how does one earn this title? According to Salesforce, "MVPs help millions of Trailblazers … Continue reading Salesforce MVP Nominations