Now that the holidays are over, I have had some time to really reflect on 2018 and look forward to what I want my 2019 to look like. My 2018 was really, really fantastic! I am still in so much awe sometimes that this is my life and that I have the opportunity to work … Continue reading 2019: More JOMO, less FOMO
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
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!
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!
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
Training remote workers doesn’t have to be any more difficult than in person training. Follow these three tips, and you’ll have your end users feeling like Salesforce Superheroes in no time!
It started with a random question in a DM via Twitter. A fellow member of the Ohana, Brian Naylor, confessed that he has just failed a Salesforce certification exam and was beating himself up over it. Brian asked me if this was common and if I could offer some perspective and advice. I knew EXACTLY … Continue reading You Shall Not Pass: Dealing with Salesforce Certification Failure
My recent trip to Atlanta to attend and speak at Southeast Dreamin was so awesome, I had to split it up into 2 posts. If you missed the Day 1 recap, please go check it out here. March 31st was the official start of the conference, and began with a very entertaining opening keynote from … Continue reading Don’t wake me..I’m Dreamin! Southeast Dreamin, Day 2