11 Lessons Learned for being an Effective Database Admin

Gang. I’ve learned a ton working as a database admin.

Obviously, there’s the technical stuff I never thought I’d ever know. Like what it takes to build a Salesforce flow, the difference between coding languages (ish), and even how an API works.

Not that I could tell you what API actually stands for.

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How I Passed the Salesforce Advanced Administrator Certification Exam [2020]

My story about studying for the Salesforce Advanced Admin 301 exam, and the mistakes I made along the way. 😬

Gang, I recently got my Salesforce Advanced Admin Certification. And to be honest, it was a bit of a mess getting there! 🤪

So I’m sharing my story for anyone who might benefit. That includes the mistakes I made during my prep, and the last minute changes that helped me turn things around before exam day.

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Why You Should Use Salesforce Sandboxes (& How to Start)

Sandboxes are a must-know for any Salesforce Admin, in any sector. Here’s the short version of why you should use them and how to start.

Friends. I have a confession to make.

Some of you know I’ve been a Salesforce Admin at my org for a few years. But for the majority of that time, I made a common rookie’s mistake.

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Here are 5 steps you can take once your org has Salesforce.

Your org’s got Salesforce. Now what? Here are 5 steps you can take to impact your implementation today, whether you’re the official admin or the de-facto one!

So. After lots of deliberation, your org finally has Salesforce. Yay!

Right?

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