David Carnes

David Carnes is Chairman and Chief Evangelist for OpFocus, a U.S. and Canada based consulting firm working with SaaS companies to optimize their revenue operations. He has worked on the Salesforce Platform since 2005 and enjoys speaking at Salesforce and community events around the world about Reports and Dashboards. In 2020, David founded _Dashboard Dōjō_ (https://www.dashboarddojo.com/) which meets twice a month to learn and practice Reports and Dashboards together. In 2021, he joined the Salesforce MVP program.

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Build Your Data Analysis Skills as a Salesforce Admin

Twenty years ago, while managing systems for the IT team at a small software company, I was encouraged by our CEO to think of myself as a business person first and an IT person second. He knew of my love for working with systems and data, and suggested that employing those talents to optimize processes […]


Enable Users on Lightning Reports and Dashboards

Lightning Experience brings with it an exciting new era of Report and Dashboard functionality in Salesforce. With the Summer ’19 Release not every new feature is set to default ‘on.’ As a best practice, be sure to take a moment to review the release notes to see what is on and what you need to […]