Joshua Birk

Josh, also known as the “Godfather of Trailhead” after inventing the prototype, is a game-happy Developer Evangelist who is known for being the savior of stray neighborhood cats and a serious connoisseur of the latest console games. Josh has been developing since around the same time Apex could create custom SOAP endpoints.

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Unlocking Diversity in Tech: a Deep Dive with Kat Holmes & Josh Birk

Today on the Salesforce Admins Podcast, Admin Evangelist Josh Birk sits down with Kat Holmes, Chief Design Officer and EVP at Salesforce. Join us as we chat about diversity, accessibility, and her book, Mismatch: How Inclusion Shapes Design. You should subscribe for the full episode, but here are a few takeaways from our conversation with […]

Code Builder for Salesforce Admins.

Code Builder for Salesforce Admins

I bet you can’t recall the last time you thought, “Oh, I know Code Builder can help me do that.” Think hard, because I bet the answer is never. Now contrast that with previous tools like the Developer Console and Workbench, and the answer is “I’m glad I had that.” I think we haven’t given […]

Jumpstart Your Formulas with AI.

Jumpstart Your Formulas with AI

AI + Salesforce formulas Formulas are a powerful tool within the Salesforce Platform, and with the advent of artificial intelligence (AI), admins have a robust new tool in their toolkit to create and edit them. Whether it’s jumping the line to start on a complicated formula or trying to figure out what’s wrong with that […]

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Build Your Admin AI Skills with These New Trailhead Modules

There’s never been a better time to flex your #AwesomeAdmin learner’s mindset and build your skills in the world of artificial intelligence (AI) products and growth. In Being an AI-Minded Admin, we talked about how it’s critical for #AwesomeAdmins to develop their AI skills and knowledge. Whether it’s upcoming Salesforce Platform features that make various […]

Einstein next to text that says, "Be an AI-Minded Salesforce Admin."

Be an AI-Minded Salesforce Admin

As you dive into the world of artificial intelligence (AI), using your learner’s mindset to skill up, know that Salesforce is here to support you every step of the way. Start your journey to being an AI-minded Salesforce Admin by understanding how new platform innovations are building the foundation for delivering intelligent solutions with Salesforce. […]

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Understanding What Generative AI Means for Salesforce Admins

Understanding the fundamentals of artificial intelligence (AI) is critical to being an #AwesomeAdmin. This technology has opened up broadly and both people and businesses are finding new and inventive ways to weave it into products and our lives. There’s no better time to get up to speed on AI and how you will be able […]