Michael Kolodner

Michael is an independent nonprofit Salesforce consultant specializing in nonprofits (find him at www.kolodner.com). A declarative Salesforce Engineer, Salesforce MVP, 7x certified, Trailhead addict, and active member of the Power of Us Hub, Michael got his start in Salesforce accidentally like so many other #AwesomeAdmins. Michael loves to help nonprofits use technology and data to work efficiently, solve problems, and make the world better. His favorite Salesforce mascot is Earnie the Badger!

Jennifer Lee and Michael Kolodner in a new episode of "How I Solved This."

How I Solved This: Beat the Formula Compile Error

Welcome to another “How I Solved This.” In this series, we do a deep dive into a specific business problem and share how one #AwesomeAdmin chose to solve it. Once you learn how they solved their specific problem, you’ll be inspired to try their solution yourself! Watch how Michael Kolodner was able to beat the […]

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How I Solved This: Compact Custom Related List Details

Welcome to another post in the “How I Solved This” series. In this series, we do a deep dive into a specific business problem and share how one #AwesomeAdmin chose to solve it. Once you learn how they solved their specific problem, you’ll be inspired to try their solution yourself! Let’s take a look at […]

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How I Solved This: Easy Image Flags with Emoji

Welcome to another post in the “How I Solved This” series. In this series, we do a deep dive into a specific business problem and share how one #AwesomeAdmin chose to solve it. Once you learn how they solved their specific problem, you’ll be inspired to try their solution yourself! Let’s take a look at […]

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How I Solved This: Take Action Directly from a Report

Welcome to a new series on the Salesforce Admins blog called “How I Solved This.” In this series, we will do a deep dive into a specific business problem, and share how one #AwesomeAdmin chose to solve it. Once you learn how they solved their specific problem, you will be inspired to try their solution […]

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What I Learned From Writing My First Trigger

I’m a Salesforce Admin. I’m not a developer. I can build you a great Salesforce solution, but I use clicks, not code. Not too long ago, a request to prevent deletion of certain opportunities would have been a nonstarter because we were faced with two main challenges: we don’t have money in the budget for […]

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