Mike Gerholdt

Mike is the Sr. Director, Admin Evangelism and former host of the Salesforce Admins Podcast. Mike is a Certified Admin, Adv. Admin, and Sales Cloud Consultant. Mike speaks regularly to standing room only crowds about Admin best practices.

Be Lightning Ready by the Winter ’20 Release!

October 7, 2019 update: The “Turn on Lightning Experience” critical update has been delayed and will now activate for your org within 72 hours of January 7, 2020. Read more here. If there’s ever been a time to get serious about Lightning, it’s NOW. Starting January 2020*, Salesforce will turn on Lightning Experience for all […]

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A Salesforce Admin’s Pre-Holiday Checklist

It’s getting to the end of the calendar year, and the holiday season here in the US gets into full swing this week. Which means that many of your Salesforce users will be taking time off for various celebrations. As a Salesforce Admin this can be a good thing. We can get caught up on […]

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Top 5 Admin Sessions at Dreamforce ’18: Admin Careers

The best part about the Admin Track at Dreamforce? It’s for Admins, by Admins. And this year’s track was no exception. With a record-breaking 127 sessions, the #AwesomeAdmin Ohana had chances to learn, connect, have fun, and give back—all while attending theater or breakout sessions! And now, no matter where you are in the world, […]

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Leverage Agenda Builder for a Successful Dreamforce ’18

I’ll be honest, for the last big event I attended, I went into it with very little planning ahead. I was super busy at work with some upcoming deadlines and I just kept telling myself “Oh, the good sessions will stand out” and, “I’ll have plenty of time to scroll through the agenda and find […]

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Admin Release Countdown: Get Ready for Winter ’19

It’s time to mark your calendars for the next Salesforce Release, Winter ’19! Here are the most important dates: August 16: Get early access to the release by signing up for a Pre-Release org Admins can sign up for a Developer Edition environment chock full of all the Winter ’19 features to explore to your […]

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How We Picked Admin Track for Dreamforce 2018

The Salesforce Admin community delivered again! On June 15, 2018, we asked you to submit your best ideas for Dreamforce Admin Track presentations. And then we waited… But not for long! Within the first 48 hours, we couldn’t refresh the dashboard fast enough to keep up with your submissions. It was so fun to see […]

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Dreamforce 2018 Admin Track Call for Presentations is Open!

We want YOU to present at Dreamforce! Dreamforce ’18 is coming, and we need #AwesomeAdmin content for the Admin Track! The Admin Track at Dreamforce 2018 is the platform for Admins to deliver and absorb engaging, actionable, and memorable content that helps them become awesome Salesforce Admins, drive success for their business, and elevate their […]

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