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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 […]

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The Importance of Business Analysis as a Salesforce Admin

When I casually mentioned on Twitter that I was writing an article on the importance of business analysis for Salesforce Admins, the first comment I received was, “This is one of my top three skills I look for when I hire admins.” As a Salesforce professional who believes that business analysis is the foundation for […]

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Hone Your Security Management Skills as a Salesforce Admin

As Salesforce Admins, we work with important data and have a powerful platform at our fingertips. But as the saying goes, with great power comes great responsibility. You, as an admin, must promote a culture of positive security controls, protect your organization’s data from unauthorized access, and be security responsible. You play a crucial role […]

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Tips and Best Practices to Rock Your Next Presentation and Demo

I’ve been on the Admin Relations team for more than 3 years, and one of the first projects I managed was the launch of the…

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