Validation Rules: How to use them

Garbage in, garbage out (GIGO). If poor quality data goes into a system, poor quality outputs will come out. Validation Rules are a key part of your Salesforce toolkit to improve your org’s data quality. In this post, I shall cover: What are validation rules? Why should you use them? How to create validation rules

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End User or Consultancy: Things to Consider

There are many things to consider when choosing a Salesforce job. One choice for admins and developers is whether to work in an ‘end user’ or ‘consultancy’. In fact, this is a common point of conversation with the mentees I have the pleasure of mentoring in Supermums.  This can sometimes seem a daunting choice. However, it

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Flow: How to learn Flow

If you are new to Salesforce, or an established professional but unfamiliar with Flow, there has never been a better time to learn. You may think Flow is complex or not know where to start. In either case, this post is here to help you.   What is Salesforce Flow? Flow is a key piece of

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AppExchange: Top apps for your Salesforce org

Welcome back to this mini-series on the AppExchange! Part 1 looked at what the AppExchange is and how it can help your org and career. Part 2 provided tips on finding and selecting apps. In this final part, I’ll share some of my personal favourite types of Apps. Hopefully some of these gems will help you

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AppExchange: tips for selecting an app

This is part 2 of a mini-series on the AppExchange. Part 1, covered what the AppExchange is and how it can help businesses and professionals (click here). This post will help you with navigating the AppExchange to select the app which is right for you.   Looking for an App If you are new to the

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What is the AppExchange and How does it help?

The Salesforce AppExchange has reached an impressive milestone: 10 million installs! To celebrate, I’ll be writing a three-part blog post! Here, I will explain what the AppExchange is and how it can help you. In the next couple of posts, I’ll share some of my favourite types of Apps and tips for selecting an app. Let’s get started!

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