This week, Salesforce Engineer for Google, Adam Olshansky, joins us on the show. In this episode, Adam and I take on a wide range of topics, including getting certified and why Adam believes everyone should use Trailhead to get certified. We also discuss the many perspectives admin and developers can have on various tasks and technologies within our industry. Show Highlights: Some certification recommendations for developers. Perspectives on certifications: when taking a certification test, failure is sometimes part of the process, learn, and try again. And, don't go after certification to have it. Go after the certification to determine the content in-depth. For those hoping to speak at a future conference, Adam offers some tips and advice for speaking or presenting on stage. Adam's share of how using the perspective of one role for a different role's task, for instance, being an admin and looking at code, can prove helpful to developers. Links Adam on Twitter Adam on Linkedin Why You Should Submit a Dreamforce Presentation Idea Blog Post Pluralsight Shout Outs Don Robins Amy Oplinger *** EPISODE CREDITS: If you like this podcast and are thinking of creating your own, consider talking to my producer, Danny Ozment. He helps thought leaders, influencers, executives, HR professionals, recruiters, lawyers, realtors, bloggers, coaches, and authors create, launch, and produce podcasts that grow their business and impact the world. Find out more at https://emeraldcitypro.com
Adam Olshansky, who joins to talk about trigger framework, is Salesforce MVP, Salesforce Engineer at Google, 14X Certified and Pluralsight Author. Main Points Adam’s self-introduction Adam’s Apex hours session – trigger framework Why do we need a trigger framework? How do we choose a suitable trigger framework? Why would we choose a sophisticated object-oriented complex trigger framework? Difference between teams working in one single org and teams from consulting firms in terms of choosing a trigger framework The feature that helps avoid recursion The importance of communication between admins and developers Create your own tailored trigger framework Using custom metadata The post 54. All About Trigger Framework | Adam Olshansky appeared first on SalesforceWay.
Salesforce Certification Strategies with Adam Olshansky WizardCast 68
Adam Olshansky is a Salesforce MVP, Developer at YouTube and holds 14 Salesforce Certifications. He shares what Salesforce Certification means with him and shares his tips on how he got 6 Salesforce certifications in 8 months. "Don't think of it as a failure, but more of a learning opportunity." - Adam Olshansky on failing Salesforce Certification exams. Show Overview 00:00 Last Time On the WizardCast 01:10 Introduction 02:01 A Tearable Joke 03:25 World Tour Shout Out 03:46 Coffee Break https://twitter.com/petercoffee/status/979800598802415616 Moore's Law Rate 05:39 Mark Hamill TrailheadX marketers https://twitter.com/matthewsalibi/status/979490597055578113 08:47 Affiliate Mention: Libsyn Podcast Hosting Service. Free monthw with Libsyn PromoCode: podmagic 09:37 Introducing Adam Olshansky https://twitter.com/adam17amo 11:00 Salesforce Certification counterpoint to Carlos Siqueira. Why does Adam have so many Certifications? 14:40 Adam Olshansky's quick acquiring of Salesforce Certifications. 6 certs in 8 months! 21:20 Adam Olshansky's tips and process for preparing for Salesforce Certification exams 28:00 Methods for taking the certification exams 32:00 Advice for the actual Salesforce certification test 35:00 Mark's tip: Drink a lot to get better answers 36:58 Adam Olshansky talks about failing Salesforce Certification tests 40:45 RAD Women - Help teach women to code in APEX http://radwomen.org/ https://twitter.com/RADWomenCode 43:00 Mark wonders if Adam has bested Professor X's X-men. 44:30 Adam admits to having a Death Eater mask. 44:50 What 1 question would Adam Olshansky as Parker Harris? 45:50 What's the next iteration of Salesforce? 46:00 Why didn't Parker make sure Lightning worked "right" to begin with? 47:40 What's it like to do Salesforce at YouTube? 51:00 Outro with Thanks to Intern Micah Perry https://twitter.com/MicahDPerry 52:39 Closing Music 53:02 Post Credits bloopers Links in This Show Mark Hamill TrailheadX Marketing Conference https://twitter.com/matthewsalibi/status/979490597055578113 Peter Coffee Twitter Coffee break: https://twitter.com/petercoffee/status/979800598802415616 Adam Olshansky Twitter: https://twitter.com/adam17amo Salesforce Certification Study Guides http://certification.salesforce.com/ Rad Women: http://radwomen.org/ Rad Women Twitter:https://twitter.com/RADWomenCode Adam's Pluralsight Lightning Migration Course http://bit.ly/lightningmigration HELP US SPREAD THE WORD! We'd love it if you could please share #WizardCast with your twitter followers. Click here to post a tweet! https://ctt.ec/23f7u Ways to subscribe to The WizardCast Click to Subscribe via iTunes/Apple Podcasts Click to Subscribe via Stitcher Subscribe via RSS Participate In The Show! Share an IdeaExchange idea for our Ideas Highlight episodes! http://bit.ly/ideahighlight Share a question for Parker Harris http://bit.ly/parkerquestions FEEDBACK You can ask your questions, make comments, bad jokes, and your requests! Contact Us via Website Leave of Voicemail 608 492 0321 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Affiliates & Sponsors Libsyn podcast hosting: Get a free month with promocode: podmagic Audio and Music provided by: Cherry (Instrumental Version) (Josh Woodward) / CC BY 4.0 Sounds from: http://www.freesfx.co.uk