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This morning at 6:33am I passed the Salesforce Certified Sales Cloud Consultant Exam. A word to the wise study up on forecasting. In other news I will not be getting up at 5am to take another exam anytime soon. For my next trick I may or may not be looking into being a Certified Technical […]

Salesforce1 ELEVATE Dublin – SUCCESS!

Posted: 18th May 2014 by jhoskins in, user group

Last Wednesday, I had the pleasure of showing about ~30 people the power of during an ELEVATE Session in Dublin. Elevate sessions targeted at technologists of all skills/backgrounds and offer a chance to learn how to make work for you from A to Z, no prior experience needed. The entire day was focused on […]

Today, I had an awesome time presenting at the San Francisco Salesforce Non-Profit  User Group. My presentation and useful links are posted below – comments are welcome.   Useful Links: Campaign Implementation Guide Campaign Influence Video Import Call Lists into Salesforce (video) Campaign Summaries Salesforce Marketing 101 Campaign Combiner by GroundWire (video) Answers […]

Salesforce Service Cloud Certified!

Posted: 30th December 2012 by jhoskins in

It’s been awhile since my last post, between the crazy almost  never ending holiday season, settling into San Fran and traveling, I’ve hardly had any time to do anything not associated to a deadline and/or money. SAD but true. In this case it’s quarter end at Appirio and without getting into too much detail. Gamification […]

Look Ma – I’m a Salesforce MVP!

Posted: 5th November 2012 by jhoskins in career,

Recently, I became a member of an elite group of close friends, geeks, co-workers and enthusiasts. I’m truly honored to have been named a “Salesforce MVP”!  It means the world to me to know my  contributions to the community since 2006 been formally recognized.  This recognition  prompted me to take a look back at the events […]

The “Jennifer Phillips” aka @CRMjen, Former Boss while I was with Hilton, Orlando based Partner in Crime, Salesforce MVP and Friend explains how we met during a Community Session at Dreamforce 2012! Mrs. Smarty-pants, err. Jen is incredibility smart for hiring me back in 2009. The velocity between us is un-stoppable when we’re together. During visits to Orlando […]


If you’re interested in any of the topics below be sure to stop by. Tools of A Successful Developer Tuesday, September 18 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Moscone Center West, DevZone Unconference A  Every developer has his/her own madness to get things done but sometimes when we’re heads down working on a code releases you […]

My first week in Singapore I was introduced to Halogen Foundation Singapore which is a not-for-profit organization in Singapore that seeks to inspire and influence a generation of young people to lead themselves and others well. Their energy around their commitment to make their #1 tool drew me in and I’ve been collaborating with this […] The AppExchange is without a doubt a the most helpful tool to many Salesforce Users. It’s the AppStore for Salesforce. Swing by and take at some pre-built solutions that may fix that longing desire you have. via