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The podcast for salesforce.com products, features, and community all with a sense of humor. Perfect for Salesforce Admins, Salesforce Developers, and other Salesforce professionals everywhere.

The podcast for salesforce.com products, features, and community all with a sense of humor. Perfect for Salesforce Admins, Salesforce Developers, and other Salesforce professionals everywhere.
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Sun Prairie , WI

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The podcast for salesforce.com products, features, and community all with a sense of humor. Perfect for Salesforce Admins, Salesforce Developers, and other Salesforce professionals everywhere.

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@kwongerific

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English

Contact:

6087691806


Episodes

The Fellowship of the Peter Coffee WizardCast Episode 76

8/13/2018
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Peter Coffee returns to share his wisdom and experience. Peter is the VP for Strategic Research at Salesforce. He often speaks on the vision of the Salesforce as a platform and company and shares strategy for companies all over the world. Peter was kind enough to sit down with Mark and Brian at Midwest Dreamin 2018. He's been one of our favorite guests and was our guest in our very first live recording of the Wizardcast - also at Midwest Dreamin. We start with a story of Peter on a...

Duration:00:48:17

Navigating Your Career with Mike Gerholdt - Wizardcast 75

7/23/2018
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While Mark Ross and Brian Kwong were hanging out at Midwest Dreamin, they took the opportunity to talk to the one, the only, the simply fantastic, Mr. Admin himself - Mike Gerholdt. Mike has been in the Salesforce ohana for a long time. First, he was Mr. ButtonClick Admin and ran an extremely popular blog and podcast about Salesforce. Mike joined Salesforce in May of 2014 as an Admin Evangelist. Show Overview https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DQNFTB3 Links in This Show Survey: Smokey...

Duration:00:47:35

Midwest Dreamin 2018 LIVE - Dreamforce, an RV, and a Ring

7/5/2018
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We're live at Midwest Dreamin 2018! Wednesday, July 11th, was the opening night for Midwest Dreamin. There was a great session by Mike Gerholdt about navigating your career. It was followed by a interesting discussion with Kevin Poorman and Heather Dykstra about removing titles, design review, and how to talk and plan as a team. Then it was the opening reception. Cheese, grapes, and crackers in the expo hall. It was a good time to walk around the room to see which vendors were there and...

Duration:00:26:05

PepupTech Super Charging Salesforce Skills with Andrea Perez Medrano WizardCast 73

6/26/2018
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Pepup Tech is a non-profit organization dedicated to support underrepresented groups in tech. Andrea Perez Medrano talks about her journey with PepUp Tech that led from 0 tech to Salesforce Employee in less than a year. Plus importance of Trailhead, Networking, & her tips to succeed. 0:40 Last time on the WizardCast 2:05 Introduction & Music 3:51 Joke, Bad bad joke 04:30 Hello World! 5:57 Affiliate Spot: Libsyn - free month with promocode: podmagic 6:39 WizardCast Alexa Skill 6:58...

Duration:00:39:02

Salesforce Community Events WizardCast Episode 72

6/11/2018
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Are you familiar with the Salesforce Events and Salesforce Community events going on near you? We discuss the various events and some of the benefits and difference between them. We start with the big event - Dreamforce - Salesforce's biggest annual event. We then discuss other events Salesforce puts on from Trailheadx to the World Tours & Connections. We round out our discussion with User Groups and the regional "Dreamin" events that are hosted and organized by the community itself. These...

Duration:00:35:47

Business Analysis and GDPR with Ian Gotts Wizardcast Episode 71

5/29/2018
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Are you familiar with Business Analysis (BA)? Do you understand the importance and underlying principles? What about Europe's new regulation, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)? Are you impacted? Is your Salesforce environment prepared? Listen as we talk with Ian Gotts, founder and CEO of elements.cloud discuss the importance of Business Analysis and the impacts of GDPR. Show Overview 00:00 Last Time on WizardCast 01:29 Introduction 02:45 The Joke 03:30 Sponsor/Affiliate...

Duration:01:09:27

Salesforce Summer 18 WizardCast Overview - Episode 70

5/11/2018
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The Salesforce Summer 18 release is nearly upon us! It's available in Sandbox previews and will be coming to a production environment near you in a few weeks! Mark & Brian go over the release notes, not quite all 494 pages. We pull out some of the interesting features coming out that Admins may be interested in. Show Overview 00:00 Last Time on WizardCast 01:09 Introduction 02:28 The Joke 02:58 Sponsor/Affiliate mention - Get 1 month free of Libsyn podcast hosting with promo code:...

Duration:00:58:48

Welcome to the Custom Metadata party with Vladimir Gerasimov

4/23/2018
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Have you joined the Custom Metadata Type party yet? Join us with Salesforce Product Manager Vladimir Gerasimov as we discuss what Custom Metadata Types are and how Salesforce Admins can use them. We also share a horrible joke from Daniel Sieff, make an exciting announcement about Midwest Dreamin 2018, and wonder why our intern this episode hasn't brought us our drinks (Kristin Cecil). Show Overview 00:00 Mark accidentally destroys the world 01:58 Intro Music 02:20 Horrible joke from...

Duration:00:54:01

Salesforce Certification Strategies with Adam Olshansky WizardCast 68

4/10/2018
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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...

Duration:00:54:03

Your Salesforce Idea Highlights April 2018 WizardCast Episode 67

4/2/2018
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In Idea Highlights, we take recommendations from listeners on what they want to see improved in Salesforce. These ideas are posted on Salesforce's IdeaExchange, where customers can post suggestions, comments, and vote on their desired features. This episode, we hear ideas submitted to WizardCast from Amber Boaz, Yohan Yu, Sarah Pilzer, and Jen Bowen. Thank you for your contributions! Show Overview 00:00 Last Time on the WizardCast a very Grav-E jokes 00:42 Podcast Intro 02:01 Joke from...

Duration:00:28:10

Salesforce Trailblazer Story of Carlos Siqueira WizardCast Episode 66

3/19/2018
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Brian Kwong and Mark Ross talk to Salesforce Trailblazer Carlos Siqueira. Carlos is an immigrant from Brazil and Salesforce MVP Carlos has over 200 Trailhead badges and 4 certifications. He's fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese. Join us as we talk about Carlos' journey from Mainframes to Salesforce, Salesforce Lightning Field Service, and MVP Office Hours Portuguese. We also chat about Peter Coffee's tweet regarding caffeine and tell a really bad joke from listener Lorna...

Duration:01:03:59

Working with Salesforce Mobile, Support, and Product Managers WizardCast 65

3/5/2018
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Do you ever have to call Salesforce Support? Do you wish you could make Salesforce mobile a better experience for your users? Would you like to talk with a Salesforce Product Manager? Then you want to listen to this episode as Mark and Brian talk with Cheryl Feldman. Cheryl Feldman is an MVP, User Group Leader, Admin for a large Enterprise company and so much more. You may have read about Cheryl when Trailhead featured her story:...

Duration:01:07:52

Insights from Trailhead Ranger Jessica Murphy

2/13/2018
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This episode of the WizardCast we're joined by Jessica Murphy. Jessica shares her Trailblazer story. She's and Admin/Developer that started 2017 with no certifications. By November she's gotten 5 certs! She's also a Trailhead Ranger with 125 badges. Did I mention she also has a Master's in Education? We talk about how someone with a Master's in Education became a Salesforce Admin & Developer. Jessica shares her incredible story of going from no certs and no badges to a Trailhead Ranger...

Duration:00:41:05

Salesforce Spring 18 Highlights

1/30/2018
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Spring is nearly here! Some believe the first evidence is the robin, but they are wrong. It's the Spring release of Salesforce! The release notes are over 450 pages long. Don't bother reading them, listen as Mark and Brian cover some of the highlights and chat about implications. 00:00:01 Brian experiences a strange mirror xfiles 00:02:05 Joke that won't let you down 00:02:25 Correcting episode count 00:03:30 Daniel Stange convinces us to do advertising 00:03:50 Libsyn Podcast...

Duration:01:03:14

Quips about Salesforce Quip

1/15/2018
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(2:50) Terrible Joke (3:30)WizardCast_pod Twitter Handle. We also announce that WizardCast podcast is now available on Spotifiy and TuneIn (05:00) Brian and Mark talk about how thankful they are for Mike Gerholdt’s support and how we will miss him on the Salesforce Admins podcast. (06:43) No Sponsor Spot - Happy New Year! (07:19)Brian and Mark talk about Salesforce's acquisition of Attic Labs. You can read about the purchase at TechCrunch...

Duration:00:30:25

WizardCast Happy Holidays 2017

12/21/2017
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WizardCast Happy Holidays 2017 Episode 58 Click logo to subscribe RSS Feed https://thewizardnews.com/feed/wizardcast Happy Holidays 2017 We want to wish everyone a happy winter holiday. Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Joyful Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, and any other holiday you celebrate that I didn’t include. This year, the Salesforce Team beat us to the bunch for parody […] The post WizardCast Happy Holidays 2017 appeared first on The Wizard News.

Duration:00:11:13

WizardCast Imposters! Imposters Everywhere! with Amy Oplinger

12/12/2017
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WizardCast Imposters! Imposters Everywhere! with Amy Oplinger Episode 57 Click logo to subscribe RSS Feed https://thewizardnews.com/feed/wizardcast Imposter Syndrome with Amy Oplinger Amy Oplinger hold 4 Salesforce certifications, is a Salesforce MVP, and a freelance consultant. She’s also both a WIT and Non-Profit User Group Leader. At Dreamforce 2017, she gave a presentation on Imposter Syndrome. […] The post WizardCast Imposters! Imposters Everywhere! with Amy Oplinger appeared first...

Duration:00:31:23

WizardCast Trailblazer Story with Garry Polmateer

11/27/2017
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WizardCast Trailblazer Story with Trailblazer Garry Polmateer Episode 56 Click logo to subscribe RSS Feed https://thewizardnews.com/feed/wizardcast WizardCast Trailblazer Story with Trailblazer Garry Polmateer Our guest is the CEO of Red Argyle. From the inaugural class of Salesforce MVPs and now in the Hall of Fame. 20 years working in IT with the past 9 wholly dedicated to […] The post WizardCast Trailblazer Story with Garry Polmateer appeared first on The Wizard News.

Duration:00:43:01

WizardCast Dreamforce 2017 Day 4 – Finale

11/9/2017
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WizardCast Dreamforce 2017 Day 4 – Finale Episode 55.5 Click logo to subscribe RSS Feed https://thewizardnews.com/feed/wizardcast WizardCast Dreamforce 2017 Day 4 – Finale It’s the day… half day of Dreamforce 2017. Brian and Mark reunite to put their final thoughts about Dreamforce this year and talk a bit about what’s going on in the […] The post WizardCast Dreamforce 2017 Day 4 – Finale appeared first on The Wizard News.

Duration:00:13:46

Dreamforce 2017 Day 3 – MVP Party

11/9/2017
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WizardCast Dreamforce 2017 Day 3 – MVP Party Episode 55.2 Click logo to subscribe RSS Feed https://thewizardnews.com/feed/wizardcast Dreamforce 2017 Day 3 – MVP Party Mark Ross has disappeared… AGAIN. So Brian seeks out a new co-host while he’s at the Salesforce MVP Party. Brian covers the Admin Keynote, the results of Dungeons and Dreamforce […] The post Dreamforce 2017 Day 3 – MVP Party appeared first on The Wizard News.

Duration:00:49:07