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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

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Episodes

Reimagined Salesforce IdeaExchange with Jennifer Sacks and Scott Allan WizardCast episode 97

9/9/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast In 2018, Steve Molis posted an Idea which sparked a loud outcry of agreement from the community. Salesforce simply was not doing a good enough job with the IdeaExchange and communication. A year later, Jennifer Sacks and Scott Allan from Salesforce have been traveling the world gathering feedback on the start of reimaging the IdeaExchange. To start, you can now...

Duration:00:55:30

A Pod for Pardot with Andrea Tarrell WizardCast Episode 96

8/27/2019
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Marketing automation has been a growing in popularity over the years. Salesforce has two platforms, Marketing Cloud and Pardot. What's the difference? What can you do with Pardot? Andrea Tarrell from Sercante answers these questions and more. 0:00 No Bears were harmed in the recording of this episode 1:14 Intro 2:44 Bearly a joke 3:24 Anderea Tarrell - Spot for Pardot 4:45 Andrea Tarrell vs Chris Zullo ... Fight! 13:10 Twitter Fights 16:05 Cool Example of Marketing email 19:20 Hmmm...

Duration:00:48:43

Campfire Stories and IT Leadership with Justice Sikakane WizardCast 95

8/12/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast What it like to be an IT Leader in the day of Salesforce? What is the Campfire Stories podcast? Our guest really does the WizardCast Justice... Justice Sikakane, Co-Host of the Campfire Stories podcast and IT leader at Hennepin Theatre Trust joins us to talk about his podcast and what's it like being an IT Leader in today's Salesforce world. Show...

Duration:01:02:23

Salesforce community groups 1000 strong and Growing with Sofia Rodriguez WizardCast 94

7/23/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast Salesforce Community Groups, or User Groups, hit 1,000 groups recently. There are groups spread across 38 countries there to support Salesforce customers. Sofia Rodriguez is the Community Manager at Salesforce and shares details on how to find a community group or create a new one in a city near you. Show Overview 0:00 No dogs or chickens were hurt in the...

Duration:00:48:34

Fun Fundraising with Siebren Bakker of Fragforce WizardCast Episode 93

7/8/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast Salesforce gives employees paid volunteer hours for charity work. A group of employees banded together to play games to raise funds for Extra-Life. Their first event raised 7,000 dollars. Meet Fragforce with Nerd-n-Chief Siebren Bakker sharing how Fragforce raises money and how the community can participate. Show Overview 2:32 shellfish joke Thanks John...

Duration:00:27:03

Partners in Salesforce with Garry Polmateer WizardCast Episode 92

6/24/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast What is a Salesforce Partner? What types of partners exist? Do you want to be a Salesforce Partner? What should you expect if you're thinking of hiring a Salesforce Partner? Garry Polmateer, CEO of Red Argyle, shares his thoughts from over 20 years of IT experience. Show Overview 1:10 Guest Garry Polmateer is the CEO of Red Argyle, one of the original...

Duration:01:02:59

Salesforce Summer 19 Release WizardCast Overview Episode 91

6/10/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast Salesforce Summer 19 release is nearly upon us! As always, Mark and Brian dive in to go over some of the features they're excited for... and ones we're not all that excited for. From Lightning Experience improvements, reports and dashboards, to the all important Critical updates, we go through the long list of 429 pages of release notes so you don't have to!...

Duration:01:19:30

Quips on Quip Automation with Arnab Bose WizardCast Episode 90

5/20/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast Salesforce is buying yet another company! Then we dive into Salesforce Quip automation with Product Manager Arnab Bose. What is Quip? What kind of automation can you do with a document? Why would I want to do this? Guess you just have to listen. Show Overview 0:00 Disaster Incoming 2:59 Joke of the episode submitted by Andy Hayworth 4:24 Salesforce...

Duration:00:49:14

Salesforce.org, Community Sprints and T-Rex Oh My! WizardCast 89

5/1/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast Do you work for a non-profit? Have you supported a non-profit or consult with non-profits with Salesforce? Then you don't want to miss this episode all about salesforce.org, open source and community sprints. It's full of fun tidbits, stories, and acronyms. Show Overview 0:00 If you're not listening to the WizardCast you're being lied to! 3:21 Jokes of...

Duration:00:52:36

April 2019 Salesforce IdeaExchange Highlight WizardCast 88

4/8/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast It's April and Spring has sprung! We start out this episode with a surprising announcement of a new offering from Salesforce. Then we dive right into our Salesforce IdeaExchange highlight! This is an episode where we highlight ideas to improve Salesforce from their IdeaExchange. Anyone can submit an idea to Salesforce and any listener can submit an idea to us to...

Duration:00:37:51

Automation Hour with Jen Lee - WizardCast Episode 87

3/25/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast It's been a bumpy podcasting schedule for 2019, but we're back with a new episode. If you like automation in Salesforce and do not know about Automation Hour, this is an episode you need to listen to! If you already know about Automation Hour, listen to it anyways, because we have the great, the wonderful, the simply fantastic Jen Lee on talking all about...

Duration:00:24:53

Salesforce Spring 19 and Community Sprint WizardCast Episode 86

2/8/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast The Salesforce Spring '19 release is upon us! By now you've probably read all 450+ pages of release notes, watched all the webinars, read all the blog posts and you're experts. But what features are Brian & Mark excited for? Admit it, this is what really matters. We go through and talk about the release notes based on what features we think are "big news" and...

Duration:01:03:23

Happy New Year! Automatic Lightning Enablement for Everyone! WizardCast Episode 85

1/11/2019
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Send Us Your Feedback & Suggestions! wizardcast@thewizardnews.comhttps://thewizardnews.com/wizardcast_home/contact-us-wizardcast Happy New Year! Welcome to Season 4 and Episode 85 of the WizardCast podcast. Home to bad jokes and interesting tidbits about salesforce.com. Are you using Lightning Experience? No? Well, get ready because starting in October 2019 Salesforce will begin automatically turning Lightning Experience on for all customers. We talk about the impact and...

Duration:00:26:31

Trailhead, Certifications, and Deadlines with Tracie Ozug WizardCast Episode 84

12/5/2018
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There are a changes a coming to Salesforce certifications. We get all the details from Tracie Ozug the Trailhead Program/Project Manager for Salesforce Credentials. First, anyone who has NOT taken their Salesforce Spring '18 or Summer '18 Maintenance exams MUST finish them by December 14, 2018. What's very important is to complete your Summer '18 exams you MUST link your Webacessor account to your trailhead account first! Maintenance exams for Salesforce will be managed on Trailhead going...

Duration:00:29:08

A Thankful Salesforce Community WizardCast Episode 83

11/26/2018
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It's Thanksgiving time again here in the United States. It's the first big holiday to kick off the holiday season (unless you count Halloween) and a time to share what we are thankful for. Mark and Brian talk about what they're thankful for and share community members submissions. Show Overview 0:00 Last Time on WizardCast 00:48 Introduction 01:48 Terrible Joke, thanks Jeffrey Sbonik 02:28 Happy Thanksgiving, turkey football nap day! 03:20 What we're thankful for 03:52 Brian...

Duration:00:19:50

Busting Silos with Peter Coffee WizardCast Episode 82

11/12/2018
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As the cold days of November creep upon us and we fall slowly into the dreary days of winter, the WizardCast harkens back to warmer days. Days where the sun was hot, the leaves were green, and we sat down with the great Peter Coffee at MidWest Dreamin' Peter Coffee is the VP of Strategic Research at salesforce.com. He always has some delightful perspectives and stories that make you stop and think. I always walk away from a discussion with Peter both feeling smarter and dumber. It's a very...

Duration:00:35:55

Salesforce Release Notes Strategies and Salesforce Winter 19 Release WizardCast Episode 81

10/29/2018
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It took us a while to return, but we're back from Dreamforce 2018! Mark and Brian explain just why it took us so long to get back and publish a new episode. Plus, we share our thoughts about Dreamforce this year. Finally, we dive into strategies for Salesforce Release Notes! Release notes are often over 300 pages long and are often ignored by Salesforce Admins and Devs. Mark and Brian share how they use the release notes and some short cuts they take to make those 300+ pages...

Duration:00:46:17

Trailing the Trailhead Zone Dreamforce 2018 WizardCast 80

9/28/2018
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It's the last day of Dreamforce 2018. Mark and Brian managed to get together one last time to walk the Trailhead Zone at Moscone West. We talk to Andy Golden from Skuid about his terrible sense of humor. We chat to Jen Bowen, an attendee & my community group co-leader. We also had some run ins with Beth Breisnes , Jessica Murphy, Rachel Watson, Nate Lipke, and finally Stephanie Foerst & Rakesh Gupta from Automation Champion about Flow. Last, you may know that Brian wears a Wizard Hat and...

Duration:00:20:26

Dreamforce Keynotes and Admin Confessions WizardCast 79

9/26/2018
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We're live at Dreamforce 2018! We start off with a quick chat before the Salesforce Admins Keynote. It was fantastic celebration of Admins with three success stories and some insights into what's coming next on Salesforce. Plus a new Golden hoodie award! Then it's off to our annual Main keynote podcast. We got interrupted with out podcast plans and were told to sit down before we could do our normal rounds of discussion. Then the keynote started almost 20 minutes early with the dulcet...

Duration:00:09:13

Experience Design with Peter Coffee Episode 78

9/18/2018
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Peter Coffee was nice enough to talk with Brian and Mark on many topics. Here's part two of our conversation with Peter Coffee, VP of Strategic Research at Salesforce, from Midwest Dreamin' 2018. The topic is Experience Design. What is experience design? Experience design is the practice of designing products, processes, services, events, and environments with a focus placed on the quality of the user experience. The photo tag is "Don't pave your cow paths." Peter tells us about Boston...

Duration:00:19:00