Passing Your Salesforce ADM201 Certification Exam

I passed the Salesforce ADM201 certification exam today. It’s been a five year road to get here. From the first week I began working with Salesforce, I decided attaining certification was something I wanted to pursue.

Now that I’ve done it, I thought it might be good to share the things that helped me be successful with those looking to do the same.

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Prevent Campaign Member Deletion

We’ve begun integrating email blasts from Responsys into our Salesforce org at Lakeshore so our sales reps have better visibility into how their contacts are being marketed to.

If it weren’t for DBAmp from forceAmp, this might have been a really tough project… But, with the magic of a few SQL queries, I was able to get it working just the way we wanted it to.

But that’s not what this post is about.

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Sharing Parent/Child Accounts With One Sharing Rule

I received a request to temporarily share the child accounts under a single parent account with a second rep so he and the owner could work as a team to do a blitz on the schools within a single school district.

The parent school district had almost 300 child school sites below it which needed to be shared fast, and un-shared just as quickly once the blitz was finished.

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