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Getting Certified at Dreamforce ‘19: Tips, Tricks, & Everything You Need to Know

Dreamforce

Why Get Certified at Dreamforce You may be thinking that Dreamforce already means a packed schedule and that there are so many sessions to see, people to meet, and events to go to… so how is there time to take a certification exam? Fortunately, Salesforce has made it easy to do so at the event itself by working it into the agenda in a way that works for busy Dreamforce attendees. But first, hear from…
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June MuleSoft Meetup Recap: Insurance

Events

This summer, the NYC MuleSoft Meetup group met at the Salesforce Tower to focus on MuleSoft’s role in the Insurance space. Following a brief networking dinner of pizza and drinks, insightful presentations were delivered. Topics covered the caveats of implementing MuleSoft when your enterprise has complex requirements and structure, as well as how to inspire your API use cases from your goals instead of reactively from your needs. Highlights of the three talks at the…
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Dreamforce for Beginners: How to Get the Most out of Dreamforce 2019

Dreamforce

Dreamforce 2019 is this November 19-22 in foggy San Francisco, CA. Chances are if you’re reading this — you’re going! And it’s your first time! Congratulations are in order. You’ve likely been inundated with lots of information about Dreamforce, or not nearly enough. We’d like to break it down for you and highlight what makes Dreamforce such a wildly popular and successful conference. First things first, what is Dreamforce? Here’s the Reader’s Digest version. Dreamforce…
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What to Watch at the Digital Mortgage 2019 Conference

Events

This September 23-24, mortgage leaders and digital innovators in the home buying and selling ecosystem will descend on the Wynn Las Vegas for two days of learning, networking, and fun (it is Vegas, after all) at the Digital Mortgage 2019 Conference. From fireside chats and keynote speakers to countless lives demos, this conference is sure to introduce new and competitive ideas to the marketplace. Sessions to watch: Salesforce, your LOS, and delighting your lenders Monday,…
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The Best Places to Get Coffee Near Dreamforce

Dreamforce

Oh my! It’s the second day of Dreamforce and the jet lag, events, and walking around to all the booths have started to catch up with you! Where do I get coffee near Dreamforce?! Dreamforce is amazing… but it can also be exhausting. There is a lot to take in, people you need to meet, and tons of free swag you have to hunt down! A little caffeine pick-me-up is needed amidst the excitement of…
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What I Learned at the 2019 WITness Success Conference

Communities

Did you know that you are a superhero? No, you weren’t aware of that? Well… You are! We all are. And we should lean into that and tap into our potential to make ourselves, our teams, our clients, and the world we live in the best they can be.  That’s what I learned at the 2019 WITness Success conference a couple of weeks ago. Hosted by Salesforce Women in Tech, #WITconf2019 was held in Nashville,…
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See What You Missed from the July 24 NYC Salesforce User Group

Communities

Silverline recently hosted the New York City Salesforce User Group on Wednesday, July 24th. The mission of the New York City Salesforce User Group is to build an enthusiastic community committed to learning about the Salesforce Platform and achieving successful adoption. Wednesday’s session was about the Salesforce mobile app and featured Victor Oliveros, Eugene Oksman, and Alex Yi from the Salesforce Mobile Product Management Team. Our very own Kevin Hoxie, recently promoted to Business Analyst,…
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Get to Know the Trailblazers for Insurance Community Group

Communities

On the tails of the exciting launch of FSC for Insurance this spring, Alexis Kuhne (MedPro Group) and I decided to revive a dormant insurance community group of over 1,000 globally. Why? To create a collaborative forum for people exploring how to blaze new trails in the insurance vertical. The Trailblazers for Insurance Community Group is geared toward all those hungry to learn how to make the consumer, agent, and policy admin experience better in…
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My Journey to Celebrate Pride Month 2019 with Silverline

Around the Office

June marks Pride Month. I always like to reflect on and understand what Pride means to me. I have been very fortunate to be open and my true self for the past 12 years and out to others for the past 5-6 years, thanks to all of the trailblazers before me. I also have to think about a time a couple of years ago where I was not so proud. My peers in my college…
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Salesforce and Silverline Kick off Summer Roundtable Series for Investment Banks and Capital Markets Firms

Banking

Last night, Silverline was thrilled to host a fantastic group of financial services thought leaders in NYC in partnership with Salesforce. We would like to extend a big thank you to those who came out for the dinner and discussion, as well as our fantastic panelists from KKR, Evercore, General Atlantic, and Stonebriar. The panel was thoughtfully moderated by Andrew Brandman, SVP of Financial Services at Salesforce, and Chris Arrix, Salesforce’s GM of Corporate &…
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