Salesforce & Nonprofit Careers: Certs, Trailhead & "Accidental Admin" to Intentional Problem Solver

About this event

We're excited for a meeting to focus on the overall landscape, some key certifications to help develop your path in the nonprofit space and two great personal stories  - from two Andrew's - about leveling up and improving your skills and your role!

Presentation #1: Co-Leader Ryan Berens, currently a consultant in the non-profit space, will go over:

- The three Clouds: Nonprofit Cloud, Education Cloud & Philanthropy Cloud

- Tips and Tricks on passing the Admin, Advanced Admin and Nonprofit Cloud Consultant exams

- The elements of work that go beyond certifications!

Presentation#2: Andrew McDermott - Administrative Coordinator at NJIT: 

- Trailhead Tips, Tricks and best finds

- Understanding the needs of educational institutions and how Salesforce can meet those needs. 

- Leveraging Trailhead to level up your skills

Presentation #3: Andrew Farrelly  - Information Systems Manager at Rising Tide Capital

- Going from accidental admin to intentional admin

- How to level up your skills while working full time

- How to solve organizational problems and promote adoption with Salesforce


- Overall career discussion

- General questions

- Blockers? Can't get a report to run? Trying to figure out a Lightning trick? Bring some questions!


Thursday, Sep 26
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)


Little Kids Rock
271 Grove Ave - Building E Verona07044

Group Leaders

  • Ryan Berens

    Ryan Berens

    Assistance League, National

    Community Group Leader

  • Nandini Narula

    Nandini Narula

    Community Group Leader

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