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Salesforce.com Advanced Developer Certification

It took me a couple tries but I finally finished my Force.com Advanced Developer Certification. It was harder than I expected – and easier. I wanted to share a little bit of my journey and some tips for those of you working towards the same certification. My background: I already knew how to code. I […]

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Becoming a Salesforce Architect – A Mind Map

There was a recent article by Business Insider (http://www.businessinsider.com/resume-tech-skills-ranked-by-salary-2014-3) in which technology salaries were rated and guess who came in #1?  That’s right – the Salesforce Architect!  I must say it is nice to have focused so deeply on something that is so hot right now.  But what does it take to be a good Salesforce […]

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My Unofficial Study Guide for the Certified Technical Architect

For more background on the whole process of CTA check out my lengthy post. Prerequisites – DEV401 or equivalent – DEV501 or equivalent – ADM201 or equivalent – ADM301 or equivalent – Sales Cloud Consultant Certification or equivalent – Service Cloud Consultant Certification or equivalent – Technical Architect Study Guide material – Enterprise Technical Architecture – especially […]

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My Journey to Salesforce.com Certified Technical Architect

Today I received the best email I have seen in a long time: “Congratulations!  You have successfully completed the Review Board Presentation…” Passing the Certified Technical Architect (CTA) exam is the culmination of more than 3 years of dedication to studying the Salesforce.com platform.  I was a late entrant to the program – I didn’t start […]

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