Showing posts from September, 2015

Solo in San Francisco and Dazed at Dreamforce

Having only worked with Salesforce for approx 18 months I was chuffed and excited to be given the green light to attend my first Dreamforce way back in April. I quickly booked my ticket, flight, and hotel, filed my expenses and then the nerves promptly set in.

Fast forward 5 months during which time I had read every blog post, watched every episode of Road to Dreamforce, and anxiously quizzed my London Admin User Group leaders as to whether there would be any kind of Brits Abroad meet up (there wasn't).

I did what would best offset my nerves, I got organised. Agenda Builder went live on August 5th but when on the 5th? As a San Francisco based company and event chances are it would be PST but I refreshed the page regularly throughout London's working day regardless, no doubt while those with the power to activate the tool slept soundly....

Just as I was thinking about giving up and heading home it was live. I pounced and enrolled on 33 sessions including 4 HOTs. I was smug, I knew…