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April 2, 2020

COVID-19: MK Partners Providing $1.5+ Million in Support to Non-Profits and SoCal Small Businesses

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to worsen, all of our lives have been changed drastically. To help address some of those changes...

March 19, 2020

Remote Work Tools: Free Phone Calls in Gmail

With more and more workplaces making a rapid transition to remote operations, some snags and obstacles are inevitable. And, while it’s…

March 4, 2020

Admin Tool Box: Turn Wikipedia Tables into Importable CSVs

Wikipedia is an indispensable and unmatched product of the Third Industrial Revolution. For almost 20 years now, it’s been the most robust, complete...

February 20, 2020

Pledge 1% Success Stories

Another Amazing Day at SOVA!

February 12, 2020

Salesforce "How To" ABCs: H

How to Hide Fields in Salesforce...

February 5, 2020

Spring '20 Release Highlights: Task Queues and Sharing the Work

Punxsutawney Phil must be an admin because Spring ’20 is right around the corner and that means there’s no time for shadows, superstitions, or extended Winters!

January 29, 2020

Spring '20 Release Highlights: URL Hacks are Back!

Spring is the season of rebirth. The barren wastes of Winter begin to be punctuated by stalks of new growth, the monochrome horizon broken by flashes of color and life as the world warms...

January 23, 2020

Cast Your Vote!

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January 15, 2020

Validation Rules, Dependent Fields, and Nested IFs, ANDs, NOTs, and ORs

Today’s post comes to us straight from the trenches. Well, not the trenches — Awesome Salesforce Admins don’t work in trenches, but this was a practical puzzle...

January 9, 2020

Spring '20 Release Highlights: SameSite Cookies, Integrations, and Preparing for Google Chrome 80

The calendar may claim that Winter’s only just begun, but the telltale signs of Spring are starting to pop up everywhere. From sweater-free lunch-strolls...

December 17, 2019

New Release Test Drive — Spring ’20 Sandbox Preview!

The hearths have just started to warm, the halls are barely even decked, and the holidays aren’t even in full swing yet, but the Salesforce Spring ’20 Release is coming up fast...

December 5, 2019

Four New Year Resolutions for You and Your Org

With less than a month left in the decade, 2020 is not the distant future anymore, it is basically tomorrow. As always, this time of year is marked by reflection and resolution...

November 8, 2019

Salesforce "How To" ABCs: G

With the time change behind us, there’s a good chance you’re reading this basked in the light of your computer screen as the inky blackness of early-afternoon seeps between your curtains...

October 22, 2019

Salesforce Maps Way More Than Route Planning

When Salesforce acquired MapAnything 6 months ago, it picked up much more than a trip-planning tool. Built natively on the Salesforce Platform, MapAnything pioneered pairing advanced...

October 4, 2019

Winter '20 Release Highlights: Lightning is Going Live, Permanently

It’s officially spooky season! October is here, and with it, piles of pumpkins are popping up in the produce aisle...

September 25, 2019

Winter ’20 Release Highlights: Quotes Get Line-Item Sorting in Lightning

With the long, hot days of Summer melting away into the cool, abbreviated sunlight of September, we’re trading swimsuits for spiced-fruits, beach blankets for ski slopes...

September 11, 2019

Winter '20 Release Highlights: Recycle Bin in Lightning

It’s September again and that means school’s getting back in session, we have less than a month before it’s time to wake up Greenday, and there’s a brand new Salesforce Release on the way...

August 22, 2019

Awesome SFDX Plugins: the Repo

Developing for Salesforce is a key part of the platform’s powerful flexibility. On top of robust out-of-the-box functionality and seemingly-limitless configuration options...

August 8, 2019

New Release Test Drive — the Winter ’20 Sandbox Preview!

It feels like we’re still smack dab in the middle of Hot Girl Summer, but the Salesforce Winter ’20 Release is coming up fast!

July 29, 2019

Troubleshooting Formula Errors

Formulas are one of Salesforce’s most powerful tools for manipulating, understanding, and exploring your data. From automating routine...

July 10, 2019

Podcast: UCNH Chamber Chat

One of the best things about North Hollywood is the community. And the food. And the art. And the convenient Metro access. Okay, there are a lot of great things about North Hollywood...

June 27, 2019

Salesforce Open Source: Lightning Web Components

Last year, Salesforce released Lightning Web Components — a new and improved programming model for building Lightning components and web apps. Now, they’re opening the code up to the community!

June 21, 2019

Salesforce "How To" ABCs: F

With the Summer ’19 Release officially rolled out, your plate’s been packed with a ton of exciting new features, updates, and upgrades! But, practicing all that awesome new stuff...

June 13, 2019

MK Partners x SOVA: Another Pledge 1% Success

Last week we had the privilege and pleasure of continuing our Pledge 1% commitment. This time with another successful volunteer day at SOVA!