Wednesday, 17 February 2016

5 Reasons you want to get new set of Trailhead Badges On TrailHead

Last night I smashed new badges available on Trailhead and here are 5 main reasons I would recommend all devs and consultants  to grab them 

  • Get a feel of new release features upcoming in Spring 16 release 






Spring 16 release has lots of exciting new features .Either you are business consultant or developer with the platform ,you will be amazed to see new features added for lightning components lightning experience ,sales cloud ,service cloud ,marketing ,community cloud and analytics cloud .

Please note that this is a limited edition badge .Its very clear summary of whats available with Spring 16.So hurry up !!!


  • ISV App Strategy 



Are you planning to get your application on appexchange and make some money ? App Strategy module is for you .There are critical things to understand when it comes to app marketing .Do you want to dig deeper in terms of terminology like OEM and ISVForce ,this module will be ideal read .

If you are solution architect working for ISV companies ,you should definitely read this . The modules digs deeper into specific areas like which edition and what should be licensing model for various applications and business needs .

  • Hands on experience with asynchronous in Apex 



This module is a must if you are technical architect and advanced developer where you want to know the options available in apex to go asynchronous .You will explore batch jobs ,schedulers , flex queues ,queueabale interfaces .

This has some exercises for you to complete before you claim this badge but definitely worth the time as you learn lot of new stuff .

  • Microsoft and Salesforce Integration Overview and benefits



Salesforce and microsoft are in deep love .Micorsofts and salesforce both are working together to provide some cool integration's so that customers leveraging microsoft and salesforce CRM can be benefited best out of both technologies .There are two excellent modules covering some cool products like salesforce for outlook or Outlook webApp plugins ,installations ,features and functionality .

  • Learn some management tips and coaching tips and become self aware


This is almost like getting some management tips without management degree .Overall these modules are just great and provide great insight into how to become a better manager .

There are 2 modules that focus on same and worth reading and they are fun.

Last but not least use twitter and show of your badges .Go crush it ...







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