2 Tips for you today to help you with Certification, and to help convince your boss you deserve a trip to San Francisco…

Tip #1 More about SFDC Certification
In one of my previous posts http://www.philwaltonconsultancy.co.uk/phils-salesforce-tip-of-the-week-2nd-august-2013-sfdc-
known-issues-and-certification/ I tried to push you all into doing some training and certification. Over the coming weeks
and months I will add some more tips and suggestions of what you can do to make the task easier.
The first step on the route to Salesforce Ninja is usually Salesforce ADM201, the Administrator certification. You could
choose to the ADM201 course (4 days) then take the exam, or use your experience and the Study Notes and just take the exam.
Here is a link to the Salesforce Admin Cert page

And the link to download the Study Guide

When you are ready for the Exam, take a look below, and get registered.

60 multiple-choice questions
90 minutes allotted to complete the exam
65% is the passing score
Registration fee is USD 200
Retake fee is USD 100

Ok, so you know you all like to test yourselves, try these from the SFDC official ADM201 page…

What should a system administrator use to disable access to a custom application for a group of users?

A. Profiles
B. Sharing rules
C. Web tabs
D. Page layouts

(The Answer is A)

What should a system administrator consider before importing a set of records into Salesforce?

A. The import file should include a record owner for each record.
B. Currency field values will default to the personal currency of the record owner.
C. Data should be de-duplicated in the import file prior to import.
D. Validation rules are not triggered when importing data using the import wizard.

(The Answer is A,C)

Tip #2 Road to Dreamforce ’13 Episode 1
What’s New at Dreamforce? The first of a weekly session in the build up to Dreamforce. If you have your tickets booked it
will show you what will be on and who will be presenting etc, if not, it may make you a little jealous!