This post was originally published by the Salesforce Foundation. This is the second in a series of blogs about taking advantage of the growing nonprofit Salesforce community to help build your Salesforce career and increase your organizational success.
In the Power of Us HUB (the Foundation’s online community for nonprofit and higher ed Salesforce users), we have a group called Girlforce (GF) which brings together women from all over the US to collaborate and learn. Many members of the group have formed study groups in an effort to build their skills and get their Salesforce certification. In fact, more than 10 GF members have been newly certified in the last few months.
For some of us, it was the first time we had taken a Salesforce exam, others were taking repeat exams, or getting additional certifications. We recently polled Girlforce members who had passed Salesforce exams about their tips and tricks for passing, and we came up with the following three keys to success: