Percolator said farewell to Chad Harris at the end of 2022, our Practice Lead and a dear friend. We took some time to talk with Chad before his departure to reflect on his tenure at Percolator and discuss what he plans to do next. Percolator celebrated it’s 10-year anniversary, with over 100 client partners, …
New from Salesforce: Nonprofit Cloud
So…you may have heard that Salesforce recently rolled out a new product offering for nonprofits. It’s called the Nonprofit Cloud and is an effort to package up the paid services that Salesforce has built for nonprofit customers. Here’s the new product offering announcement from Salesforce and a more useful write-up from our colleague Brad Struss …
Digital Advocacy and Salesforce Report 2.0
This update has been a big project as the field has changed significantly since we last published. Our goal remains the same — to help campaigners, Salesforce admins, and technology decision-makers choose the best advocacy platform. In this report, you will find an in-depth analysis of the various options including feature highlights, Salesforce integration details, …
Connecting Salesforce to your Email Inbox
Cirrus Insight Integration or Salesforce Integration – Which is right for you? We get this question a lot. And the answer is: it depends, and here’s why. Quite frankly, we used to always recommend Cirrus Insight because the Salesforce Integrations were a bit buggy and overall, just didn’t offer the greatest user experience. But… …
Farewell to Our Longest Percolator Comrade
Percolator said farewell to Barbara Christensen at the end of 2021, our very first employee, NPSP wizard, and a dear friend. We took some time to talk with Barbara and reflect on her seven-year tenure at Percolator and what she has in store next. Looking back at the projects you have worked on, our incomplete …
Low Code Just the Ticket for Virtual Event Integration
Low code solutions were just the ticket for a seamless virtual event integration to Salesforce, for healthcare innovators CCI.
Thinking about Salesforce Admin Certification?
Going through the process of Salesforce Administrator certification can bolster your skills and knowledge so you can take better advantage of all that Salesforce provides and be a stronger champion in your organization.
Columbus Statue Removal
Kai Addae's experience at a Columbus statue removal in New Haven, CT.
Can’t protest? You can watch the livestream. And then send the money.
If you want to work to undo systemic racism and police brutality and you can’t go to a protest or are looking for additional ways to get involved, open your wallet.
Sacred Heart Community Service Coronavirus Response
Read about the amazing work Sacred Heart Community Service's staff and volunteers, supported by Percolator, have done in Santa Clara County in response to the impact of the Coronavius outbreak.
Salesforce Housekeeping to do in Quarantine
If your org has extra time to commit to Salesforce while working from home, this is the perfect time to put it to use for housekeeping of your Salesforce instance!
Meet our New Team Member!
Join us in saying hello to our newest team member, Kai Addae!
Tales from the Trenches: 3 Database Administrators Explain Why They Love Their Jobs
We notice that behind each of our most data-driven clients is a database admin who loves their job. We interviewed them to find out what their organizations get right.
What’s Happening with Salesforce Lightning in January?
Does Salesforce's email "REMINDER: Critical Update for Lightning Experience" have you worried you're about to be struck by lightning? You don't need a faraday cage, just a plan!
Training the Next Generation of Indigenous Tech Leaders in Canada
First Nations Technology Council is a Canadian nonprofit organization that ensures that Indigenous Canadian people have equitable access to the tools and support needed to maximize their opportunities in tech and innovation. Their biggest program is Foundations and Futures in Innovation and Technology (FiT), a comprehensive digital skills learning journey where students walk a path …