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… …
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.
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!
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!
TrailheaDX 2019- First Impressions
Are you a nonprofit admin or developer wondering if TrailheaDX can help you improve your skills, connect with important allies, and improve your nonprofit’s engagement technology? Barbara's report from TDX19 has the answers...and astronauts!
Salesforce, Digital Advocacy Platforms, and Non Profits, Oh My!
As a social change organization, making your supporters’ voices heard is an important part of what you do. Since shouts from a soapbox only travel 50 feet, it’s likely that you’re going to need a strategy to amplify their message. Giving out free megaphones might be out of your budget range; you’re going to need …
Six Technology Policies and Processes Every Nonprofit Needs
Too often nonprofits manage technology from one emergency to the next, on a tiny budget, so technology policies may never cross their minds. But written technology policies are worth it. They will help you clarify your organization's approach to tech, set expectations for staff, and handle staff growth and turnover.
What happened at Dreamforce 17
At Dreamforce 2017 last week, Percolator enjoyed time with clients, celebrating women in tech, and learning these tips for admins and engagement superstars!
Percolator at NTC 2017
We were at NTC 2017 last month, were you? Team Percolator gave two presentations about Salesforce integrations that engage...and won some pool.
A Beautiful Custom Volunteer Platform
Speaking of lovely integrations (because aren’t we always?), here’s a story about a custom volunteer management platform we launched last year for the Washington Trails Association (WTA).
Play in Your Salesforce Sandbox!
I love the Road Runner cartoons! Somehow, the very fabric of space and time seems to twist and fold to the liking of this Jedi Master bird. But most of us can relate much more to our buddy Wile E. Coyote. The only law that seems to cater to Wile E. (and us) is Murphy’s …
Hitting the Trail at Dreamforce ’16
This week, Percolator will be trekking to San Francisco to learn, share knowledge, and play at Dreamforce, Salesforce’s annual event. You’ll find us camping at the Salesforce.org Lodge to hear how you turn followers into champions, checking out tech and strategy sessions, and meeting with nonprofits about our engagement tracking app, StepUp. Want to meet up? …