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Tara Scanlan

Join us on April 11th for a Manufacturing and Distribution Customer Success Event in Fort Lauderdale, Florida! Salesforce's Manufacturing & Distribution Team excited to announce a FREE half-day customer-focused event for business leaders in the Manufacturing & Distribution space. What: Salesforce Circles of Success for Manufacturing & Distribution When: April 11th, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Where: Riverside Hotel 620 East Las Olas Boulevard Ft. Lauderdale 33301 P: 954.377.5467 The event will be jam-packed full of interactive breakout sessions focused on helping Manufacturers & Distributors streamline business operations, digitize, and automate so that they can improve efficiency, engage the changing demographics of the new workforce, and meet customers, distributors, dealers, and the entire supply chain's rising expectations for quality of service. Salesforce Success Managers will facilitate roundtable discussions that connect you with other Manufacturing & Distribution customers so you can learn best practices from Salesforce, meet and network with industry peers, who are similarly interested in improving technology processes at their businesses. Agenda 8:30 - 9:15 Check In, Breakfast & Welcome 9:15 - 10:00 Circles of Success: Session 1 10:10 - 10:55 Circles of Success: Session 2 11:05 - 11:50 Circles of Success: Session 3 11:50 - 12:00 Closing Remarks Circle Breakout Sessions Manufacturing Customer Topics: - User Interface for Productivity: Lightning for Manufacturing - CRM for Everyone: Improving Adoption for Manufacturing & Distribution Customers General Salesforce Topics: - Data Management: The Route to Success - Chart Your Course with the Right Metrics - Automate and Transform Your Business Using Process Builder - Maximize your Marketing Efforts with Pardot Space is limited, register today: More

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Tina Pfaff

Does anyone have experience with both Dynamics CRM and Salesforce, who would be will to share pros/cons? My company has selected Microsoft Dynamics as our new ERP. While Salesforce is popular here and has the support of the CEO, IT is recommending that we migrate from Salesforce to Dynamics CRM, as Microsoft is coming to the table with very, very low license costs. So, I making the case for Salesforce. Has anyone had a similar experience who would be willing to share some insights? My challenge is that on paper, the features stack up about the same. My contention is that Salesforce will win out in user experience, ease of maintenance, speed of enhancements and the staff required to manage the system, among other things. But I'm struggling to find case studies or examples that I can use as evidence. I'd appreciate any suggestions. More

16 days ago · 1 comments · 0 likes

Andrew Rieser

Hi All - please check out this upcoming SF for Manufacturing Webinar - Featuring TuffShed! Join us for an upcoming live webinar, Defining the Value of Salesforce for Manufacturing, on Wednesday, March 20th at 11:00 AM PST | 2:00 PM EST, to hear how you can evaluate the business impact of Salesforce with Business Value Expert Ryan Moylan. We'll cover: - Driving Productivity with a Modern Selling Experience - Developing Dynamic Customer Relationships - Differentiate All Your Products & Services on One CRM Platform More

19 days ago · 0 comments · 1 likes

Yolanda McCutcheon

Hello All, My company is in the process of moving from the Classic system to the llightning platform. Do we have any good video's in the group that shows a good representation of the lightning system for manufacturing companies? More

20 days ago · 7 comments · 1 likes

Christina Galvin

Calling all Chicagoland customers! Join us on March 14th for Salesforce Circles of Success Registration is LIVE: Salesforce will be hosting Circles of Success, interactive round-table discussions that provide the opportunity to network with your peers and share best practices to solve common business challenges. This full-day event will kick off with a brief overview of the Salesforce Optimizer - a new tool available to you to drive productivity and adoption for users. You'll then join in our Circles of Success - interactive small group round-table discussions that provide the opportunity to network with your peers and share best practices to solve common business challenges, hosted by Salesforce experts, and finish with a hosted networking lunch. Topics include: - CRM for Everyone - Improving Adoption in the Manufacturing & Distribution Sector - Meet Rising Channel Demands - Channel Management Best Practices - How to Successfully Transition to Lightning - Automate and Transform Your Business Using Process Builder - Automate Your Marketing Workflow with Pardot - Data Management - The Route to Success - Best Practices for Your Salesforce CPQ and Billing Implementation Agenda: - 9:30am - Check-in and Welcome - 10:00am - Introductions and Welcome - 10:10am - Circles of Success Breakout 1* - 11:10am - Circles of Success Breakout 2* - 12:10pm - Networking lunch - 1:00pm - Circles of Success Breakout 3* - 2:00pm - Circles of Success Breakout 4* - 3:00pm - Closing remarks and conclusion *You will have the opportunity to attend 4 of the 7 topics WHEN: Thursday, March 14, 2019 9:30 am - 4:00 pm CDT WHERE: Hilton Garden Inn Schaumburg 1191 Woodfield Rd Schaumburg, IL 60173 More

26 days ago · 2 comments · 1 likes