The Magic of APIs for Admins

The Charlotte, NC Nonprofit Users Group was kind enough to have me for a talk about APIs for admins: what is an API, why is it an important concept, and how can we use it to solve business problems? I started my career as a nonprofit admin who was incredibly excited about using the Salesforce API to build things, so this topic was near and dear to my heart.

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Why Does git rebase Merge Conflict?

I’ve got a really ugly branch (daves-feature) going. I started my branch from main, but later realized it was better suited to be based on parent. My commit history looks like this:

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The Risks of Copying and Pasting Apex

It’s a tricky position to be placed in: you’re an admin, a declarative developer, or a junior developer, and your leadership comes to you with an ask that you know requires Apex that you haven’t been trained to write.

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