Introducing Mixer for the Power Platform!

Over the last few weeks I've been working on a new medium for sharing content with the Power Platform community. As of Monday January 6th, I will be live streaming an entire implementation process from start to finish over multiple weeks! Mixer is an online streaming service provided by Microsoft. It allows viewers to watch … Continue reading Introducing Mixer for the Power Platform!

How Google Chrome Profiles Saved My Sanity (And Time!)

Me. Before I was told about Profiles. Over the last few weeks, I have been actively involved in various projects that required access to multiple environments. For some of you reading this, that will sound like your day to day life and what I'm about to blog about may be standard stuff, however my role … Continue reading How Google Chrome Profiles Saved My Sanity (And Time!)

Live Chat Episode 3: The Role of the Pre-Sales Consultant.

On this episode, I had the absolute pleasure of speaking with two highly acclaimed individuals within our community - Lisa Crosbie, Biz Apps MVP and Ben Vollmer, Field Service Director at the Mothership! In our session we covered what exactly is involved in the day to day role of a Pre-Sales Consultant. We talked about … Continue reading Live Chat Episode 3: The Role of the Pre-Sales Consultant.

How to send ClickDimensions emails with data from ANY record!

So now that we've looked at how to send ClickDimensions emails using Flow, our next step is to send an email containing data from any record in Dynamics! They said it couldn't be done, but I'm here to prove them wrong! We're going to be taking a look at this process and how to automate … Continue reading How to send ClickDimensions emails with data from ANY record!

Microsoft Flow: The Relate Records Action Demystified!

Last week, I finally managed to get my hands on the illusive Relate Record Action to update my "Send ClickDimensions Emails within a Flow" post. However, I found that while the action appeared simple from the outset, actually implementing it was a little more difficult than I had originally expected, especially as I am not … Continue reading Microsoft Flow: The Relate Records Action Demystified!

Live Chat Episode 2: Career Development within Dynamics!

This week we rounded up some of the best in the community to talk about career development within the ever expanding Power Platform world.We talked about where we all got our start, what the traditional roles are in the industry, what turning points we had in our careers and what advice we would give to … Continue reading Live Chat Episode 2: Career Development within Dynamics!

Dynamics 101: The Core Records – Leads, Contacts and Accounts

At its most basic level, Dynamics Customer Engagement is a tool that allows you to maintain a virtual Rolodex – it’s a central location where you can easily look up an Account, see all the Contacts related to that Account and if there are any potential Leads related. You get a complete picture of your … Continue reading Dynamics 101: The Core Records – Leads, Contacts and Accounts

MBAS Hack4Good Hackathon: What I learned and why I’d do it again.

Build cool things - help others! First things first - I know a lot of my recent posts have been about events I have attended and I promise we'll get back to the good stuff of Dynamics: CE soon, but I wanted to share my experiences in the hopes that it will inspire others to … Continue reading MBAS Hack4Good Hackathon: What I learned and why I’d do it again.