Vanessa Grant: Expectations and Opportunity in the Salesforce Business Analyst Community
Any seasoned Salesforce professional would agree that business analysis is the foundation of any successful Salesforce project. During this session, Vanessa Grant will discuss the current state of Salesforce Business Analysis, career paths, what BA’s should expect on Salesforce projects, and how to skill up and take advantage of the opportunities in this fast paced and growing digital transformation industry.
What is Salesforce and what opportunities are there for business analysts?
Vanessa Grant has built her career around solving business problems with technical solutions and process improvements. After Salesforce fell in her lap in 2010, it became the go-to tool in her technical solution tool belt. Salesforce work embodies everything Vanessa loves in a job: teamwork, challenges, helping people, and Salesforce. Besides being a certified Scrum Master and 10x Salesforce certified, she had the honor of also contributing to the creation of the Salesforce Business Analyst Certification.
As a mentor and speaker, she’s committed to improving outcomes for all Salesforce projects by promoting the importance of quality business analysis, devops, and design. She has spoken at Salesforce events such as Dreamforce, London's Calling, and Midwest Dreamin'. She also co-hosts the Salesforce Career Show podcast and is a regular contributor to the popular Salesforce Ben blog.