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Fargo, ND – Sundog, Inc. – a Fargo-based marketing and technology company – hires Crystal Aakre, Amy Crews, Thad Ellsworth and Benjamin Myhre.

Fargo, ND – Sundog, Inc. – a Fargo-based marketing and technology company – Sundog’s Eric “Fish” Ista named to Prairie Business Magazine’s 40-under-40 list.

Fargo, ND – Sundog, Inc. – a Fargo-based marketing and technology company – Sundog’s Chelsea Monda named to United Way’s 2015 35 Under 35 Leadership Program.

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December 18, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled Salesforce Custom Lead Conversion.

When converting leads we typically rely on the standard ‘Convert’ button.  But what if your requirements are more complicated than that?

November 28, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled Communicate from a Component to the Page - Visualforce.

It is pretty easy to communicate with different parts of a Visualforce page, but what about telling the page what to do from a component?

November 28, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled A Great Type-Ahead Component for Visualforce.

In a recent project a type-ahead component was needed to make the user’s data-search experience much easier.  We found a nice one!

November 28, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled Salesforce 2015 Winter Release - My Four Favorite Developer Goodies.

It feels like the holiday season!  Another round of developer goodies from the Salesforce 2015 Winter release.  Yeah!

November 26, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled The Ease of a Customer Community - Salesforce.

Need to spin up a customer community?  Could I create one with just point-n-click action?  Yes.  Really?

November 25, 2014: Dean Froslie posted a blog entry titled The Multi-Platform Mandate.

The potent combination of shifting mobile behaviors, social media adoption and device proliferation means our content must be available anywhere, at any time.

November 6, 2014: Jen Thompson posted a blog entry titled Mark Your Calendar: LIVE Healthcare & B2B Webinars Next Week.

Ready to step up your customer or patient journey?

Come join our free “The Extra Mile” webinars next week, specializing in healthcare and B2B + manufacturing. And walk away with cool tips, tools and takeaways – customized for your industry.

October 30, 2014: Dean Froslie posted a blog entry titled What’s Your Core Content Strategy?.

Many organizations may think they have a clear direction for content, yet few actually formalize it.

October 27, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled Calculating Calendar Hours in Salesforce.

Calculating ‘Calendar Hours’ in Salesforce can be pretty easy if the Business Hours feature in Salesforce is used.

October 26, 2014: Alyssa Greve posted a blog entry titled Why Taylor Swift is the Queen of Digital Media.

Her music makes a statement for itself, when her album has been getting only positive reviews from Time Magazine, Rolling Stones and New York Times. Her album is making a statement of a more confident and older Taylor Swift.

October 26, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled Calculating Business Hours in Salesforce.

Many times you need to figure out how many business hours are needed for completing a task.  How can that be done in Salesforce?

October 26, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled Clicking a Specific Button When Enter is Pressed - Salesforce.

Sometimes we want a specific button to be clicked when enter is pressed in a textbox.  How can we do that with a Visualforce page?

October 26, 2014: Terry Luschen posted a blog entry titled The Flexibility of the Force.com Platform - Auditing Software.

The Force.com platform can be the home to a wide variety of applications.  The experience I can share comes from an audit software background.

October 24, 2014: Greg Ewing Lee posted a blog entry titled Dreamforce 2014 in Review: Catch the Wave, Ride the Lightning.

No doubt about it, Dreamforce never fails to impress. And this year was no exception.

Miss the fun or haven’t had a chance to watch the sessions online yet? Here’s a quick recap of our favorite highlights, news and announcements from #DF14 – all features of Salesforce’s new Customer Success Platform. 

October 24, 2014: Alyssa Greve posted a blog entry titled Dreamforce Recap on the Social Studio.

Dreamforce also released some updates in the social space and social studio. The Marketing Cloud is continually working on bringing Radian6, Buddy Media and social.com together in one platform: Social Studio.

October 24, 2014: Alyssa Greve posted a blog entry titled Dreamforce Recap on the Marketing Cloud.

At Dreamforce, I planned to attend and soak up all of the breakout sessions that I could around Salesforce Marketing Cloud. Unfortunately, with clients to meet, and a #WalkABlock loft to run, I didn’t get to make it to every session I wanted. I was able to watch most of keynotes and share my top key findings I learned at the conference.

October 12, 2014: Jen Thompson posted a blog entry titled #DF14 Basecamp: What You Can Expect (Part 2).

Coffee. Cocktails. A free Fitbit while supplies last. And interesting conversation with some of the coolest people you’ll meet at Dreamforce.

Can’t wait? Neither can we.

October 7, 2014: Heidi Haaven posted a blog entry titled #DF14 Basecamp: What you can Expect (Part 1).

If you’ve been to Dreamforce before, you know the feeling: never-ending lines for coffee, a bazillion people waiting to get into keynotes and an overwhelming amount of information coming at you from all angles. The good news: this year Sundog has you covered at Basecamp where you can put your feet up, relax and recharge with coffee, cocktails and more.

October 3, 2014: Alyssa Greve posted a blog entry titled Keeping up with the Trends at Dreamforce.

Whether you are attending Dreamforce or not, social media allows us to connect with others at the event. Watch keynotes, product announcements and more from your computer or connect with those around you.  I’ll share you some of the top ways you can stay connected with Dreamforce this year. I’ll also give you an inside look at how we plan to manage all of the social conversations and engage as a brand.

September 30, 2014: Lynlee Espeseth posted a blog entry titled The Cult Of A Brand, And Why Common Sense Might Not Matter.

Since Apple released the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, there has been a lot of commentary from other phone manufacturers that Apple is simply copying their larger phones, their capabilities, and, essentially, their technology.