25 May Michael Christensen – My Vetforce Story
Position at Simplus:
Experience in Salesforce:
Aviation Ordinance Technician
How did you discover Salesforce?
I was introduced to Salesforce by Chris Gardner.
How did (are) you train(ing) to become Salesforce Certified?
Through the Simplus Bootcamp
What is your #vetforcevictory story into Simplus?
I was made aware of Vetforce by a family member that works for Simplus. I started reading through comments and success stories from other Vetforce members and became really interested in this career path that was helping other veterans. When I realized there was so much training available through Trailhead I started to learn everything I could about Salesforce. This interaction and training gave me a great base of knowledge that has helped me to succeed in the Simplus bootcamp.
How has Vetforce made an impact on your life?
Finding Vetforce and interacting with other members has helped guide me to an excellent new career opportunity.
What does the Vetforce community mean to you?
It is a support network for veterans on both a professional and personal level.
What advice do you have for new Vetforce members?
Make connections with people.
What are some career-oriented goals you have?
Become certified, get into development. Long-term: Technical Architect Certification.
What are some personal (non-career) goals you have?
Travel for fun more.