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Why start a Trailblazer Community Group?

Success breeds success, but what to do if you’re in a new territory? How to be that first Trailblazer? We spoke to Abdoulaye Diop to hear how and why he established the first Trailblazer Community Group in West Africa. This is his story.   University I went to the University of Thies in Senegal to […]

All the Trailblazer Community together: How does Japan do it?

The YeurLeadin team is back with another new session! A time to chill, learn a bit and have a distraction, perhaps to let your brain background process on today’s chores as you chat with friends. Two parts. 1 hour. 14:00 CET, 26th November. A lunch break or perhaps even dinner? (depending on your time zone) It […]

The Secrets of Planning the Amsterdam User Group

The Amsterdam User Group (AUG) gets between 50 and 70 attendees for our meetings (other groups are available throughout the Netherlands, even during these strange times). Now that I’ve stepped down as co-leader, after 3.5 years, I can shrug off the non disclosure agreement and spill the beans on what makes our sessions so special. […]

New Directions (YeurLeadin event update)

It will probably not come as a surprise but, with much regret, our in-person event planned for 23rd and 24th January 2021 will no longer go ahead in its current form. In line with YeurDreamin’s announcement, we will also be refunding all our ticket holders in the next 48 hours. So what next? Something is […]

I’m quitting… Because the future is awesome!

Last year, I wrote in the guide to setting up your own Salesforce Saturday: “Running a [group] is great, but if you’re unavailable due to a cold or other equally traumatic life event (e.g. kids birthday party), then you don’t want everyone else’s fun to stop… “ The guide references various reasons for not being […]

Leading Virtual Groups Inclusively

The ethos of Community Groups (and Salesforce Saturdays) remains the same whether we meet in person or virtually. But some of the techniques to facilitate that atmosphere are different when we meet virtually. Do you want to learn how to: Understand how to read the room when you can’t see people’s faces Create a virtual […]

YeurLeadin’ – bowing to the inevitable

Sadly, you won’t be surprised to learn that YeurLeadin’ 20 is being postponed with everyone’s health at the top of our minds, but still with regret. Our new date is Saturday & Sunday, 23rd & 24th January 2021. So much for our 2020 vision… best laid plans and all!  We spotted this tweet by Salesforce […]

Which webinar/video conferencing tool?

Our comparison charts highlight some key differences to help you choose the right tool for your needs during the Coronavirus pandemic, focusing on the affordable end of the market. Features and pricing may change once normality resumes. There are some caveats about each tool – read on to the end, for the tips and tricks! […]

YeurLeadin goes Slack!

Since the dawn of time (well, 2017) there’s been a Slack workspace where certain Community Leaders have come together to discuss all things Ohana. Whether that’s coordinating a Dreamin event, working out the volunteering schedule for a Basecamp, discussing how to use Event in a Box or to ask if anyone is available to do […]

YeurLeadin’ 20: Tickets now available!

Just want the tickets? Skip to the end! Need to know more? Read on… Bigger, more inclusive, and even more interactive. We’re back and going deeper. But what’s it about? Why, in 2019, did we get a 4.66 out of 5 for “Would you attend another event like this in Europe, were one to be […]