Martin Gessner is the Founder of Focus on Force.
He has spent over 10 years working in various Salesforce roles including business analyst, project manager, consultant and solutions architect. Along the way he has earned twelve certifications, published "The Salesforce Career Playbook", and helps Salesforce professionals learn more about Salesforce, develop their career and prepare for certifications.
Martin Gessner - Interviews and Appearances
100 Days of Trailhead with Martin Gessner
100 Days of Trailhead's co-founders Rachel Watson and Jessica Murphy chat with Martin about what inspired him to start Focus on Force, his book, the importance of knowledge being shared back and forth in a community, and even talk about some of his favorite things in the world — in rapid-fire round!
Talent Hub TV with Martin Gessner
Martin Gessner joins Ben Duncombe on the sofa to share the path of his own Salesforce career and how it led him to launch his own business. Focus on Force has gone on to assist tens of thousands of students across the globe to pass a host of Salesforce certifications to date. Martin shares his thoughts on the evolution of the Salesforce platform, the future of the market, and his advice for those taking their first initial steps into the industry.
Martin Gessner is Certified in 12 Salesforce Certifications
- Advanced Administrator
- Community Cloud Consultant
- Development Lifecycle and Deployment Designer
- Identity and Access Management Designer
- Integration Architecture Designer
- Platform App Builder
- Platform Developer 1
- Sales Cloud Consultant
- Service Cloud Consultant
- Sharing and Visibility Designer
- System Architect
The Salesforce Career Playbook
by Martin Gessner
Following a desire to help people manage their Salesforce careers, Martin published his book, "The Salesforce Career Playbook" in 2020.
A wide range of topics are covered across its 422 pages — Salesforce newbies looking for their first job, people wondering what certifications to take next, what available career paths there are in Salesforce, how to actually progress in your career, and more!
Available on Amazon