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Create a Salesforce account from a LinkedIn company profile and send a Slack message

This Playbook will create a new Salesforce account from a LinkedIn company profile and send a Slack message with the link to the Salesforce account record.
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How does this automation work?

Bardeen automates the process of capturing valuable account information from LinkedIn and integrates it with Salesforce, followed by notifying your team on Slack. This workflow is instrumental for sales professionals looking to expedite lead generation and account creation processes, by reducing manual data entry and enhancing communication efficiency. With this playbook, your sales team can leverage LinkedIn insights directly within Salesforce and swiftly notify team members, fostering timely engagement and collaboration.

Here's how this workflow creates a Salesforce account from a LinkedIn company profile and sends a Slack notification:

  • Step 1: Scrape LinkedIn Profile - Bardeen's Scraper is used to extract company details from LinkedIn company about pages, ensuring vital information is captured without manual effort.
  • Step 2: Convert Company Size to Number - The extracted company size text is converted into a numerical value, which is a standard format for Salesforce account records.
  • Step 3: Create Salesforce Account - A new account is created in Salesforce with the scraped LinkedIn data, including the company's website and phone number, streamlining your CRM data entry.
  • Step 4: Prepare Slack Message - A custom message is generated to include the Salesforce account link, readying it for communication.
  • Step 5: Send Slack Notification - The prepared message is sent to a specified Slack recipient or channel, keeping your team informed of the new Salesforce account addition.
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How to run the workflow

Ready to streamline your workflow and enhance collaboration between LinkedIn and Salesforce? This automation has got you covered.

Say goodbye to the manual task of entering company details into Salesforce and separately notifying your team. With this playbook, you can effortlessly create new Salesforce accounts from LinkedIn company profiles and instantly share the Salesforce account record link via Slack. No more wasting time on data entry or coordinating communication.

Whether you're a sales professional expanding your client base or a team aiming for seamless collaboration, this automation is a game-changer. Capture essential company information from LinkedIn, automatically generate Salesforce accounts, and keep your team in the loop through Slack messages.

Don't let the pain points of manual data transfer and communication slow you down and unlock the power of seamless integration. 

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Step 1: Pin the playbook and integrate Salesforce and Slack

First, click the “Pin it” button at the top of this page to save this automation. You will be redirected to install the browser extension when you run it for the first time. Bardeen will also prompt you to integrate Salesforce and Slack.

Activate Bardeen (or hit Option + B on Mac or ALT + B on PC on your keyboard) and click on the playbook card. The setup flow will start. Bardeen will ask you to specify a Slack recipient. You can choose to send the message to a Slack channel or user.

Click on “Save Input” and checkmark Slack. This will save you time from setup in the future. You can edit Inputs later by hovering over the playbook.  

Step 2: Run the playbook to save LinkedIn company profile to Salesforce and send a Slack message

When you want to save a LinkedIn company profile as a new Salesforce lead, navigate to the LinkedIn profile.

Press Option + B on Mac or ALT + B on PC on your keyboard to launch Bardeen and run the playbook. It will extract the information from the LinkedIn profiles and create new Salesforce accounts.

It will then send a Slack notification to the recipient with the link to the newly created account.

You can also edit the playbook and add your next action to further customize the automation.

Find more Salesforce integrations, Slack integrations, LinkedIn integrations and Linkedin Salesforce integration.

You can also find more about how to improve your personal productivity, streamline your data sourcing and research process and automate your sales workflow. Learn more about how to scrape LinkedIn leads.

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Available actions & triggers

Apps:
Create a Salesforce account from a LinkedIn company profile and send a Slack message
Create a Salesforce account from a LinkedIn company profile and send a Slack message
Create a Salesforce account from a LinkedIn company profile and send a Slack message
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Get Slack user info
Get Slack user info
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Get Slack user info
Get Slack user info
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Create Salesforce opportunity
Create Salesforce opportunity
Action
Get Salesforce contact
Get Salesforce contact
Action
Get Salesforce account
Get Salesforce account
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Create Salesforce lead
Create Salesforce lead
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Update status to do not disturb
Update status to do not disturb
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Find Slack channels
Find Slack channels
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Create Salesforce account
Create Salesforce account
Action
Update Salesforce contact
Update Salesforce contact
Action
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