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Brian Hinshaw has been making a name for himself within The Qrew. As the Quickbase Realm Admin for AT&T, Brian is responsible for overseeing Quickbase usage across hundreds of applications. Brian's doubled down on his investment in The Qrew, joining every Customer Network session he can, sharing his best practices with other Realm Admins and learning new ways Quickbase can be used across different industries. Recently, Brian stepped up to be a Qrew Group leader for the Raleigh/Durham Qrew, which had its first meetup last week.
Check out the profile below to learn a little bit more about Brian and his thoughts on being a Qrew Champion!
Favorite Book or TV Show?
"Books and shows by Mike Rowe and Jack Carr."
What's a superpower you would want to have?
When and how did you discover Quickbase?
"About 3 years ago I was asked to manage this growing solution."
Describe your "a-ha" moment - what was your breakthrough moment with Quickbase?
"When I figured out how to build a formula query."
What's something you have learned by being a member of The Qrew?
"There's a wealth of knowledge in others, don't be afraid to ask for help to figure out a challenge."
What advice do you have for new Qrew members?
"Jump in and explore."
What does being a Qrew Champion mean to you?
"Being a Quickbase Qrew Champion goes beyond a title; it's a commitment to fostering a thriving ecosystem of knowledge, collaboration, and innovation. I am truly excited about the opportunity to contribute to this remarkable community in several meaningful ways:
- Growing the Community: As a Quickbase Qrew Champion, I am dedicated to expanding our community's reach and impact. I believe that each new member we welcome enriches our collective knowledge and perspective. I am thrilled to be a part of nurturing an environment where every member feels encouraged to participate, ask questions, and share their insights.
- Empowering Others to Learn: One of the cornerstones of being a champion is to empower others to learn about the vast capabilities of Quickbase. Through regular discussions, tutorials, and sharing of resources, I aim to make complex concepts more approachable. My goal is to help fellow community members unlock the full potential of Quickbase, regardless of their skill level.
- Teaching Problem-Solving: The ability to solve problems is at the heart of any successful Quickbase endeavor. As a Quickbase Qrew Champion, I am passionate about teaching others effective problem-solving strategies. By fostering a culture of creative thinking and collaboration, we can overcome challenges together and develop solutions that drive us forward.
In essence, being a Quickbase Qrew Champion is about building bridges—connecting people, ideas, and solutions. It's about being a mentor, a guide, and a teammate. I am excited to learn from each member, share my experiences, and be a part of this dynamic and ever-evolving community."
Be sure to connect with @BRIAN HINSHAW as he has a ton to offer!