Salesforce - Stage Duration

HI everyone,


I have used the salesforce connector for a while now and I am trying to find a easier way to measure Stage Duration in days for each opportunity and its current stage in our pipeline.


I know that by bringing opportunity history and events, I could get the minimun date for each stage changes, but it gets tricky when an opportunity moves from stage 2 to 3 and later on moves back to 2.


for Blogs I have found in internet , there has to be a field named  "LastStageChangeDate_c", but navigating throught the Browse Object and Fields list , I have not been able to find it.


Another way could be... to create a custom field directly in Salesforce that holds the formula (TODAY() - 'LastStageChangeDate_c') and then grab it from the Objects list.


Has anybody done this and maybe has an easier way to do it ?



  • Hi,


    It sounds like your custom field idea is on the right track. This should give you the metrics you want.

    I have a tried and true process for whenever I get stuck: I always contact my Customer Success Manager. I like to run my ideas by them to see if they've seen similar situations with other clients. The majority of the time, they've helped resolve a similar situation and have a suggestion that will help me to quickly resolve my question on my own.

    In the rare instance that there isn't a quick or easy solution, my Customer Success Manager is able to arrange a meeting with a consultant, who is able to help me find a solution to my question.


    - Jarvis

Sign In or Register to comment.

Hey, Stranger!

It looks like you're new here. Those who sign in get access to engage with even MORE fire content. To get involved, click one of these buttons!