Category: Careers

7 Top Career Tips from Salesforce’s Woman of the Month

7 Top Career Tips from Salesforce’s Woman of the Month

Climbing the career ladder in the competitive world of sales is no small feat — especially when you do it at the World’s Most Innovative Company. But that’s just what Megan Oleson did, and she’s not slowing down anytime soon. Oleson started her career with Salesforce almost eight years ago... Read More»

Why Your Company Must Own Employee Engagement

Why Your Company Must Own Employee Engagement

The phenomenon of social marketing has put an emphasis on brand culture. Businesses utilize digital tools to get employees collaborating and encourage them to be the faces of their brand with concepts like employee advocacy. All of this, theoretically, should lead to engagement. Yet a recent study by Altimeter found... Read More»

Why You Should Minimize Micromanagement in 2015

Why You Should Minimize Micromanagement in 2015

Ever feel like you have to do everything for those you manage? Like no one else has a clue? You might be micromanaging your employees and it could be hurting both your team dynamics and your business's success. This detrimental approach usually results in low morale and resentment towards the... Read More»

5 Questions in 5 Minutes with Salesforce’s Woman of the Month

5 Questions in 5 Minutes with Salesforce’s Woman of the Month

Got five minutes? Good. Because that’s all you need to take in five valuable nuggets of career advice from Salesforce superwoman Ashling Kearns, Director of Marketing Operations and our January Woman of the Month. Since joining Salesforce in 2011, Dublin-based Kearns has taken the reigns of the Marketing Strategy and... Read More»

Why Salesforce Is Good For Your Career

Why Salesforce Is Good For Your Career

Salesforce offers an amazing set of sales, marketing, service, collaboration, security, and analytics capabilities, as well as the ability to create your own solutions on the Salesforce1 Platform. Salesforce is used by a wide range of companies from small start-ups to large enterprise companies in various industries. But did you... Read More»

4 Uncommon, But Useful, New Years Resolutions for Your Business

4 Uncommon, But Useful, New Years Resolutions for Your Business

Did you make any New Year’s resolutions? Have you stuck to them? We’re about midway through January, and it seems that around now even the most resolute start avoiding their list. One of the biggest problems with New Year’s Resolutions, in my opinion, is that they are kind of boring.... Read More»

Best Practices for Women In Tech: A New Salesforce E-Book

Best Practices for Women In Tech: A New Salesforce E-Book

There’s been a lot of conversation recently around the number of women working in technology and what can be done to increase their ranks. With this topic in mind, we decided to pick the brain of one woman who has not only thrived in the tech industry, but has been... Read More»

Behind the Scenes at Salesforce: Our #1 Recruiting Secret

Behind the Scenes at Salesforce: Our #1 Recruiting Secret

They say it’s all about who you know. Sure, that may be the case for job-seekers and aspiring actors...but it’s also just as true for employers. Someone you know might be able to connect you with your future #dreamjob, and someone we know might be able to connect us with... Read More»

10 Productivity Hacks for Startups and Entrepreneurs

10 Productivity Hacks for Startups and Entrepreneurs

Face it — founding, running, or working for a startup is hard and can be extremely stressful. The only constant is change, priorities are always shifting, and productivity is the key to success. As an entrepreneur or employee at a startup, it’s vital for you to be as productive and... Read More»

5 Traits of Today’s Marketing Leader

5 Traits of Today’s Marketing Leader

The modern-day marketing leader’s job description is changing. Just look at the facts: By 2017, the CMO will spend more on IT than the CIO. 90% of business buyers say when they’re ready to buy, they’ll find you. (DemandGen Report) 70% of the buying process is now complete by the... Read More»