Category: Careers

Communicate Like a Pro: Q&A with New Guest Blogger Steven Gaffney

Communicate Like a Pro: Q&A with New Guest Blogger Steven Gaffney

Today, we welcome a new guest blogger to the salesforce.com fold: Steven Gaffney, an expert in office communication and an accomplished author and keynote speaker. To kick off his relationship with us and get acquainted with our readers, Steven graciously answered a few of our questions about his work. Salesforce.com:... Read More»

Women in Tech Q&A with Salesforce.com’s Woman of the Month

Women in Tech Q&A with Salesforce.com’s Woman of the Month

The salesforce.com Woman of the Month campaign turns the spotlight on the amazing women who help make salesforce.com the World’s Most Innovative Company (according to Forbes) and one of Fortune’s Best Places to Work. Honorees are nominated by fellow employees and selected by a dedicated committee that works to ensure... Read More»

To Future Engineers: 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Graduating College

To Future Engineers: 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Graduating College

I still remember the search for my engineering internship before I graduated from Rice University. It was a little overwhelming. How do you decide which opportunity is right when you’re not really sure what’s expected of you? I knew I’d have to work hard, but who decides what working hard... Read More»

Here Are the Soft Skills Most Important to Your Business

Here Are the Soft Skills Most Important to Your Business

For an employee to effectively perform in the workplace, he or she needs to have a specific and unique set of vital technical skills. But what about non-technical skills? Skills that govern an employee’s ability to communicate, form relationships, and prioritize tasks are often overlooked in education and training. Unfortunately,... Read More»

Sneak a Peek at Salesforce.com’s New Atlanta Office!

Sneak a Peek at Salesforce.com’s New Atlanta Office!

We’re thrilled to announce the opening of our new office in Atlanta! Salesforce.com is in the Atlanta Plaza, which is located in the Buckhead district, a part of town quickly becoming Atlanta’s tech hub. While Atlanta Plaza was home of the Pardot headquarters, the newly expanded offices will now house... Read More»

5 Things I Learned from Working at Salesforce.com

5 Things I Learned from Working at Salesforce.com

Alex Dea is an MBA Candidate from the University of North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler) For the past 11 weeks, he has spent the summer working for salesforce.com on the Platform Product Marketing team. Here, Alex shares some of the takeaways from his summer at salesforce.com. So you might be wondering, “Why... Read More»

Myth vs. Fact: Are You A Savvy Self-Promoter?

Myth vs. Fact: Are You A Savvy Self-Promoter?

When you ponder the concept of self-promotion, which images come to mind? Do you think of your incompetent boss who somehow convinced someone that he knew what he was doing? Or the irritating top producer who seems to fall all over herself to name-drop during sales meetings? Or, conversely, the... Read More»

10 Tips for Growing Your Career from Salesforce.com’s Woman of the Month

10 Tips for Growing Your Career from Salesforce.com’s Woman of the Month

The salesforce.com Woman of the Month campaign turns the spotlight on the amazing women who help make salesforce.com the World’s Most Innovative Company and one of the best places to work. Honorees are nominated by fellow employees and selected by a dedicated committee that works to ensure a variety of... Read More»

Behind the Scenes at Salesforce.com: Our Aloha Spirit

Behind the Scenes at Salesforce.com: Our Aloha Spirit

When you hear the word “Aloha,” what pops into your head? Hula girls, tiki torches, maybe a Mai Tai (or three)? At salesforce.com, Aloha stands for a whole lot more than a luau. It represents who we are, what we stand for, and how we create our culture. You see,... Read More»

20 Questions with Salesforce.com’s Woman of the Month

20 Questions with Salesforce.com’s Woman of the Month

The salesforce.com Woman of the Month campaign turns the spotlight on the amazing women who help make salesforce.com the World’s Most Innovative Company and one of the best places to work. Honorees are nominated by fellow employees and selected by a dedicated committee that works to ensure a variety of... Read More»