Blazing Trails

Blazing Trails Podcast

Have you ever wished you could be in the same room with an inspirational leader you admire? Close enough to feel their presence? To hear them tell their story in their own words? And really understand how they became the Trailblazer they are today? At Salesforce, we’re fortunate enough to hear these conversations all the time — at our events, like Dreamforce, and in meetings with our customers and communities. And now, you can experience those conversations too. Every week Blazing Trails brings you new episodes featuring Trailblazers who are leading the charge on topics like the future of work, equality, sustainability, well-being, and technology.

How to Run Your Business and Not Let It Run You: A Conversation with Joanna and Chip Gaines
Joanna and Chip Gaines are the co-founders of home and lifestyle brand Magnolia and the stars of the hit HGTV show "Fixer Upper." Learn how this remarkable couple turned their family business into this hugely successful business empire. In this interview, the couple sits down with Salesforce's Senior Vice President of Small and Medium Business Marketing Marie Rosecrans to discuss their journey as entrepreneurs, the struggles they faced along the way, and how they are navigating their business through the ch...

In Crisis Time, a Return to Your Company's Core Values Can Pay Off: A Conversation with Marc Benioff and Aneel Bhusri
Joining Blazing Trails today is the CEO of Salesforce Marc Benioff and the Co-Founder and CEO of Workday Aneel Bhusri. Marc and Aneel sit down for an open discussion about why — especially in times of crisis — company values need to be the heartbeat of your business. They discuss why putting your employees first is the best way to help your business thrive, and share tips for other leaders who want their businesses to become a force for change....

Global Alliances, Leadership, and the Shape of Our Post-Pandemic Future: A Conversation with Ian Bremmer
In today’s episode, we hear from political scientist, author, and Founder and President of leading global political risk research and consulting firm Eurasia Group Ian Bremmer. Joining him is Salesforce Co-Founder and Executive Vice President of Technology Parker Harris to discuss how the pandemic is reshaping our future and what we can expect from global alliances and leaders in the aftermath....


Honoring Pride with Megan Rapinoe and Janelle Monáe
This week on Blazing Trails, join us in honoring the LGBTQ+ community and the origin of Pride. Hear from World Cup and Olympic champion Megan Rapinoe, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, actor, and producer Janelle Monáe, and host Leah McGowen-Hare, Salesforce Vice President of Trailhead Evangelism. They discuss ways to champion positive social change for all by leveraging your platform and connections to lift others up with you. To learn more about Leading Through Change and to access additional resources ...

A Discussion on COVID-19 and Race in America with Van Jones, Dr. Camara Jones, Ellen McGirt, and Ebony Beckwith
Today’s episode features a roundtable-style discussion with CEO of REFORM Alliance and CNN Contributor Van Jones, Family Physician and Epidemiologist Dr. Camara Jones, and Senior Editor at Fortune Ellen McGirt. These three special guests join host Ebony Beckwith, Salesforce’s Chief Philanthropy Officer, to discuss the impact of today’s crisis on African American and minority communities, and what lessons organizations, companies, and individuals can take with them into the future. To learn more about Leadin...


Leading, Transforming, and Thriving in Today’s Changing World with Tech Innovation Expert Geoffrey Moore
Today’s guest on Blazing Trails is author, speaker, and advisor Geoffrey Moore. Geoffrey is considered one of the most influential high-tech advisors in the world, and today he joins journalist Ari Bendersky to talk candidly about leadership and innovation during a worldwide crisis. They discuss power metrics versus performance metrics and what different industries can expect to see as their new normal, plus Geoffrey shares tips for leaders who are trying to redefine their place in the COVID-19 economy. To ...

Equality, Teamwork, and Leadership with Activist and Athlete Billie Jean King
Today on Blazing Trails, we take a break from our Leading Through Change series to share our interview with visionary, activist, and tennis world champion Billie Jean King. King joins Pip Marlow, CEO of Salesforce Australia and New Zealand, to talk equality and leadership. They discuss King’s journey as a young tennis player, how she got to where she is now, tips for how leaders can promote equality in the workplace, and why being solution-oriented is the key to success. To learn more about Leading Through ...

Mindfulness Practices for Stressful Times with Arianna Huffington, CEO of Thrive Global
Joining Blazing Trails today is Arianna Huffington, the founder of HuffPost and current CEO of Thrive Global. Arianna sits down with Salesforce Senior Vice President of Employee Marketing and Engagement Jody Kohner and Salesforce Employee Engagement Programs Director Kathryn Bowen. She shares her three favorite micro-steps for combatting anxiety, her philosophy of “Onward, Upward, Inward,” and the importance of having a routine, especially in stressful times. To learn more about Leading Through Change and t...


Humor, Human Connection, and Work-from-Home Life with Comedian Trevor Noah
Today's Leading Through Change series guest is actor, comedian, and host of The Daily Show, Trevor Noah. Trevor sits down with Salesforce Senior Vice President of Employee Marketing and Engagement Jody Kohner to discuss humor as a gateway to human connection, adapting to work from home, and what it's been like producing The Daily Social Distancing Show. To learn more about Leading Through Change and to access additional resources to help you and your business manage during this global crisis, go to salesfor...

Meeting Your Customers Where They Are with Bitty & Beau’s Coffee Co-Founders, Amy and Ben Wright, and Salesforce EVP & GM of B2B CRM, Bill Patterson
Today's guests are Bitty & Beau’s Coffee Co-Founders, Amy and Ben Wright, and Salesforce EVP & GM of B2B CRM, Bill Patterson. Ben and Amy share how they try to support their employees and customers on a personal level, communicate with honesty, and show their appreciation. They explain how they are using ecommerce to facilitate interactions with customers in today’s environment, and how they are recreating their in-person experience online through social media. Please note that halfway through the episode,...

Leadership and Community in Times of Crisis with Salesforce CMO Stephanie Buscemi, Journalist Soledad O'Brien, and Musical Guest Sheryl Crow
To kick off our Leading Through Change series, we are joined by Stephanie Buscemi, the Chief Marketing Officer at Salesforce, and Soledad O’Brien, award-winning journalist and CEO of Soledad O’Brien Productions. As a small business owner, Soledad is familiar with the struggles facing businesses right now. In today’s conversation, she shares what it’s been like transitioning her business to work-from-home and the tools she’s using to stay in touch with her clients and employees. She also talks about how thi...


Introducing the Leading Through Change Series
As we continue to navigate through the COVID-19 global crisis, companies of all sizes are facing challenges they never could have predicted just weeks ago. In an effort to help businesses manage through this crisis we’ve created Leading Through Change — a program of thought leadership, tips, and resources from Salesforce and our community of Trailblazers to help manage through the crisis.   Over the next 10 episodes of Blazing Trails, you'll hear from guests of all backgrounds; from comedian Trevor Noah, to...

It’s More Than a Concert with Musician Yo-Yo Ma
Welcome to the 10th (and final!) episode of our Dreamforce mini-series! Joining us today is world-famous musician and true trailblazer Yo-Yo Ma. Yo-Yo speaks with award-winning journalist and entrepreneur Soledad O'Brien about why he thinks music and culture are essential for building a better future. Yo-Yo also shares inspiring moments he has experienced touring around the world and how he strives to foster connections with people through his music. This special ten-part series based on conversations at ...

Journalist Gretchen Carlson and Fortune Senior Editor Ellen McGirt Discuss the Path to Gender Equality
Recently, journalist, author, and empowerment advocate Gretchen Carlson joined Fortune Senior Editor Ellen McGirt on-stage at Dreamforce to discuss gender equality. Carlson shared how she leveraged her network, knowledge, and personal experience to fight for the reform of institutions that have historically kept women silent. Carlson, who won in a historic sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes, the former CEO and chairman of Fox News, shares what everyone can do to help promote equality in their wor...


Journalist Gretchen Carlson and Fortune Senior Editor Ellen McGirt Discuss the Path to Gender Equality
Recently, journalist, author, and empowerment advocate Gretchen Carlson joined Fortune Senior Editor Ellen McGirt on-stage at Dreamforce to discuss gender equality. Carlson shared how she leveraged her network, knowledge, and personal experience to fight for the reform of institutions that have historically kept women silent. Carlson, who won in a historic sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes, the former CEO and chairman of Fox News, shares what everyone can do to help promote equality in their wor...

Stephen and Ayesha Curry on Leveraging Your Network for Greater Good
Stephen and Ayesha Curry join Fortune Senior Editor Ellen McGirt on-stage at Dreamforce to talk about the Currys’ new non-profit, Eat. Learn. Play. Stephen and Ayesha share how they are leveraging their exhaustive network to help children not just in their local community, but across the country. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, WordPress VIP is the leading provider of enterprise WordPress and powe...

Stephen and Ayesha Curry on Leveraging Your Network for Greater Good
Stephen and Ayesha Curry join Fortune Senior Editor Ellen McGirt on-stage at Dreamforce to talk about the Currys’ new non-profit, Eat. Learn. Play. Stephen and Ayesha share how they are leveraging their exhaustive network to help children not just in their local community, but across the country. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, WordPress VIP is the leading provider of enterprise WordPress and powe...


Olympians Megan Rapinoe and Ibtihaj Muhammad on Using Your Platform to Stand Up for Equality
Olympians Megan Rapinoe and Ibtihaj Muhammad join Time Chief People Officer Sue Suh on-stage at Dreamforce ‘19. Both Rapinoe and Muhammad have used the platforms as star athletes to stand up for equality. In this episode, they share how to bring your full, authentic self into everything you do and what you can do to be an ally of equality. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, WordPress VIP is the leadi...

Olympians Megan Rapinoe and Ibtihaj Muhammad on Using Your Platform to Stand Up for Equality
Olympians Megan Rapinoe and Ibtihaj Muhammad join Time Chief People Officer Sue Suh on-stage at Dreamforce ‘19. Both Rapinoe and Muhammad have used the platforms as star athletes to stand up for equality. In this episode, they share how to bring your full, authentic self into everything you do and what you can do to be an ally of equality. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, WordPress VIP is the leadi...

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi and Salesforce Co-CEO Keith Block on Leadership, Technology, and Data Privacy
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi joins Salesforce Co-CEO Keith Block on-stage at Dreamforce ‘19. Khosrowshahi shares what it was like moving to the US at a young age, how that experience has influenced his leadership style today, and what his plans are for Uber’s future. Block and Khosrowshahi also discuss how companies can implement systems for privacy, trust, and safety. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility,...


Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi and Salesforce Co-CEO Keith Block on Leadership, Technology, and Data Privacy
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi joins Salesforce Co-CEO Keith Block on-stage at Dreamforce ‘19. Khosrowshahi shares what it was like moving to the US at a young age, how that experience has influenced his leadership style today, and what his plans are for Uber’s future. Block and Khosrowshahi also discuss how companies can implement systems for privacy, trust, and safety. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility,...

Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri and Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on Company Values and Creating Culture
Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri joins Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on stage at Dreamforce ‘19 to discuss technology as a differentiator, how company values can transform an organization, and what Gucci is doing to move the needle in sustainability. Bizzarri also shares how he tripled Gucci’s performance and helped turn the company into the well-known, luxury brand it is today. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexib...

Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri and Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on Company Values and Creating Culture
Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri joins Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on stage at Dreamforce ‘19 to discuss technology as a differentiator, how company values can transform an organization, and what Gucci is doing to move the needle in sustainability. Bizzarri also shares how he tripled Gucci’s performance and helped turn the company into the well-known, luxury brand it is today. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexib...


Award-winning Chefs Samin Nosrat and Dominique Crenn on the Future of Food Systems
What is the latest thinking around our food systems and how they impact society? Award-winning chefs Dominique Crenn and Samin Nosrat joined AgFunder’s Head of Media and Research, Louisa Burwood-Taylor, to discuss the ways our food systems can be made more sustainable and equitable. Captured live, on-stage during Dreamforce ‘19. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, WordPress VIP is the leading provider...

Award-winning Chefs Samin Nosrat and Dominique Crenn on the Future of Food Systems
What is the latest thinking around our food systems and how they impact society? Award-winning chefs Dominique Crenn and Samin Nosrat joined AgFunder’s Head of Media and Research, Louisa Burwood-Taylor, to discuss the ways our food systems can be made more sustainable and equitable. Captured live, on-stage during Dreamforce ‘19. This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, WordPress VIP is the leading provider...

Thrive Global CEO Arianna Huffington and Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on Trust and Wellbeing in the Workplace
Arianna Huffington, founder and CEO of Thrive Global, joins Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on stage at Dreamforce '19 to discuss why trust is so vital in business, how to avoid burn out, and what micro-steps we can all take to improve our wellbeing. Huffington also shares her definition of trust and how her own run-in with burn out served as a deep wake-up call.  This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, Wo...


Thrive Global CEO Arianna Huffington and Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on Trust and Wellbeing in the Workplace
Arianna Huffington, founder and CEO of Thrive Global, joins Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on stage at Dreamforce '19 to discuss why trust is so vital in business, how to avoid burn out, and what micro-steps we can all take to improve our wellbeing. Huffington also shares her definition of trust and how her own run-in with burn out served as a deep wake-up call.  This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, Wo...

Tim Cook and Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on Innovation, Leadership, and Creating Change
Apple CEO Tim Cook and Salesforce Founder and Co-CEO Marc Benioff sat down at Dreamforce ’19 to discuss the partnership between Salesforce and Apple, leadership, and using business as a platform for change. Cook is not only redefining the role of CEO, but what it means to be an impactful leader in today’s world. In this episode, you’ll learn some of the secrets to his success at Apple and a pivotal personal revelation Cook had in his 30s that shaped his leadership style. This special ten-part series based o...

Tim Cook and Salesforce Co-CEO Marc Benioff on Innovation, Leadership, and Creating Change
Apple CEO Tim Cook and Salesforce Founder and Co-CEO Marc Benioff sat down at Dreamforce ’19 to discuss the partnership between Salesforce and Apple, leadership, and using business as a platform for change. Cook is not only redefining the role of CEO, but what it means to be an impactful leader in today’s world. In this episode, you’ll learn some of the secrets to his success at Apple and a pivotal personal revelation Cook had in his 30s that shaped his leadership style. This special ten-part series based o...


Emilia Clarke and Dr. Bennet Omalu on Brain Health and Resilience
Actor Emilia Clarke shares her story of surviving two deadly brain aneurysms with Dr. Bennet Omalu, the first physician to publish findings of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in NFL players. They discuss brain health and advocacy for those who have suffered a brain injury.  This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, WordPress VIP is the leading provider of enterprise WordPress and powers digital custom...

Emilia Clarke and Dr. Bennet Omalu on Brain Health and Resilience
Actor Emilia Clarke shares her story of surviving two deadly brain aneurysms with Dr. Bennet Omalu, the first physician to publish findings of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in NFL players. They discuss brain health and advocacy for those who have suffered a brain injury.  This special ten-part series based on conversations at Dreamforce 2019 is presented by WordPress VIP. With unparalleled power and flexibility, WordPress VIP is the leading provider of enterprise WordPress and powers digital custom...

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Welcome Back to Blazing Trails!
New Year, New Podcast from Salesforce Studios. We are happy to announce that Blazing Trails is back! Stay tuned for exciting conversations with leaders whose opinions move us, inspire us, and make us think. This is a preview of a 10-part series featuring conversations with Tim Cook, Arianna Huffington, Dara Khosrowshahi, Samin Nosrat, Megan Rapinoe and more captured live at Dreamforce 2019.  Join us for new episodes every Thursday....


Welcome Back to Blazing Trails!
New Year, New Podcast from Salesforce Studios. We are happy to announce that Blazing Trails is back! Stay tuned for exciting conversations with leaders whose opinions move us, inspire us, and make us think. This is a preview of a 10-part series featuring conversations with Tim Cook, Arianna Huffington, Dara Khosrowshahi, Samin Nosrat, Megan Rapinoe and more captured live at Dreamforce 2019.  Join us for new episodes every Thursday....

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BONUS: Representation Matters
We are thrilled to welcome you all into the new year by bringing you a healthy dose of exclusive, inspiring content. This bonus episode will hold you over until we premiere Season 3 of Blazing Trails. On this episode, we are highlighting content from Salesforce's first-ever racial equality summit, Representation Matters. Last November, we gathered some of the brightest minds from the African-American and Latinx communities for a day of thoughtful dialogue. At this groundbreaking event, we heard from luminar...

BONUS: Representation Matters
We are thrilled to welcome you all into the new year by bringing you a healthy dose of exclusive, inspiring content. This bonus episode will hold you over until we premiere Season 3 of Blazing Trails. On this episode, we are highlighting content from Salesforce's first-ever racial equality summit, Representation Matters. Last November, we gathered some of the brightest minds from the African-American and Latinx communities for a day of thoughtful dialogue. At this groundbreaking event, we heard from luminar...


Compassion in Action
Respect, decency, compassion, and taking care of yourself. All of these factors are critical in how we interact in our organizations and workplaces. There are those who give, and those who take, and those who fall somewhere in-between–Where do YOU stand? How can we understand how compassion works from an organization? How can we work to find purpose and meaning in the every day? When we look back and see the mistakes and failures that we face, how can we employ self-compassion? Adam Grant is a professor at ...

Compassion in Action
Respect, decency, compassion, and taking care of yourself. All of these factors are critical in how we interact in our organizations and workplaces. There are those who give, and those who take, and those who fall somewhere in-between–Where do YOU stand? How can we understand how compassion works from an organization? How can we work to find purpose and meaning in the every day? When we look back and see the mistakes and failures that we face, how can we employ self-compassion? Adam Grant is a professor at ...

Art and Activism
One of the ways we practice our core value of Equality is by encouraging everyone in our Ohana to awaken their inner Trailblazer. Artists, activists, and advocates are prime examples of people who saw something they wanted to change and chose to take the reigns and make the world a more equal place for all. Equality is a core value of Salesforce, but if we work together, it can be a core value everywhere, in every industry, and every community around the world. The conversations we will explore on this epis...


Art and Activism
One of the ways we practice our core value of Equality is by encouraging everyone in our Ohana to awaken their inner Trailblazer. Artists, activists, and advocates are prime examples of people who saw something they wanted to change and chose to take the reigns and make the world a more equal place for all. Equality is a core value of Salesforce, but if we work together, it can be a core value everywhere, in every industry, and every community around the world. The conversations we will explore on this epis...

Sustainability: Oceans and Beyond
At Salesforce, one of our core values of giving back also encompasses our drive towards sustainability. This means sustainable office buildings for employees, no single-use water bottles at Dreamforce, and a whole lot more. In previous years at Dreamforce, we've held a spotlight on the importance of saving our oceans. What does this mean in practice? On a planet where everything is connected, the health of our oceans is intimately linked to social and economic well-being. New technology and creative ideas a...

Sustainability: Oceans and Beyond
At Salesforce, one of our core values of giving back also encompasses our drive towards sustainability. This means sustainable office buildings for employees, no single-use water bottles at Dreamforce, and a whole lot more. In previous years at Dreamforce, we've held a spotlight on the importance of saving our oceans. What does this mean in practice? On a planet where everything is connected, the health of our oceans is intimately linked to social and economic well-being. New technology and creative ideas a...


The Power of Motivation
What motivates you? In this episode, we'll explore two different stories of motivation. Michael Tubbs, mayor of Stockton, California dives into his upbringing, his path from council member to mayor, and sharing the same name with a white supremacist. We'll also hear from Army Major Lisa Jaster -- a soldier, an engineer, a wife and mother, and a trailblazer. One of only three women to graduate from the first integrated United States Army Ranger program—one of the most difficult combat training courses in the...

The Power of Motivation
What motivates you? In this episode, we'll explore two different stories of motivation. Michael Tubbs, mayor of Stockton, California dives into his upbringing, his path from council member to mayor, and sharing the same name with a white supremacist. We'll also hear from Army Major Lisa Jaster -- a soldier, an engineer, a wife and mother, and a trailblazer. One of only three women to graduate from the first integrated United States Army Ranger program—one of the most difficult combat training courses in the...

Authentic Leadership
At Salesforce, equality is a core value of everything we do. And part of supporting that value is by providing our Ohana with the channels and opportunities to bring their whole selves to work. One way for leaders to encourage equality is through their own authenticity. Leading with authenticity is something many of us are passionate about. There are traditional views of leadership: loud, aggressive, not being too nice, but this assumes that there is only one way to lead. There is no one path to leadership....


Authentic Leadership
At Salesforce, equality is a core value of everything we do. And part of supporting that value is by providing our Ohana with the channels and opportunities to bring their whole selves to work. One way for leaders to encourage equality is through their own authenticity. Leading with authenticity is something many of us are passionate about. There are traditional views of leadership: loud, aggressive, not being too nice, but this assumes that there is only one way to lead. There is no one path to leadership....

Making Room for Equality
What does it take to have those uncomfortable conversations about diversity, equal pay, and more? We're listening in on conversations with Hollywood actors Taraji P. Henson and Natalie Portman for their take on making room for equality. We'll discover more of their respective journeys for asking for more in Hollywood and beyond....

Making Room for Equality
What does it take to have those uncomfortable conversations about diversity, equal pay, and more? We're listening in on conversations with Hollywood actors Taraji P. Henson and Natalie Portman for their take on making room for equality. We'll discover more of their respective journeys for asking for more in Hollywood and beyond....


Behind the Scenes of Dreamforce: Interview with Julie Liegl, EVP, Corporate Marketing
Julie Liegl started at Salesforce 16 years ago. in those years, she's seen Salesforce grow and prosper. Excitingly, much of her experience lies is in events. Julie was recently promoted from SVP of Strategic Events to EVP of Corporate Marketing at Salesforce. Her team brings Dreamforce and other Salesforce events held around the world to life. Hear her top insights on Dreamforce, additional Salesforce events, what makes Salesforce events successful, amongst other tidbits. And continue listening to learn abo...

Behind the Scenes of Dreamforce: Interview with Julie Liegl, EVP, Corporate Marketing
Julie Liegl started at Salesforce 16 years ago. in those years, she's seen Salesforce grow and prosper. Excitingly, much of her experience lies is in events. Julie was recently promoted from SVP of Strategic Events to EVP of Corporate Marketing at Salesforce. Her team brings Dreamforce and other Salesforce events held around the world to life. Hear her top insights on Dreamforce, additional Salesforce events, what makes Salesforce events successful, amongst other tidbits. And continue listening to learn abo...

The Future of Work
The future of the workplace. What does it look like? We'll explore conversations about a company's responsibility with data, client rights, apprenticeships, and the impact of a company's culture. We'll hear from Ginni Rometty, CEO of IBM; Marc Benioff, Chairman and CEO, Salesforce; Paul Daugherty, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer of Accenture; and Cindy Robbins, President and Chief People Officer, Salesforce....


The Future of Work
The future of the workplace. What does it look like? We'll explore conversations about a company's responsibility with data, client rights, apprenticeships, and the impact of a company's culture. We'll hear from Ginni Rometty, CEO of IBM; Marc Benioff, Chairman and CEO, Salesforce; Paul Daugherty, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer of Accenture; and Cindy Robbins, President and Chief People Officer, Salesforce....

Artificial Intelligence: A Look Back and a Look Forward
Artificial Intelligence has been a topic of fascination for decades. From automated cars to machines that can intelligently and competently compete with humans in a game of chess, AI is innovating faster than ever. It's thrilling for us to look at all the new updates coming from AI. What's more fascinating and thrilling is the history of this brilliant technology. How did AI originate? What are the milestones in advancement that have led us to robots and more? We're taking a look at all this and more....

Artificial Intelligence: A Look Back and a Look Forward
Artificial Intelligence has been a topic of fascination for decades. From automated cars to machines that can intelligently and competently compete with humans in a game of chess, AI is innovating faster than ever. It's thrilling for us to look at all the new updates coming from AI. What's more fascinating and thrilling is the history of this brilliant technology. How did AI originate? What are the milestones in advancement that have led us to robots and more? We're taking a look at all this and more....


Technology for Good
It's no secret that technology is a huge part of our everyday lives. We use apps and smartphones to track the weather, figure out when the next train is coming, and read up on the latest news from around the world and from our friends and family on social media. Recently, there seems to be something of a negative reaction to the pervasiveness of technology in our lives. Many of us are now questioning if technology is actually good for us. Does technology ultimately lend us tools for good? What are some of t...

Technology for Good
It's no secret that technology is a huge part of our everyday lives. We use apps and smartphones to track the weather, figure out when the next train is coming, and read up on the latest news from around the world and from our friends and family on social media. Recently, there seems to be something of a negative reaction to the pervasiveness of technology in our lives. Many of us are now questioning if technology is actually good for us. Does technology ultimately lend us tools for good? What are some of t...

Blazing Trails Season 2...Coming Soon!
We always say that Dreamforce is a year-round experience, and with the Blazing Trails podcast, it is! On season 1 of Blazing Trails, you heard from a variety of Trailblazers, including Billy Jean King, Patricia Arquette, Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikimedia, Elizabeth Gilbert, bestselling author of "Eat, Pray, Love," and even got a behind the scenes look at how Dreamforce comes together. On season 2 of Blazing Trails, we are creating a drumbeat to Dreamforce '18 by bringing you the best of the content that we ...


Blazing Trails Season 2...Coming Soon!
We always say that Dreamforce is a year-round experience, and with the Blazing Trails podcast, it is! On season 1 of Blazing Trails, you heard from a variety of Trailblazers, including Billy Jean King, Patricia Arquette, Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikimedia, Elizabeth Gilbert, bestselling author of "Eat, Pray, Love," and even got a behind the scenes look at how Dreamforce comes together. On season 2 of Blazing Trails, we are creating a drumbeat to Dreamforce '18 by bringing you the best of the content that we ...

The Road to Dreamforce: A Locals View of San Francisco
If you are getting to San Francisco the weekend before Dreamforce, or staying after the conference, take advantage and check out some of our tips on food, drink, and activities around the beautiful City by the Bay....

The Road to Dreamforce: A Locals View of San Francisco
If you are getting to San Francisco the weekend before Dreamforce, or staying after the conference, take advantage and check out some of our tips on food, drink, and activities around the beautiful City by the Bay....


The Road to Dreamforce: Salesforce Live at Dreamforce
Participate in #DF17 with the millions of Trailblazers online from all over the world on Salesforce Live! Even if you can't join us for Dreamforce in person, you'll have the opportunity to learn, connect and experience the event virtually. Register now: bit.ly/DFLive17...

The Road to Dreamforce: Salesforce Live at Dreamforce
Participate in #DF17 with the millions of Trailblazers online from all over the world on Salesforce Live! Even if you can't join us for Dreamforce in person, you'll have the opportunity to learn, connect and experience the event virtually. Register now: bit.ly/DFLive17...


The Road to Dreamforce: Dreamforce SWAG
Dreamforce is full of SWAG - Stuff We All Get - as well as awesome items you can purchase across campus. Get a sneak peak of all the Dreamforce goodies you can take home!...

The Road to Dreamforce: Dreamforce SWAG
Dreamforce is full of SWAG - Stuff We All Get - as well as awesome items you can purchase across campus. Get a sneak peak of all the Dreamforce goodies you can take home!...


The Road to Dreamforce: Dreamoji!
Sometimes, at Dreamforce, there are no words. Dreamoji is the best way to express yourself with your favorite Salesforce characters on iOS or Android phones and tablets. Dreamoji lets you choose from Astro, Appy, Einstein, Cloudy, Codey, and more! Share Your Location via iMessage and meet up with colleagues. Use Dreamoji in iMessage, emails, and more!...

The Road to Dreamforce: Dreamoji!
Sometimes, at Dreamforce, there are no words. Dreamoji is the best way to express yourself with your favorite Salesforce characters on iOS or Android phones and tablets. Dreamoji lets you choose from Astro, Appy, Einstein, Cloudy, Codey, and more! Share Your Location via iMessage and meet up with colleagues. Use Dreamoji in iMessage, emails, and more!...






ENCORE: Artificial Intelligence
Dreamforce is just a few days away! This week, we're revisiting Episode 2 of Blazing Trails, all about Artificial Intelligence. It's no secret that AI is no passing fad, it's here to stay. Let's learn more! Plus, hear more about Dreamoji our Salesforce-inspired smartphone keyboard app and Twibbon, a fun new way to customize your social media profiles to tell your networks just how excited you are for Dreamforce!...

ENCORE: Artificial Intelligence
Dreamforce is just a few days away! This week, we're revisiting Episode 2 of Blazing Trails, all about Artificial Intelligence. It's no secret that AI is no passing fad, it's here to stay. Let's learn more! Plus, hear more about Dreamoji our Salesforce-inspired smartphone keyboard app and Twibbon, a fun new way to customize your social media profiles to tell your networks just how excited you are for Dreamforce!...


The Road to Dreamforce: Pardot at Dreamforce
Get to know Pardot, B2B marketing automation by Salesforce that helps marketers create more leads, generate more pipeline, and empower sales to close more deals. Learn how you can plan your Dreamforce agenda to integrate Pardot....


The Road to Dreamforce: Pardot at Dreamforce
Get to know Pardot, B2B marketing automation by Salesforce that helps marketers create more leads, generate more pipeline, and empower sales to close more deals. Learn how you can plan your Dreamforce agenda to integrate Pardot....


The Road to Dreamforce: Dreamtalks
We're bringing back Dreamtalks for their second year! Dreamtalks are 25 minute talks relating to wide range of topics from public companies, disease prevention, mobile apps, and more. Get a sneak peek at some of the world-changing Dreamtalks coming!...

The Road to Dreamforce: Dreamtalks
We're bringing back Dreamtalks for their second year! Dreamtalks are 25 minute talks relating to wide range of topics from public companies, disease prevention, mobile apps, and more. Get a sneak peek at some of the world-changing Dreamtalks coming!...



The Road to Dreamforce: Salesforce Ohana Groups
At Salesforce, our culture is built around the Hawaiian concept of Ohana, which means family. Ohana is the deep-seated support system we nurture inside our company that extends from our employees to our customers, our partners and our communities. Nowhere is this felt more deeply than in our Ohana groups — which celebrate and bring together diverse team members and their allies. Their mission is to make Equality a reality both inside Salesforce and the communities in which we live and work. Today, about one...

The Road to Dreamforce: Salesforce Ohana Groups
At Salesforce, our culture is built around the Hawaiian concept of Ohana, which means family. Ohana is the deep-seated support system we nurture inside our company that extends from our employees to our customers, our partners and our communities. Nowhere is this felt more deeply than in our Ohana groups — which celebrate and bring together diverse team members and their allies. Their mission is to make Equality a reality both inside Salesforce and the communities in which we live and work. Today, about one...

The Road to Dreamforce: Dreamfest Tips
This year's Dreamfest will blow you away! Get tips from Stacey Kashubeck, Sr. Director, Strategic Events on how to make the most of your experience at the Dreamfest!...


The Road to Dreamforce: Dreamfest Tips
This year's Dreamfest will blow you away! Get tips from Stacey Kashubeck, Sr. Director, Strategic Events on how to make the most of your experience at the Dreamfest!...

ENCORE: Trailblazing Women Behind Dreamforce
This week, we're revisiting Episode 9: Trailblazing Women Behind Dreamforce. Take a listen to this exclusive conversation with two of the inspiring women who help Dreamforce come to life. Catherine Simmons and Vivi Forny will be discussing the intricate behind-the-scenes know-how necessary to bring together the world's largest gathering of trailblazers. We will also find out about our new look and feel and the layered production of the Dreamforce website. Let's listen in!...

ENCORE: Trailblazing Women Behind Dreamforce
This week, we're revisiting Episode 9: Trailblazing Women Behind Dreamforce. Take a listen to this exclusive conversation with two of the inspiring women who help Dreamforce come to life. Catherine Simmons and Vivi Forny will be discussing the intricate behind-the-scenes know-how necessary to bring together the world's largest gathering of trailblazers. We will also find out about our new look and feel and the layered production of the Dreamforce website. Let's listen in!...




The Road to Dreamforce: What to Wear at Dreamforce
Balancing fashion vs. function, being comfortable vs. being confident - these are things to take into account when packing for Dreamforce. We have some very specific tips to help you look AND feel your best at Dreamforce....

The Road to Dreamforce: What to Wear at Dreamforce
Balancing fashion vs. function, being comfortable vs. being confident - these are things to take into account when packing for Dreamforce. We have some very specific tips to help you look AND feel your best at Dreamforce....


The Road to Dreamforce: Customer & Industry Experiences in the Dreamforce Campground
The Campground is where you can find all the best of Salesforce - our products, customers and partners - all under one roof located in Moscone South. It is your one-stop-shop to learn about the entire Customer Success Platform. And in the campground we have feature six customer success stories, that are mapped to across industries....

The Road to Dreamforce: Customer & Industry Experiences in the Dreamforce Campground
The Campground is where you can find all the best of Salesforce - our products, customers and partners - all under one roof located in Moscone South. It is your one-stop-shop to learn about the entire Customer Success Platform. And in the campground we have feature six customer success stories, that are mapped to across industries....


The Fight for Equal Pay Continues
Last Dreamforce, we held the second annual Women & Equality Summit. This day was dedicated to topics focused on economic equality, diversity, inclusion, the role business leaders can play, and more. Salesforce is an active supporter of equality and we were excited to continue the conversation with visionary speakers and real, honest conversations. Some of the brightest, most forward-thinking, and driven leaders joined us from government, business, media, sports and beyond. This episode is Part 2 of our cove...


The Fight for Equal Pay Continues
Last Dreamforce, we held the second annual Women & Equality Summit. This day was dedicated to topics focused on economic equality, diversity, inclusion, the role business leaders can play, and more. Salesforce is an active supporter of equality and we were excited to continue the conversation with visionary speakers and real, honest conversations. Some of the brightest, most forward-thinking, and driven leaders joined us from government, business, media, sports and beyond. This episode is Part 2 of our cove...


The Road to Dreamforce: Trailhead Academy at Dreamforce
There will be plenty of learning opportunities during Dreamforce from Team Trailhead all over the campus. We look forward to our trailblazers being able to LEARN with our experts, EARN the credentials critical for their careers and CONNECT with others!...

The Road to Dreamforce: Trailhead Academy at Dreamforce
There will be plenty of learning opportunities during Dreamforce from Team Trailhead all over the campus. We look forward to our trailblazers being able to LEARN with our experts, EARN the credentials critical for their careers and CONNECT with others!...

The Road to Dreamforce: The Dreamforce Equality Summit
The Dreamforce ’17 Equality Summit is on Wednesday, November 8. Equality trailblazers will talk about economic equality, diversity, inclusion, and the role business leaders can play. Learn more about these special sessions with Molly Ford, Director, Global Equality Lead....


The Road to Dreamforce: The Dreamforce Equality Summit
The Dreamforce ’17 Equality Summit is on Wednesday, November 8. Equality trailblazers will talk about economic equality, diversity, inclusion, and the role business leaders can play. Learn more about these special sessions with Molly Ford, Director, Global Equality Lead....

The Road to Dreamforce: The Fortune CEO Series
The Fortune CEO Series is an invitation-only CEO event that brings together CEOs across industries to learn from each other on how to transform the customer experience, leverage the latest and great technologies such as artificial intelligence to supercharge employee productivity, and how play a bigger role as a business to make the world a better, more equal place. Learn more about this event, and how ANYONE can take part in some of the great content....

The Road to Dreamforce: The Fortune CEO Series
The Fortune CEO Series is an invitation-only CEO event that brings together CEOs across industries to learn from each other on how to transform the customer experience, leverage the latest and great technologies such as artificial intelligence to supercharge employee productivity, and how play a bigger role as a business to make the world a better, more equal place. Learn more about this event, and how ANYONE can take part in some of the great content....


The Road to Dreamforce: The Dreamforce Giving Back Quest
This year, we’re empowering the Dreamforce community to unlock donations throughout the week with the goal of raising $1M to go towards equal access to education and opportunity. We had quests in Trailhead last year, but this year they’re going campus-wide and every time an attendee completes one, he or she will unlock a donation....

The Road to Dreamforce: The Dreamforce Giving Back Quest
This year, we’re empowering the Dreamforce community to unlock donations throughout the week with the goal of raising $1M to go towards equal access to education and opportunity. We had quests in Trailhead last year, but this year they’re going campus-wide and every time an attendee completes one, he or she will unlock a donation....

The Road to Dreamforce: Lightning at Dreamforce
Lightning is a more productive and modern way to work. It's a completely reimagined experience, application framework and ecosystem that takes CRM to the next level. Learn more about what's happening with Lightning at Dreamforce....


The Road to Dreamforce: Lightning at Dreamforce
Lightning is a more productive and modern way to work. It's a completely reimagined experience, application framework and ecosystem that takes CRM to the next level. Learn more about what's happening with Lightning at Dreamforce....

Women & Equality Summit Dreamforce '16
During Dreamforce 2016, we held the second annual Women & Equality Summit. This day was dedicated to topics focused on economic equality, diversity, inclusion, the role business leaders can play, and more. Salesforce is an active supporter for equality and we were excited to continue the conversation with visionary speakers and real, honest conversations. This episode is Part 1 of our coverage of the Women & Equality Summit. The word "leadership" is multi-faceted. For women today, it takes on meanings both ...

Women & Equality Summit Dreamforce '16
During Dreamforce 2016, we held the second annual Women & Equality Summit. This day was dedicated to topics focused on economic equality, diversity, inclusion, the role business leaders can play, and more. Salesforce is an active supporter for equality and we were excited to continue the conversation with visionary speakers and real, honest conversations. This episode is Part 1 of our coverage of the Women & Equality Summit. The word "leadership" is multi-faceted. For women today, it takes on meanings both ...


The Road to Dreamforce: The Salesforce Platform at Dreamforce
The Salesforce Platform of today has been completely been re-imanged. It is more intelligent, more mobile and more integrated than ever before. At Dreamforce '17 we'll show you how you can build almost anything using the technology you know and love....

The Road to Dreamforce: The Salesforce Platform at Dreamforce
The Salesforce Platform of today has been completely been re-imanged. It is more intelligent, more mobile and more integrated than ever before. At Dreamforce '17 we'll show you how you can build almost anything using the technology you know and love....

The Road to Dreamforce: The Dreamforce Campground
The Dreamforce Campground is a 40,000 square feet experience in the middle of the Customer Success Expo. It is your one-stop-shop to learn about top industries, customers, and the entire Customer Success Platform. Get all the details!...


The Road to Dreamforce: The Dreamforce Campground
The Dreamforce Campground is a 40,000 square feet experience in the middle of the Customer Success Expo. It is your one-stop-shop to learn about top industries, customers, and the entire Customer Success Platform. Get all the details!...




Fortune CEO Series: Dreamforce '16
In this episode, we're sitting in on insights and conversations with some of the most inspiring and powerful CEOs in the world. We held the first Fortune CEO Series at Dreamforce '16. This exclusive series was designed as a way to get some of the most innovative company leaders together, in order to learn and grow from one another. The learnings and takeaways from these leaders are applicable to everyone, not only to those at the C-Level. We will be hearing from CEOs of legacy industry companies like Genera...


Fortune CEO Series: Dreamforce '16
In this episode, we're sitting in on insights and conversations with some of the most inspiring and powerful CEOs in the world. We held the first Fortune CEO Series at Dreamforce '16. This exclusive series was designed as a way to get some of the most innovative company leaders together, in order to learn and grow from one another. The learnings and takeaways from these leaders are applicable to everyone, not only to those at the C-Level. We will be hearing from CEOs of legacy industry companies like Genera...

The Road to Dreamforce: The Quotable Sales Summit
Sales leaders must embrace change and pay attention to the trends in order to stay ahead. And at Dreamforce, the Quotable Sales Summit is the place to find motivation, strategic sales insights, practical tips and expertise from the best sales leaders & analysts in the business....

The Road to Dreamforce: The Quotable Sales Summit
Sales leaders must embrace change and pay attention to the trends in order to stay ahead. And at Dreamforce, the Quotable Sales Summit is the place to find motivation, strategic sales insights, practical tips and expertise from the best sales leaders & analysts in the business....


The Road to Dreamforce: The Dreampitch
For the second year, Dreamforce will feature the Dreampitch competition, which provides early stage startups building on the Salesforce Platform the opportunity to showcase their innovation onstage at the world’s largest software conference. This year we’re going bigger than ever by increasing the prize to $250,000 investment from Salesforce Ventures....


The Road to Dreamforce: The Dreampitch
For the second year, Dreamforce will feature the Dreampitch competition, which provides early stage startups building on the Salesforce Platform the opportunity to showcase their innovation onstage at the world’s largest software conference. This year we’re going bigger than ever by increasing the prize to $250,000 investment from Salesforce Ventures....

The Road to Dreamforce: Pledge 1% at Dreamforce
Following the 1-1-1 model that Salesforce pioneered, Pledge 1% encourages companies to dedicate 1% time, 1% product, 1% profit and/or 1% equity to improve the world. Learn more about the program and how you can get involved at Dreamforce....

The Road to Dreamforce: Pledge 1% at Dreamforce
Following the 1-1-1 model that Salesforce pioneered, Pledge 1% encourages companies to dedicate 1% time, 1% product, 1% profit and/or 1% equity to improve the world. Learn more about the program and how you can get involved at Dreamforce....


The Road to Dreamforce: Equality Programming at Dreamforce
At Salesforce, Equality is a core value. We are excited to see this value come to life at Dreamforce. We’ll be infusing Equality throughout the entire week via the Equality Summit, an Equality theater style area, as well as the many Equality Breakout Sessions infused throughout the week. Learn more!...

The Road to Dreamforce: Equality Programming at Dreamforce
At Salesforce, Equality is a core value. We are excited to see this value come to life at Dreamforce. We’ll be infusing Equality throughout the entire week via the Equality Summit, an Equality theater style area, as well as the many Equality Breakout Sessions infused throughout the week. Learn more!...

Seeking Compassion and Kindness
In this episode, we're diving into Compassion. At Dreamforce 2016, we dedicated an entire day to Compassion. How can compassion change the world? How can kindness, mindfulness, and creativity shape who we are–and the companies we work for? From doctors, to authors, to Monastic monks, the Day of Compassion served as an important reminder for all of us under the human condition. We all seek compassion and kindness. Let's learn how we can cultivate and develop that even more. Compassion has the power to reliev...


Seeking Compassion and Kindness
In this episode, we're diving into Compassion. At Dreamforce 2016, we dedicated an entire day to Compassion. How can compassion change the world? How can kindness, mindfulness, and creativity shape who we are–and the companies we work for? From doctors, to authors, to Monastic monks, the Day of Compassion served as an important reminder for all of us under the human condition. We all seek compassion and kindness. Let's learn how we can cultivate and develop that even more. Compassion has the power to reliev...


The Road to Dreamforce: Admin at Dreamforce: Update #2
Dreamforce is truly the event of the year for Admins because we pack in so much opportunity to learn Salesforce skills, earn new credentials, and connect with our incredible community of Trailblazers...not to mention some serious fun. Check out our second segment with admins, and hear their awesome updates!...

The Road to Dreamforce: Admin at Dreamforce: Update #2
Dreamforce is truly the event of the year for Admins because we pack in so much opportunity to learn Salesforce skills, earn new credentials, and connect with our incredible community of Trailblazers...not to mention some serious fun. Check out our second segment with admins, and hear their awesome updates!...


The Road to Dreamforce: Salesforce Ventures
Salesforce Ventures is Salesforce's corporate investment arm and the only strategic investor 100% focused on investing in enterprise cloud companies. Learn how to get to know them, and their portfolio at Dreamforce....

The Road to Dreamforce: Salesforce Ventures
Salesforce Ventures is Salesforce's corporate investment arm and the only strategic investor 100% focused on investing in enterprise cloud companies. Learn how to get to know them, and their portfolio at Dreamforce....


The Road to Dreamforce: Get Productive with Quip
There's so much great stuff to take in at Dreamforce, but at the same time, it can be tough to fully disconnect from the demands of your regular job. So how does one juggle it all? Use Quip! Here are our top 5 tips....

The Road to Dreamforce: Get Productive with Quip
There's so much great stuff to take in at Dreamforce, but at the same time, it can be tough to fully disconnect from the demands of your regular job. So how does one juggle it all? Use Quip! Here are our top 5 tips....

Trailblazing Women Behind Dreamforce
This is a very special episode of Blazing Trails. We're bringing you an exclusive conversation with two of the trailblazing women who are driving forces behind Dreamforce. We'll also be taking a closer look at the intricate details that make Dreamforce come to life. Vivi Forny, Director of Events Demand Generation has been working at Salesforce for 8 years. In that time, she has led the charge behind demand generation, website production, and a whole lot more. Her role not only encompasses Dreamforce but al...


Trailblazing Women Behind Dreamforce
This is a very special episode of Blazing Trails. We're bringing you an exclusive conversation with two of the trailblazing women who are driving forces behind Dreamforce. We'll also be taking a closer look at the intricate details that make Dreamforce come to life. Vivi Forny, Director of Events Demand Generation has been working at Salesforce for 8 years. In that time, she has led the charge behind demand generation, website production, and a whole lot more. Her role not only encompasses Dreamforce but al...

The Road to Dreamforce: Small & Medium Sized Business Tips
For any entrepreneur, startup leader, or trailblazer at a growing business, Dreamforce has something for you. Join Marie Rosecrans, SVP of small and medium business marketing at Salesforce, as she shares her top tips for small business trailblazers on how to maximize their Dreamforce experience, and will provide the inside scoop on what’s in store for SMBs at Dreamforce....

The Road to Dreamforce: Small & Medium Sized Business Tips
For any entrepreneur, startup leader, or trailblazer at a growing business, Dreamforce has something for you. Join Marie Rosecrans, SVP of small and medium business marketing at Salesforce, as she shares her top tips for small business trailblazers on how to maximize their Dreamforce experience, and will provide the inside scoop on what’s in store for SMBs at Dreamforce....


The Road to Dreamforce: Einstein at Dreamforce
At Dreamforce '16, we launched Salesforce Einstein - Artificial Intelligence (AI) embedded in the Salesforce Platform. It's one year later, and we have some exciting new AI innovations to share! Just like last year, Einstein will be everywhere at Dreamforce this year. So we want to make sure all our AI trailblazers know exactly how they can learn more about Einstein at Dreamforce '17....

The Road to Dreamforce: Einstein at Dreamforce
At Dreamforce '16, we launched Salesforce Einstein - Artificial Intelligence (AI) embedded in the Salesforce Platform. It's one year later, and we have some exciting new AI innovations to share! Just like last year, Einstein will be everywhere at Dreamforce this year. So we want to make sure all our AI trailblazers know exactly how they can learn more about Einstein at Dreamforce '17....

The Road to Dreamforce: Non-Profits at Dreamforce
Did you know that Dreamforce is the world’s largest nonprofit technology conference with more than 3,000 non-profit attendees? For those who venture to San Francisco to partake in the festivities, it’s an opportunity to get inspired about how technology can propel your mission so you can expand your impact....


The Road to Dreamforce: Non-Profits at Dreamforce
Did you know that Dreamforce is the world’s largest nonprofit technology conference with more than 3,000 non-profit attendees? For those who venture to San Francisco to partake in the festivities, it’s an opportunity to get inspired about how technology can propel your mission so you can expand your impact....

Salesforce Design Leadership Conference: Reevaluate Your Perspective
In this episode, we're heading to the Salesforce Design Leadership Conference. Our creative department gathers every year for a full day of unique speakers. Design inspiration, storytelling, and learning about different artists and their craft are pivotal for all of us, whether or not we work in the creative field. The Salesforce Design Leadership Conference brings together some of the brightest minds for a day of pure inspiration. Hear from J Mays - former Chief Creative Officer at Ford Motor Company and f...

Salesforce Design Leadership Conference: Reevaluate Your Perspective
In this episode, we're heading to the Salesforce Design Leadership Conference. Our creative department gathers every year for a full day of unique speakers. Design inspiration, storytelling, and learning about different artists and their craft are pivotal for all of us, whether or not we work in the creative field. The Salesforce Design Leadership Conference brings together some of the brightest minds for a day of pure inspiration. Hear from J Mays - former Chief Creative Officer at Ford Motor Company and f...


The Road to Dreamforce: #DFTrailblazer
People have had some really amazing memories at Dreamforce. We’ve heard stories of people making giant leaps in their careers, meeting their soulmate, meeting their future coworkers, and even falling in love with San Francisco and moving across the country. This year, we want to hear from everyone who has been inspired by their Dreamforce experience. Learn about our new campaign, #DFTrailblazer, and how a lucky winner can win a free Dreamforce pass!...

The Road to Dreamforce: #DFTrailblazer
People have had some really amazing memories at Dreamforce. We’ve heard stories of people making giant leaps in their careers, meeting their soulmate, meeting their future coworkers, and even falling in love with San Francisco and moving across the country. This year, we want to hear from everyone who has been inspired by their Dreamforce experience. Learn about our new campaign, #DFTrailblazer, and how a lucky winner can win a free Dreamforce pass!...

The Road to Dreamforce: IoT Cloud at Dreamforce
Every company is on a journey to digital transformation - a journey that will transform their business from selling and delivering a physical product or asset, to delivering proactive customer experiences tied to connected products. Hear how we are bringing this to journey to life at Dreamforce....


The Road to Dreamforce: IoT Cloud at Dreamforce
Every company is on a journey to digital transformation - a journey that will transform their business from selling and delivering a physical product or asset, to delivering proactive customer experiences tied to connected products. Hear how we are bringing this to journey to life at Dreamforce....


TrailheaDX: Tech for Change
In this episode, we're heading to TrailheaDX, our second annual Salesforce Developer Conference. This unique event brought together engineers, scientists, and product leaders to guide attendees on a path of discovery and adventure. TrailheaDX went beyond tech, with fireside chats and panels discussing career insights and how technology has the potential to change the world. Hear from television screenwriter and producer Damon Linedlof (LOST, The Leftovers), as he sheds light on the hard work that it takes t...

TrailheaDX: Tech for Change
In this episode, we're heading to TrailheaDX, our second annual Salesforce Developer Conference. This unique event brought together engineers, scientists, and product leaders to guide attendees on a path of discovery and adventure. TrailheaDX went beyond tech, with fireside chats and panels discussing career insights and how technology has the potential to change the world. Hear from television screenwriter and producer Damon Linedlof (LOST, The Leftovers), as he sheds light on the hard work that it takes t...



The Road to Dreamforce: Tips for Partners
Dreamforce partners collaborate with each other throughout the year online in the Partner Community and the Partner Outfitters allows that all to come to life....

The Road to Dreamforce: Tips for Partners
Dreamforce partners collaborate with each other throughout the year online in the Partner Community and the Partner Outfitters allows that all to come to life....


The Road to Dreamforce: Trailblazer Awards
Breaking news: we are announcing the finalists for the Trailblazer Awards! Learn more about the competition and the trailblazing companies that are participating....

The Road to Dreamforce: Trailblazer Awards
Breaking news: we are announcing the finalists for the Trailblazer Awards! Learn more about the competition and the trailblazing companies that are participating....


Dreamtalks: Digital Transformation
In this episode, we are highlighting content from Dreamtalks recorded at Dreamforce 2016 that discusses business and digital transformation. Dreamtalks showcases thought leaders from across numerous industries and professions. Digital transformation is imperative for all businesses, of all sizes. What is Digital transformation? It is the profound changes necessary of business and organizational activities and processes to fully leverage the changes and advances of digital techology. But what does this mean ...

Dreamtalks: Digital Transformation
In this episode, we are highlighting content from Dreamtalks recorded at Dreamforce 2016 that discusses business and digital transformation. Dreamtalks showcases thought leaders from across numerous industries and professions. Digital transformation is imperative for all businesses, of all sizes. What is Digital transformation? It is the profound changes necessary of business and organizational activities and processes to fully leverage the changes and advances of digital techology. But what does this mean ...

The Road to Dreamforce: Service Cloud - Update #1
Service professionals, want to make your customers happier and more successful than ever before? Get your first Dreamforce update about all the products and opportunities available at Dreamforce that can help you do it....


The Road to Dreamforce: Service Cloud - Update #1
Service professionals, want to make your customers happier and more successful than ever before? Get your first Dreamforce update about all the products and opportunities available at Dreamforce that can help you do it....

Part 2: Sustainable Development Goals
In our last episode, we looked at Sustainable Development Goals, also known as SDGs, and how businesses can make the world a better place. On this episode, we'll be diving even deeper into fascinating interviews from the Salesforce World Tour in London as part of the Fortune CEO Series. If you haven't had the chance, we suggest going back to listen to Part 1 of our SDG series in Episode 4. We speak with Cherie Blair, founder of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women. As well as fighting for human rights in h...

Part 2: Sustainable Development Goals
In our last episode, we looked at Sustainable Development Goals, also known as SDGs, and how businesses can make the world a better place. On this episode, we'll be diving even deeper into fascinating interviews from the Salesforce World Tour in London as part of the Fortune CEO Series. If you haven't had the chance, we suggest going back to listen to Part 1 of our SDG series in Episode 4. We speak with Cherie Blair, founder of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women. As well as fighting for human rights in h...


The Road to Dreamforce: AppExchange at Dreamforce - Update #1
AppExchange is the leading business app marketplace, and through it, we get to enjoy watching innovative new ideas evolve into businesses. On our first update from the AppExchange, learn about how you can engage with them at Dreamforce, how you can get involved prior to the event, and meet our newest mascot, Appy!...

The Road to Dreamforce: AppExchange at Dreamforce - Update #1
AppExchange is the leading business app marketplace, and through it, we get to enjoy watching innovative new ideas evolve into businesses. On our first update from the AppExchange, learn about how you can engage with them at Dreamforce, how you can get involved prior to the event, and meet our newest mascot, Appy!...

The Road to Dreamforce: Salesforce Community
Leveraging the Salesforce Community is an important key to getting the most out of Dreamforce. Holly Firestone, Director, Salesforce Community shares her top tips for the community, and how to connect with User Groups and Salesforce MVPs....


The Road to Dreamforce: Salesforce Community
Leveraging the Salesforce Community is an important key to getting the most out of Dreamforce. Holly Firestone, Director, Salesforce Community shares her top tips for the community, and how to connect with User Groups and Salesforce MVPs....

Part 1: Sustainable Development Goals
To quote Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, “The business of doing business is to improve the state of the world.” This principle guides us at Salesforce — as it does for many other companies. We can and should blend doing good with doing well. We not only believe in our products, but we believe in combining good business with good works. In this episode of Blazing Trails we are focusing on how businesses can make the world a better place, and Sustainable Development Goals - SDGs, the 17 major issues in the world...

Part 1: Sustainable Development Goals
To quote Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, “The business of doing business is to improve the state of the world.” This principle guides us at Salesforce — as it does for many other companies. We can and should blend doing good with doing well. We not only believe in our products, but we believe in combining good business with good works. In this episode of Blazing Trails we are focusing on how businesses can make the world a better place, and Sustainable Development Goals - SDGs, the 17 major issues in the world...