Throughout history, cultures and social revolutions have been influenced by new “technologies.”
In 16th and 17th century Britain, coffee houses were banned by royal decree due to the social implications of consuming a substance outside of the home.
At the start of the 20th century, Henry Ford...
When you ask someone to describe Dreamforce, you’ll get a lot of different answers depending on who you talk to:
“It’s a tech conference.”
“It’s a training ground.”
“It’s part music festival, part networking meetup.”
“It’s where I learn about new technology.”
“It’s an event with amazing guest...
Salesforce and Apple are announcing a new strategic partnership today that will empower customers with rich new experiences and give everyone a chance to build native iOS apps through Trailhead, Salesforce's free, online learning platform.
The combined power of Salesforce and Apple is bringing new...
Timnit Gebru is a research scientist within the Ethical AI team at Google AI and has also studied the ethics of algorithms at Microsoft and elsewhere. After noticing that she was only one of a handful of black people at a major artificial intelligence (AI) conference, she co-founded the Black in AI...
Steve Nelson is the CEO of UnitedHealthcare, a healthcare and insurance company that’s No. 5 on the Fortune 500 list. Nelson has served as CEO of UnitedHealthcare since 2017 and previously held leadership positions in the company’s Medicare, Medicaid, and Commercial businesses.
At a time of...
“You can check out any time you want, but you can never leave.”
—The Eagles, Hotel California
September’s Woman of the Month holds a couple of distinctions. She was our first female sales leader in Canada as Regional Vice President of Sales back in 2005. She also holds the unique distinction of...
Salesforce recently caught up with Tom Puthiyamadam, the New York-based Digital Services Leader at PwC to find out how artificial intelligence (AI), connected sensors, and other innovations are changing the game for customer experience. Research shows that customers have record-high expectations of...
Uber’s CEO knows better than most the necessity of a values-driven corporate culture. Dara Khosrowshahi has been the CEO of Uber since September 2017, when he left his position as CEO at Expedia to lead a new breed of company. Uber is arguably one of Silicon Valley’s best examples of how...
This blog post is an excerpt from “Growth IQ: Get Smarter About the Choices That Will Make or Break Your Business” by Tiffani Bova, Salesforce Global Customer Growth and Innovation Evangelist. Bova writes and speaks regularly about sales transformation and business model innovation.
It was almost...