Students: “Be” The Job You Want Before You Graduate

BeWhatYouLove

“How to act like a baby unicorn”

It’s never been harder for a new grad to get a job in Silicon Valley, and it’s also never been easier. There are a number of forces that have converged to drastically change how new grads have to find their first job today versus how I was able to look for my first job years ago.

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My Experience Interviewing at Salesforce

Recruiting should not be a meat market...

Hiring good people is more than just selecting a cut of meat…

 

I just got asked by email to fill out a “confidential” survey about my experience interviewing with Salesforce.com.

Typically feedback from these kinds of survey tends to get aggregated and the pointed feedback gets lost when its compiled by third parties.

Instead, I thought I would put it out there publicly. Perhaps my feedback will help Salesforce make their interview experience better for candidates, and will help future candidates know what to expect until then.

For a cloud company that  is also closely allied with the world premier HR SaaS provider, Workday, Salesforce’s recruiting practices, in a word, suck.

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