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"Great people, great product, great benefits, corporate politics"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Account Executive in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Account Executive in San Francisco, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Salesforce full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

-Career options
-Great compensation
-Company values giving back
-Great people
-great benefits
-Nice work space (snacks, drinks, workout studio)
-great place to develop your career

Cons

-Corporate politics (not sure if this can be avoided at a big company)
-naysayers when trying to make career moves that are outside the norm

Advice to Management

-empower your employees to progress their careers WITHIN Salesforce, instead of quitting because they kept being told "no, can't happen, wouldnt get approved" etc.

Other Employee Reviews for Salesforce

  1. Helpful (12)

    "Cut throat sweat shop"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Recruiter in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Recruiter in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Salesforce full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great on a resume
    Liked colleagues

    Cons

    Hiring managers / clients are abusive to the recruiter
    Junior staff encourage to move up the ladder and most are unqualified for new role
    Unskilled new manager(s) treat direct reports poorly
    Work nights and weekends - non-stop work culture
    Senior leaders have enormous egos

    Advice to Management

    Have some humility and take leadership classes
    Know your audience


  2. "A balanced life and challenging career: It's possible."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Indianapolis, IN
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Salesforce full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    A great company with smart, positive, and helpful people. Whether it's client relations, knowledge sharing or volunteerism, people here give their best. And, work life balance is a focus of the company - in a real way - that allows the best to shine through.

    Cons

    You certainly have to be able to operate independently and able to find answers on your own without hand holding. There are plenty of resources to tap, but not always time.

    Advice to Management

    Continue investing in culture, in knowledge sharing and

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