Category: Career Tips & Trends

by Jaime Grimes

5 Tips for Navigating a Group Interview

One-on-one interviews can be scary enough, but interviewing with a group seated across the table from you brings up thoughts of police department interrogations on TV crime dramas.

Forget the single lightbulb overhead in the stark white room; in reality, group interviews are efficient opportunities for multiple, varied employee stakeholders…

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by Ben McCarthy

5 Tips for Better Salesforce Reporting

Reporting in Salesforce is one of your most powerful features when you must prove value to the business. Key reports built in a matter of minutes with a simple drag-and-drop, easy-to-use interface is extremely effective. As an administrator, you must have a solid grasp of all the Salesforce reporting options available when reporting requirements…

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by Jaime Grimes

The 20 Most Hilarious Resume and Cover Letter Mistakes

A disclaimer before you start reading this: None of the following resume and cover letter mistakes and hilarities are from anything we have ever received.

However, our recruiters and hiring managers would agree that resume and cover letter mistakes make them think twice about interviewing or hiring a candidate. So after…

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by Jaime Grimes

5 Bad Office Behaviors That May Be Holding You Back

From grade school to adulthood, in any social situation, you have to play nicely with others to forge relationships that get you ahead.

Unless you’re working in an office alone, you must recognize different interoffice personality types and learn how to get along with a variety of levels within an organization. …

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by Jaime Grimes

The 10 Weirdest Interview Questions of 2015

Just when job candidates are prepared for interviews, here come the interview zingers – curve ball questions that throw you off your normal interview trajectory and make you say, “Wait, what?”

Most of the time, oddball interview questions aren’t meant to derail you; they’re intended to make you think creatively or to capture…

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by Ben McCarthy

How a Salesforce URL is Formatted

If you are just starting out as a Salesforce admin or maybe even a user, knowing how a Salesforce URL is built is quite useful. When working with standard Salesforce records, the format of the URL is usually the same unless you have custom pieces of Visualforce. The format you are…

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