Blazing Trails

Blazing Trails

Have you ever wished you could be in the same room with an inspirational leader you admire? To hear them tell their story of how they became the Trailblazer they are today? At Salesforce, we’re fortunate enough to hear these conversations all the time. And now, you can experience those conversations too. Every week, Blazing Trails brings you these stories from Trailblazers who are leading the charge on topics like the future of work, equality, sustainability, wellbeing, and technology.

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SEASON 6  |  EPISODE 12  | 35:26 MIN  |  04.14.2021

Goal Setting for Success: A Conversation with Shark Tank Investor Daymond John

Entrepreneur and investor Daymond John turned a $40 budget into a $6 billion company -- so how’d he do it?


Daymond joins us today to share his story founding and building FUBU. He tells us why the secret to success is how you react to failure, and the importance of setting daily goals. Plus, he talks about technology as a tool to power empathy and shares what he looks for in a business when he is considering investing.

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Episode 12  |  35:26 min

Goal Setting for Success: A Conversation with Shark Tank Investor Daymond John

Episode 12  |  35:26 min  |  04.14.2021

Goal Setting for Success: A Conversation with Shark Tank Investor Daymond John

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This is a podcast episode titled, Goal Setting for Success: A Conversation with Shark Tank Investor Daymond John. The summary for this episode is: <p>Entrepreneur and investor Daymond John turned a $40 budget into a $6 billion company -- so how’d he do it? </p><p><br></p><p>Daymond joins us today to share his story founding and building FUBU. He tells us why the secret to success is how you react to failure, and the importance of setting daily goals. Plus, he talks about technology as a tool to power empathy and shares what he looks for in a business when he is considering investing.</p>
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Daymond John
Entrepreneur & Investor

SEASON 6  |  EPISODE 11  | 25:11 MIN  |  04.07.2021

The Future of Hybrid Work: Ray Dalio and Karen Mangia on Reimagining How and Where We Will Work

As society starts to reawaken, businesses are now faced with the difficult challenge of defining what “normal” means in today’s world. Companies big and small are allowing employees mor...

SEASON 6  |  EPISODE 10  | 40:18 MIN  |  03.31.2021

Taking Action To Address Anti-Asian Racism And Violence

The last year has seen a rise in AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander) violence. Today’s conversation explores the long history of this discrimination, and what we can each do individu...

SEASON 6  |  EPISODE 9  | 40:35 MIN  |  03.24.2021

The Future of Vaccine Management: A Conversation with Salesforce's Chief Medical Officer and GM of Vaccine Cloud

As the COVID-19 vaccine rolls and we can begin to anticipate a new normal, we reflect on the tools, people, and technologies that guided us through the last year and will continue to h...

SEASON 6  |  EPISODE 7  | 22:19 MIN  |  03.18.2021

Shattering Stigmas: A Conversation with Jillian Mercado from Salesforce Trailblazing Women Summit

We encounter inequalities in the world all the time, and it’s only a special few who not only recognize the injustices but speak up about them. Jillian Mercado has never been able to st...

SEASON 6  |  EPISODE 6  | 31:53 MIN  |  03.10.2021

What is Grit and Why it Matters: A Conversation with Angela Duckworth and Kobie Fuller

What is grit? Is it something that you’re born with? Is it a skill you have to practice? Or is it a combination of the two?


On today’s episode, Angela Duckworth, a MacArthur Genius Grant...

SEASON 6  |  EPISODE 5  | 31:23 MIN  |  03.03.2021

Reimagining Work: A Conversation with Slack's Stewart Butterfield and Salesforce's Bret Taylor

In a matter of months, everything we knew about working and operating a business was flipped on its head. And with that almost overnight transformation have come new challenges for empl...