When you find a formula that works, milk it. That’s what I learned from watching Wilford Brimley’s oatmeal commercials.
A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog post called 11 Insanely Useful Dreamforce Links, which has been viewed so many times it made my brain explode.
I’ve learned to give the people what they want. Even if you want to dip your gummy bears in honey mustard sauce. Who am I to judge?
Below you will find six drop-dead sexy Dreamforce links. I hope you click on every single one. If you don’t, the walrus will be sad. Or is it a sea lion? Mammals with fins and flippers confuse me.
1. How to Survive Dreamforce on a Budget [Infographic]
Marketo does Dreamforce right. They can point you toward the best parties and the coolest swag. Marketo also uses XANT software to accelerate its sales process, for those of you keeping score at home. Check out this lovely infographic. You’ll be glad you did.
2. The Top New Companies That Will Dominate Dreamforce
Mark Fidelman has his pulse on what’s hot in high-tech. In this Forbes article, he highlights some up-and-coming apps, like the promising social selling tool Kitedesk. Review his recommendations and decide for yourself.
3. A Guide to Getting Around San Francisco
San Francisco is a wonderful city with so much to see and do. That’s why I’ll always be grateful to the salesforce.com blog for giving us these tips for getting around. Public transit, ridesharing and bike rental options abound. So, no need to take a leisurely stroll through The Tenderloin — unless you’re into that sort of thing. Bonus points if you happen to spot Wilford Brimley wandering around with a bowlful of oatmeal.
4. The 50 Most Influential People at Dreamforce 2013
Matt Heinz messed around with Little Bird last week and got a triple-double. He also created an insanely useful resource that shows who has the most influence at Dreamforce, based on social media connections.
5. 5 Ways to Be at Dreamforce Without Being There
Lori Richardson serves up some gems about how to get the most out of Dreamforce without actually being there. After all, this is the age of virtual events, as XANT proved with its well-attended Inside Sales Virtual Summit.
Richardson’s article tells you how you can watch Dreamforce live and keep up with all of the sessions on social media.
6. Epic Food and Drink Infographic
The word epic may be overused, but food and drinks are not. That’s the great thing about going to Dreamforce — you will work up a powerful hunger and an unquenchable thirst. Introhive went the extra mile and produced an exceedingly fine infographic on food and beverage options. Observe.
See how XANT accelerates sales through science.
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