Sophie Buonassisi is the Vice President of Marketing at GTMfund, overseeing GTMnow – the media arm of the GTMfund brand – and the internal community. She’s passionate about empowering go-to-market leaders and founders with access to insight through GTMnow’s channels, like this podcast, the newsletter, and more. Before joining the GTMfund team, she built and scaled GTM at a predictive conversion optimization company. She enjoys advising SaaS companies as they build out and optimize their marketing and overall GTM strategies.
What you will learn
- How to be proactive with your references
- The need for speed throughout your interview process
- Showcasing skill and character effectively
(3:45) Who’s Sophie and how she ended up at GTMfund
(6:31) How Sophie stood out during an application process of 400+ people
(11:15) How to be proactive about finding a new role when you haven’t identified what that role is exactly
(17:21) Knowing how to navigate the interview process systematically
(22:41) How to leverage your community to endorse you
(26:49) How to effectively nail a take home assignment
(32:30) The importance of understanding your future employer deeply
(35:35) How to hit the ground running before your start date
(40:05) Top tips for landing page conversion optimization
Links and Resources
Sophie’s Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sophiebuonassisi/
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