Cisco Impact Area | Our People

Cisco Impact Area | Our People

Putting people first

Our standing as a global technology leader reflects the passion and commitment of our people. We strive to create a workplace where people can continually grow and explore, and where employees can realize more fulfilling and productive careers. This drives Cisco’s strong performance and allows our people to help change the world for the better.

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Content from this campaign

No Shame, No Stigma: Ending the Mental Health Taboo
The following is an excerpt from Cisco’s 2019 CSR Report. To find out more, read the full CSR report. We want everyone to know that it’s okay to not be okay. Cisco is changing the conversation about mental health issues within our company. Over the past year, Cisco has made it a...
Feb 21, 2020 1:25 PM ET
Technology + Giving Back: When Worlds Collide
After working in technology for 15 years, I had what many may call a mid-life crisis. Although, not in the traditional sense of the word. Rather, I started to question my purpose and the direction of my life – and began to wonder if I should leave my career in technology to become a part of something bigger. I wondered if I could do more by focusing exclusively on community service....
Feb 14, 2020 11:40 AM ET
Inspiring Women Leaders in IT
There is evidence that a shortage of technology professionals is undermining business performance. In a 2016 survey by Venture Beat, 65% of Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and other business leaders said that difficulty in recruiting skilled IT professionals was harming IT modernization efforts. That was three years ago and since then, the gap has gotten even wider. One solution –...
Nov 4, 2019 1:30 PM ET
Reflections on Cisco Leader Day 2019
I recently had a great experience attending Cisco’s third annual Leader Day which happened to fall on a pretty historic day for us — the day Cisco was named the #1 World’s Best Workplace by Great Places to Work. We took a moment to celebrate this exciting ...
Oct 9, 2019 1:00 PM ET
Multiply It: Fostering Diversity & Inclusion
Last month, the Business Roundtable modernized its principles on the role of a corporation. The purpose for many corporations now encompasses this list: value for customers, investing in employees, fostering diversity and inclusion, dealing fairly and ethically with suppliers, supporting the communities in which we work, and...
Oct 2, 2019 12:35 PM ET