Talk2Cisco Recap: Leadership, Management and Decision-Making

September 15, 2010 - 0 Comments


“Doing both means approaching every decision as an opportunity to seize, not a sacrifice to endure. It means avoiding false choices, reduced expectations, and weak compromises. It means finding ways to make each option benefit and mutually reinforce the other.” Inder Sidhu, Doing Both: How Cisco Captures Today’s Profit and Drives Tomorrow’s Growth.

Inder Sidhu, Senior Vice President of Strategy & Planning for Worldwide Operations at Cisco and bestselling author of Doing Both: How Cisco Captures Today’s Profit and Drives Tomorrow’s Growth, shares career advice, insight into successful decision-making, what it takes to grow and what it really means to innovate.

Highlights from the Talk2Cisco broadcast:

2:18    Overview of what doing both means

5:29    The ideal structure for global companies

7:50    Career advice for those just entering the workforce

14:03  The best piece of advice Inder received

25:24  Doing both versus indecisiveness

29:21 Who benefits most from doing doth

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