Career Advice

Essential workplace skills: where to begin

Chandni Panchal explains how tackling challenging material in school translated to continuous learning at work.

August 28, 2018

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5 Lessons from the 12 Habits of Heroes

It takes about 30 days to change a bad habit or start a good habit. We implemented Habits of Heroes (12 months. 12 habits.) to better mentor our employees.

May 11, 2017

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New Cisco Moms Give Mother’s Day Career Advice

These Cisco moms give Mother's Day advice, and share how Cisco collaboration tools allow their newborns to be "connected babies!."

March 1, 2017

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Employee’s Sailing Adventure Yields 13 Life (and Career) Lessons

Sailing around the world taught this Cisco employee a few life (and career) lessons that she thought worthy of sharing. Check them out!

November 17, 2016

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5 Career Advice Tidbits from Cisco’s Systems Engineers

Who better to give advice to aspiring Cisconians than INSPIRING Cisconians? Get career advice from these top systems engineers.

August 18, 2016

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My Journey to Cisco: How Doing What I loved Led to My Dream Job

As a freshman in college, I was young and clueless. I was busy partying, and staying up late. I always got A’s in high school, and severely underestimated the work-load of Boston University Engineering. I found myself without a passion. Then sophomore year hit me like a ton of bricks. And, to make matters worse, […]

May 19, 2016

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15 Learnings from an Inspirational Cisco Day

Recently, I had a day to remember. And I had Cisco to thank for it. I’m a marketing leader for Spain and Portugal here at Cisco, and every day I’m...

May 5, 2016

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10 Career Tips from Moms (of Cisco Employees!)

My mom says that being a mom is the hardest job you’ll ever have. But it’s also rewarding when you...