Inclusive Leadership via Language
Ever start a team meeting with the greeting, “Hey, guys”? You might realize it’s not inclusive language as you say it, and try to correct with a hesitant, “and gals,” which tends to make the intention moot and the moment awkward. Inclusive language can be tricky, especially when you consider cultural norms and communication patterns. […]
People Behind Purpose at Cisco: In the supply chain, where it’s sourced matters
Chrysantha Davis works on Cisco's Supply Chain Sustainability team and supports our suppliers’ consistency for responsible sourcing of minerals.
Change systems — Change the world
Cisco's first Chief Social Impact Officer, Brian Tippens, shares how we can change the world by changing systems.
People Behind Purpose at Cisco: How a passion for measuring impact led to a leadership role in ESG reporting
Amanda Cumberland shares her passion for measuring impact, and how people inside and outside of Cisco help drive our purpose.
Cisco releases 2022 Purpose Report, highlighting progress on ESG goals
Cisco’s Chief Sustainability Officer, Mary de Wysocki, shares some highlights from our 2022 Cisco Purpose Report.
How Cisco is pursuing pay fairness
Cisco has a set of Social Justice Beliefs and 12 Actions. Action 3, Expand Pay Parity, guides our work to ensure pay fairness for all employees.
Net zero one year later
One year ago, Cisco committed to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions across its value chain by 2040. Cisco’s first Chief Sustainability Officer, Mary de Wysocki, reflects on our journey so far.
Driven by purpose and our commitment to social justice
Cisco’s purpose is to Power an Inclusive Future for All. We deliver on our purpose by bringing together all our strengths and resources.
Solar Sister is addressing gender equity, energy poverty, and climate change
Solar Sister, a nonprofit Cisco grant recipient, supports women entrepreneurs and supplies them with affordable energy products.