July 17, 2017


Using Collaboration Technology to Improve Hiring

Travel costs restrict the ability of HR to interview a variety of talent, resulting in inefficient hiring processes. Collaboration technology helps avoid settling with "good enough" local candidates.

January 18, 2017


My PTO Tool: A Continuous Journey to Improve Simplicity and Efficiency

The My Paid Time Off (My PTO) application helps Cisco employees to refresh and recharge away from the office. It connects them to the People Deal. It empowers them to simplify their work experience in order to get out and have a worldly experience. In 2016, the My PTO tool took a journey like the […]

September 29, 2016


Can a Robot Be Human? At Cisco it Can!

Written in conjunction with my fellow Human Resources Leadership Program colleague, Josh Skelton.  Have you ever attended a meeting with a robot? Well, I recently attended a meeting as a...

September 19, 2016


We Are Cisco, and We Are There for Each Other

Penang, Malaysia. A beautiful city and an exciting opportunity for the whole Human Resources team in the Asia Pacific, Japan and China regions to come together to learn from each...

January 12, 2015


6 Ways HR Can Benefit from Video Conferencing

With the near year come new resolutions.  For many people, among those at the top of the list is getting a new job. For human resources leaders, the resolutions may be to get more creative to find new talent, and to retain and grow the existing talent. This challenge is even greater when you are […]