Finding ‘Aloha’ at Cisco
Hideaki, who works on our People & Communities, Inclusion & Collaboration team in Japan, shares why he feels he can 'be you, with us' at Cisco and what finding his Aloha here has meant to him.
Collaboration Technology Evolves to Support Changing Workplace
Refreshing the 10-year-old Tokyo office At the end of 2017, the renovation of our Tokyo office was announced to Cisco Japan employees. It had been 10 years since the company...
Remote Classrooms: Connecting Two Schools in Japan
The Ministry of Education selected two middle schools to participate in virtual learning opportunities.
Blurring the Lines between Online and Offline
Mobility comes down to the lines between online and offline blurring rapidly, with organizations sprinting to put the infrastructure in place to catch up with the trend. The blurring of...
Sheryl Sandberg’s Japan Visit
Cisco SVP of HQ Sales – Japan, Yasufumi Hirai, and I had the privilege to meet Sheryl Sandberg earlier this month at a private luncheon reception sponsored by Nikkei Weekly News. We were so inspired by her. She gave me a hug when I mentioned I was from Cisco. She says “John Chambers has been […]
Research and Development – Who are the Global Leaders?
Following on from my recent blog about “Is Manufacturing Coming Back to the US?” one of Morgan Stanley’s Investment guys, Ruchir Sharma, (Managing Director and the head of the Emerging Markets Equity team) has a book out called ‘Breakout Nations’ and in it he says: “Every Investment idea is right for a while” He was […]
Cisco APJC Recognises its Smart Services Champions
Yesterday at the Cisco Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China Partner-Led Network Conference that took place in Bangkok, we took the opportunity to announce the recipients of the Cisco Smart Service awards. The purpose of these awards is to recognise our partners and customers from the region who showed forward-thinking approaches in the delivery and […]