talent

December 12, 2018

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Teaching New Skills & Embracing Talent from Everywhere Fuels Growth in a Rapidly Changing Digital Economy

There is growing recognition that today’s uncertainty around the economy and job creation ultimately comes down to people and what we can do for them in these times. People are at the heart of growing the new digital economy and we have to put them first in our practices and policies so that we can unlock their innovation and keep our economies growing.

November 15, 2018

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

Stronger together: Cisco and BBVA pioneer a new talent exchange

Forward-thinking organizations are prioritizing how they nurture engineering talent and adapting their practices to the new skills environment. BBVA is a great example.

June 22, 2018

PARTNER

How to Identify – and Build – Top Data Science Talent

Check out these four tips for how to identify and build data science talent.

June 19, 2018

PARTNER

Closing the Skills Gap – Partners, We Have Your Back

The Cisco Networking Academy has been providing top talent to Partners for 20 years. If you're looking for fresh talent, look no further.

Data-Driven Hacks Part 3: How Can You Access Talent to Dig into Data?

Invest in someone who has specialized subject matter expertise that can turn the influences that you identified into insights that can move the needle.

Supporting and Elevating Talent Around the World

The Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge is an opportunity to show how the ideas, technologies, and solutions of young innovators can help benefit the economy, society or environment.

October 11, 2017

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Three Key Takeaways from Cox Communications’ Customer Presentation

I recently spoke with a select group of Cox Communications’ customers. The audience consisted of CXOs in gaming, healthcare, education, and the public sector. I was impressed with the dedication and commitment they showed to urgently solving the very difficult challenges of thriving in a world of digital disruption. Here are the top three insights […]

July 17, 2017

COLLABORATION

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.

October 31, 2016

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Implications of an Agile Culture

Recently, I met with many industry analysts, customers, and press at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo. In numerous conversations, I was asked about the organizational implications of changing company culture and how this relates to digital business transformation. As you create a culture of agility (see previous blog), what organizational changes will a more aware, informed, and responsive […]