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"Don't Blink!"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - CSE in Charlotte, NC
Current Employee - CSE in Charlotte, NC
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Fast Paced
Change, change, change
New stuff all of the time
You basic Maslovian needs are covered

Cons

Change, change, change
Need to clean up some stuff from years of crazy growth

Advice to Management

hmmmmmm -

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "too much over head in the communications and meetings"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    a large set of good experience engineers pool

    Cons

    re-org frequently, bad decision made by manager

    Advice to Management

    manager need to spend time to understand the project, and made judgement based on evidence rather than conception


  2. "Good company to work for"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Controller in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Controller in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Strong brand and company reputation
    Resume builder
    Good opportunities to gain valuable work experience
    Executes well for a large company
    Good corporate culture

    Cons

    Frequent re-orgs but managed well
    Stock has not performed
    Finance promotes slower than other functions within Cisco

    Advice to Management

    Good progress has been made to date streamlining org structure and bureaucacy, needs to continue. Eliminating the council and board structure was long overdue.

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