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"Please Don't Let Go Good Talent"

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Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Good benefits. Good product. Good team work. Friendly colleagues.

Cons

During the VSS in year 2011, Cisco Malaysia let go few very good talent (including one of the best sales specialists in UC/VC) and keep many not so good people.

Advice to Management

Open your eyes and keep the good people. Let go the bad apples.

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "Excellent"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great Work Life Balance
    Great Benefits
    Very Good Salaries
    Excellent treatment of employees
    Great Learning opportunities

    Cons

    Political
    Bureaucratic
    Slow to respond
    Many managers have outdated thinking
    Inability to think out of the box

    Advice to Management

    Need some fresh, software centric, Leaders in key positions to move the company forward.


  2. "pros and cons"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    compensation is higher than average

    Cons

    cannot balance work and life

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