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"Great Company for the long run..."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Partner Account Manager in Middleboro, MA
Current Employee - Partner Account Manager in Middleboro, MA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Flexibility, Great People, good technology, looking long term on many fronts

Cons

Little room for upward mobility.

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "Good place to gain experience"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in San Jose, CA
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time

    Pros

    Great work/life balance
    Relatively easy to move around (flat moves) and get exposure to different areas

    Cons

    Many middle-level managers with direct reports are clueless
    Extremely hard to grow career wise and get promoted
    Below industry average salaries in the majority of the cases


  2. "Good place for balanced work!"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Team work, comparatively less politics

    Cons

    Too much emphasis on process vs innovation and productivity

    Advice to Management

    Don't spend so much buying little companies with big prices - employees feel left out of the game even though we're working just as hard

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