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"Cisco"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

excellent work experience, surrounded by hard working people, some of the best in the industry, above market average compensation packages

Cons

long hours, sometimes extending into weekends. high stress environment if not managed properly

Advice to Management

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Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "Good Company"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - Work Life Balance
    - Great culture
    - Empowerment to employees

    Cons

    - Salary Compensation lower than market

    Advice to Management

    Cisco should think aggressively when giving salary benefits to employees rather than playing it too safe and conservative.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Not recommended for Supply-Chain professionals"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
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    Former Employee - NPI Buyer-Planner
    Former Employee - NPI Buyer-Planner
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    1) Stock Options offered through acquisition. Best opportunity to acquire company stock at attractive price.
    2) Modern campuses.
    3) Exposure to technology.

    Cons

    1) Management instability. (3 different managers assigned to our group in less than 6 months and I never met one of them).
    2) Questionable ethics.
    3) Big company running on auto pilot.

    Advice to Management

    Cut down on the endless web meetings and conference calls. Develop new technologies, products and markets internally instead of constantly expanding through buckshot approach to acquisitions. Reward creativity rather than self-promotion.

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