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"The opportunity of promotion is unfair"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Approves of CEO

Pros

Big company. Good payment. Little pressure.

Cons

Very poor diversity. Very difficult to get promoted if you are not from I. Too many inter change of working benefits between employees.

Advice to Management

Diversity. Change hiring procedure. Stop management from hiring unqualified.

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "Great place to work"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good work-life balance
    Opportunities to work in different parts ofthe organization
    WFH flexibility

    Cons

    Need to bring more transparency to rewards & recognition
    Too many processes and policies
    Limited training opportunities

    Advice to Management

    More transparency into Rewards & recognition; Make organizational changes boldly
    Encourage skip-level meetings with sr. management and bridge the gap between individual contributors and sr. management


  2. "Good company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    flexible, option to telecommute, smart and intelligent people, diversity

    Cons

    Cisco is known as a place that's hard to get promoted

    Advice to Management

    open communication

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