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Current Employee - Software Engineer in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

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

Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

no competition, have much tens but minimum working hours

Cons

there is no any reason at all

Advice to Management

please don't copy with others

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  1. Good company to learn

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    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Wide and diverse technologies and sales methodologies to learn
    - Best operations and employee tools
    - Space to grow in the organization

    Cons

    - Moderate salaries compared to other smaller companies but better than most giant companies
    - low chances to overachieve as the bar became too high
    - Away from Software industry

    Advice to Management

    - Review the salary structure compared to other vendors
    - Evolve your GTM strategy inline with the current political , financial and technological WW changes
    - Internal managers need a LOT of personal development to become leaders i.e not every good sales man can be a sales manager and not every good sales manager can be a GM , sales or systems engineer management is totally different from people management which you need to develop a LOT .

  2. Great place to experience epicenter of Networking

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Contractor - Executive Communications Manager in San Jose, CA (US)
    Former Contractor - Executive Communications Manager in San Jose, CA (US)

    I worked at Cisco Systems as a contractor (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Still a great culture
    Dynamic C-Suite Management
    Owns the networking technology space
    Global company, worldwide opportunities

    Cons

    Some groups are cliques, you need to be aware of office politics
    Periodic downsizing and economy drives

    Advice to Management

    Remember what made you great and stick with it.

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