I don't understand why Cisco stocks are skyrocketing. Are we the new Google?
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Any update for layoff.
Anyone know if there's going to be a end of the year promotion and raise cycle?
It's bonus time. I was very happy with mine. How about you?
I have been recently got selected as Director in Webex at Bangalore. What is the salary range for the Director position ?
Any reliable figures
Climbing up over the carcasses of failed projects and products is a skill that all aspiring director+ types in cisco have mastery on Rest of time they spend spying on and punishing people via dashboards, rewarding cronies and playing with bugs in... read more
There are couple of Directors and a Sr. Manager who has been given a task by MM to do restructuring in CCBU. Is anyone aware if there are any impacts so far on this plan ?
Anyone have insights on the Canadian theatre? Last I heard, it was a political land mine and LRs were being handed out like candy.
There will be a CX layoff in November as functional consolidations that were announced last month now get rolled out to people. Good lucks.
I've been on here quietly reading the posts and I have to say there is a lot of negativity openly expressed. I suspect most of it is from people who got LR'd and are bummed to be out of the easiest place to make money one can think of. Cisco is... read more
Reading this got me really angry. Just when we needed a stroke of luck something like this hits us from the outside. Was the administration thinking about the consequences of imposing these tariffs at all? It was just a matter of time before this... read more
Did anyone reading rumors here ever consider the possibility that competitors may be posting here to sabotage the morale of current employees? Take what you read here with a grain of salt
Crew - we are doing just fine, just fine: https://www.nasdaq.com/press-release/-cisco-accelerates-growth-for-service-providers-with-new-silicon-and-software--for-the-5g-and-20180911-00389
During my 1-to-1 with a Sr. Manager, I came to know, that some business of Collaboration where there is a flat, but consistent revenue, is to be outsourced. The employees of these products will be transferred to the outsourced company. Is this true?... read more
https://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2018/09/07/cisco-leadership-shakeup-exec-departures-csco.html Has anyone still at Cisco seen this mail and able to share details? Biz Journal won’t show detail without the purchase of a subscription
There is a huge hiring going on in Product Management in CCBU in India, under the carpet. This is to release a few Product Manager staff left in BXB. The new building in Bangalore where CCBU is to be shifted will host these employees.
Hi Folks, Any one heard/know any rumors when next layoff at cisco ?
Honest question, whenever I notice engineers getting in or out of cars at Cisco it's either a 10 year old Prius or Corolla. Sales staff are all driving new Mercedes, Tesla, Audi, and Maserati.
Heard a rumor that 3 of the Lawrenceville buildings are in final negotiations for a lease agreement
Any insights from SPBU folks on the impending layoffs would be appreciated. What teams/ groups are likely to be impacted in the BU. When the impacted people will be informed?
Despite having worked for Cisco and competitors and having current relevant experience this is the email that I get every time that I apply for a job at Cisco. No screening call, nothing. It happens over and over. Hello Xxxxxx, Thank you for your... read more
...just fine...... https://www.realtor.com/news/celebrity-real-estate/cisco-ceo-chuck-robbins-los-gatos-estate/
Found this on another board here. We are among top five companies with oldest employee base, with thirty-five year average. It would be nice to get a better overview (how many in their twenties, thirties, etc.) instead of just an average, though... read more
Anybody surprised by this? Didn't think so. Cisco Systems executive Hilton Romanski is leaving the company to help private equity firm Siris Capital Group establish a team in Silicon Valley... read more
Rumor is that Synamedia is planning a large layoff 1 quarter after taking ownership. Conservative estimates place the SPVSS deadwood level at 39% across the board and 62% at G12+ levels.
Has there been anything new on rumored huge layoffs or did that rumor just fizzled out as false?
Cisco is an amazingly poorly run company at every level. What I don't understand is why engineers come back... Yes for the amount of work required the pay is good - but time is short and there are only a finite number of projects you can work on in... read more
Everyone I meet at Cisco who has worked here for more than 10 years is mentally checked out. They basically do no work and collect paychecks, seems like 90% of the staff fall into this category. I haven't worked at a large company, is this really... read more
Seems that the total comp range is around 250-300k, in San Jose anyway. Are you getting more or less?
I know a guy who was laid off around a year ago, if that long, and now he is back at Cisco. Not only is he back here, he is back at the same team he was laid off from. How in the world does that make any sense? I mean good for him, but how does... read more
I wonder why there are no spoilers regarding the new name/logo?
Israel: Fork another teams repo, make a demo, get praise from TG. LWR: Constantly refresh thelayoff.com followed by taking a nap in the parking lot. India: Implement feature based on a Rally story description that reads "TBD", get blamed for anything... read more
Got a quick question. Can you ask to be laid off at Cisco? Is this something that’s possible? Anyone with this experience? Do you ask for a package?