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The power of proximity: Amplifying inclusion through conversation

“A commitment to diversity and inclusion at Cisco requires more than just talking about what we are doing right.  True change comes when we can confront our differences around the full spectrum of diversity (inclusive of gender, ethnicity, race, orientation, age, ability, veteran status, religion, culture, background, experience, strengths and perspectives, etc…) and understand how […]

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How to build trust more easily in a digital-first world

Trust has always been a major factor in workforce effectiveness. But companies are finding it is even more important in a post-COVID environment where remote working has become the norm and the ability to monitor employees directly is dwindling.   According to the Cisco® Hybrid Work Index, 64 percent of employees say being able to work […]

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Cisco and Telenor Group Sign New Joint Purpose Agreement to Deliver More Inclusive, Secure and Flexible Services

News Summary: Cisco International Limited (Cisco) and Telenor ASA (Telenor) expand their relationship by signing the fourth iteration of their Joint Purpose Agreement (JPA) to empower societies through a better and more secure internet. Companies affirm their shared values that focus on sustainability and commitment to building the internet for the future to address the […]

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An anthropologist’s eye on the future of work

Q. So, as an anthropologist you are looking back to some very fundamental human qualities and values, and as a futurist you are anticipating coming changes and how they will affect people?  A. Yes, like in any good relationship, it’s about understanding. We’re going to need good relationships with our customers. And in a good […]

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The world’s infrastructure is getting smarter — and that’s good for everyone

Year after year, the world around us keeps getting smarter. Our homes are smarter, our cars are smarter, our phones, wallets, and garage door openers are smarter.  Critical infrastructure, too, is getting smarter. As digital technologies take root in the public sector, energy, and industrial environments, the benefits to us citizens of Planet Earth are […]

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Wearable solution for frontline workers set to transform collaboration on the go

Frontline workers know what the real world can throw at them through the course of a day. They take weather, noise, heights, dust, dirt and dangerous environments in their stride – it’s just another day at the office. But when you’re working in a challenging workspace, the need to be connected, and safe, is paramount. […]

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Webex shoots for the Moon

The Apollo Moon missions inspired a generation of scientists, engineers, and visionaries to aim higher than anyone thought possible. But it has been almost 50 years since astronauts ventured beyond Earth’s orbit.  That is set to change.  NASA’s uncrewed Artemis I mission, scheduled for this year, will test the agency’s Orion spacecraft and super heavy-lift […]

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Hybrid work in 2022: A look ahead from Cisco customers

This is a guest post by Leader and Top Customer Storyteller Christine Johansen. It’s safe to say that we are relieved to put most things COVID in our rearview mirrors when we can. We cheered when fairgrounds went back to being fairgrounds, when cotton candy vendors and Ferris wheels replaced makeshift hospitals and testing sites. And even […]