Cisco Recognized as No.1 for Employee Experience

We are extremely proud that Cisco has been recognized around the world as a leader in employee experience. We make a meaningful difference for our people, our customers and the world around us. These awards reflect this.

No. 1 Golden Peacock Awards
Cisco ranked first in IT companies for Corporate Social Responsibility. CSR is an integral part of our culture and Cisco India has a significant giving back program in place. This award is amongst the best awards that an organization can win in the CSR category.

No. 1 Great Place to Work Portugal
For the fifth consecutive year, Cisco Portugal received first place on the Great Place to Work list. No other organization has achieved this milestone. This is a true testament to our culture and the exceptional work environment that comes to life every day for our employees in Portugal. Besides placing first in our category, Cisco Portugal was also named in the top five companies in Portugal in the areas of Gender Equality, Social Responsibility and Employee Well-Being.

No. 1 Great Place to Work Peru
The team took the top spot among technology companies with an overall ranking of No. 4—moving up 11 positions in the overall ranking in their second year of participation. Country Manager of Peru, Alba San Martin, was thrilled saying, "Thank you to the great team in Peru, you each had a tremendous impact on this outcome!" Hear in Spanish what our colleagues in Peru have to say about this year's rankings. Watch the video.

No. 1 Great Place to Work Chile
Our team in Chile also took the lead spot among technology companies and No. 3 in Great Place to Work. This important win is due to the great effort, quality of work and dedication of our employees in Chile. It's a true testament to LatAm's commitment to its people and the great work they do every day to support Cisco with the goal of being #1 IT Company.  "Congratulations!" said Gabriel Calgaro, country manager of Chile.

No. 1 Aon Hewitt Best Employer Czech Republic
Our team in the Czech Republic was honored with this year's Best Employer award, not only in the category of small and medium-sized businesses, but it also came first out of the 50 participating companies. The award is based on the evaluation of each company's employees, its main criterion being the level of employee engagement. That is where the Cisco Czech team skyrockets with 93 percent in highly engaged employees.

No. 1 Aon Hewitt Best Employer Canada
Cisco Canada was named the No. 1 Best Employer in Canada out of 50 companies by human resource consultants Aon Hewitt. Cisco achieved the top ranking in only its second year of participating in the survey.

No. 1 Shared Services Firm of the Year
During its first two-and-a-half years of operation, our Krakow center in Poland surpassed expectations both in the ability to attract talent, and with the quality of the support services delivered and customer satisfaction achieved. As a result, the center's growth has exceeded the original plans: Cisco is planning to double the number of employees in Krakow over the next two years.

No. 1 Empowerment Award
The Working Women's Empowerment Forum recognized Cisco Japan for driving Inclusion and Collaboration as a business imperative, encouraging employees to leverage flexible work practices following maternity leave and for focusing on Cross Cultural Connection and Connected Women.

Cisco is delighted to have also been recognized in some other prestigious awards in a high ranking.

Glassdoor's Employees Choice Awards
Cisco was honored in Glassdoor's Employee Choice Awards as one of the Best Places to Work across the United Kingdom and ranked 8th out of 25 companies. The people who know these companies best—their employees, determined the winners.

Fortune Magazine
For the 18th year in a row, we are in Fortune Magazine's annual 100 Best Companies to Work For. The list is the most extensive, visible and prestigious of its kind in the United States. We are 1 of 12 companies on the list since Fortune launched it in 1998.

Great Place to Work
Cisco once again made the Great Place to Work Institute's list of the World's 25 Best Multinational Workplaces, coming in at No. 9. We qualified for the list because we appeared on 12 national best companies rankings this year in Austria, Brazil, Chile, India, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Switzerland and the United States. This is important recognition of our leaders and our collective efforts to differentiate Cisco and make it the place where people can develop and build their careers.

Cisco launched Our People Deal in December 2014 outlining what employees can expect of the company, and what the company expects from them. Our Cisco values reflect who we are, what we believe, and how we behave. They are foundational to our unique culture.

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