"According to research and advisory company, Catalyst, companies with the highest representation of women board members attain significantly higher financial performance than those with the lowest representation: 53% higher return on equity; 42% higher return on sales; and 66% higher return on invested capital." Read More.
Cisco Connected Women is an Employee Resource Group (ERG) that facilitates the professional growth of female employees by offering networking, mentoring, and career development resources. At Connected Women, the inspiring network of Cisco professionals creates an environment of inclusion and empowerment for women in technology.
Cisco Connected Women Facts
The Connected Women group:
What Makes Cisco Connected Women Most Proud
We are most proud of the leadership development that we see in our members when they take on roles outside their comfort zones. Often, these efforts result in promotion opportunities or added portfolio responsibilities in members' day jobs at Cisco.
Connected Women Believes in ERGs
By engaging and participating in Cisco ERGs, you get opportunities to learn and grow in your current career. ERGs offer insight into areas of the business that you may not normally be able to access.
Connected Women Is a Proud Sponsor
Cisco Connected Women is a proud sponsor of International Women's Day and Executive Shadowing. Maria Medrano, from the Sacramento Connected Women Core Team, recently received the 2012 YWCA Emerging Leader Award. YWCA is an organization that is committed to empowering women and eliminating racism. YWCA helps change the destinies of women, children, and families, offering hope for self-improvement and resources to make success a reality. Learn More.