Tag Archives: leadership

What a difference a year makes…

As I was listening to music whilst on the treadmill, I started to reflect on just how beautiful the view across the lake was and with the sun shining down, I realized this week marked my one year anniversary of … Continue reading

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The Courage to Take Action

On September 30th, a community of passionate professionals came together for the first Women of Influence speaking series luncheon of the year. I was fortunate to be invited to deliver the keynote speech and share some of my leadership story … Continue reading

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A Mothers Perspective on Work Life Balance.

Last night my 9-year old son was working on his homework and asked to interview me. He said “what commitments do I have?” I replied, “family, my health and work.” He then asked me how do I meet these commitments? … Continue reading

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Cisco partners with Canadian Universities to drive productivity

In November I wrote about Cisco’s Research Chair in Smart Grid at the University of Waterloo on this blog, and shared why university chairs were so important to our company. Even if you did read my previous blog, it bears … Continue reading

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Another Great Urban Land Institute Fall Meeting…Opportunity Galore

For the past three years Cisco has been a supporter of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and has actively participated in most of their National events and forums. ULI’s latest  Fall  Meeting and Urban Land Expo with more than 6,000 … Continue reading

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Step Out of the Box and Lead by Example: Driving Employee Engagement

Many employees are experiencing a sense of disillusionment in today’s work world.  According to over 40 Gallup polls, approximately 75% of employees are disengaged from their jobs.  Only three in ten workers are estimated to be truly “engaged;” employees who … Continue reading

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Changes to Cisco’s Canadian Partner Organization

Donna Wittmann recruited to global partner organization role. Mike Ansley assumes leadership of Canadian partner organization. Cisco Canada is a highly successful sales organization and has a long-standing track record of global executive mentoring for Cisco. What a pleasure it … Continue reading

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A Dynamic and Vibrant Business Environment in Canada

I was part of Cisco’s leadership team in Emerging Markets for the past five years, where most of my work focused on 132+ countries from Africa to the Middle East to Latin America to Central Eastern Europe to Russia and … Continue reading

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