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Cisco’s Stretch Assignment

At Cisco Systems, employees are able to participate in a Stretch Assignment.

A Stretch Assignment enables employees to work for teams outside their own for a few hours each week to learn something new and develop their careers further. Cisco believes this free program is an excellent way to learn about other teams, their goals and roles within the organization, and widen horizons that wouldn’t happen organically.

With almost 73,000 employees at Cisco, this program is a great way provide to everyone.

Benefits

  • Increases employee retention
  • Supports career development
  • Encourages creativity and problem-solving

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Difficulty

Medium

Prep Time

1-3 Days

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