• CLUS 2019:  A Woman Amok in the Data Center

    Thursday, 13 June 2019:  Valar Morgulis peeps...  The last day of Cisco Live was low key for me.  I awoke tired from the strain of the week and fighting food poisoning.  It was going to be one of ...
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  • CLUS 2019: More Adventures of a Woman Amok in the Data Center

    Tuesday, 11 June 2019: Enable Fangirl Squee  Obviously, Tuesday morning was a slow roll.  After I had got the Monday blog published, I rolled out of bed and got myself ready for the new day.  Luckily f...
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  • CLUS 2019:  A Woman Amok in the Data Center

    Monday, 10 June 2019:  Jumping in with both feet.  It’s six AM on Tuesday. San Diego lays slumbering in a blanket of fog.  I’m pretty sure that Monday ended about four hours ago.  I...
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  • CLUS 2019:  Diary of a Woman Amok in the Data Center

    Sunday, 9 June 2019: It begins.   I arrived in San Diego yesterday mid-morning to a picture perfect, clear cornflower blue day, neither too hot nor too cold, with a sweet Pacific Ocean breeze blowing onshore.&nb...
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  • Do you know what today is?

    Today is Equal Pay Day in the United States.  That is, today is the day that the average American woman would have to work extra to make what her male counterpart made by December 31, 2018.  Of course, avera...
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  • Let's Get Single-minded at CLUS!

    Amazing TED Talk speaker, Janet Stovall is scheduled to present at CLUS!  Her session, entitled “How to get serious about diversity + inclusion in the workplace” is scheduled for Monday, June 10th at ...
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  • Speak Up: Presenting in a Compelling and Personal Way

    Speak Up: Presenting in a Compelling and Personal Way by Micheline Murphy   With the sole exception of the Women in Technologies special session, every Cisco Live session I’ve ever attended or streamed o...
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  • Being a ball of yarn in a man's workplace... Pixar's latest short

    Hello CLN--Pixar's first video in their Spark Short series is an awesome short about gender diversity in the workplace and the isolation of being the first ball of yarn  in a man's workplace (literally).  It...
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  • Working in Cisco TAC

        Working in Cisco TAC Cisco TAC engineers from around the globe share their unique experiences as women working in the IT field and in Cisco TAC.   Go to: Women in Networking Events and Videos
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  • Mastering the Mental Marathon: Making it Over the Certification Finish Line

    Mastering the Mental Marathon: Making it Over the Certification Finish Line By Micheline Murphy   There were thirteen of us. We were gathered in an otherwise empty lobby, standing awkwardly apart, no one talking...
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  • Happy Womens Day!

    Today is International Women's Day, and every woman I have ever met is a bad a$$ super heroine in some way.  But there are so many hurdles thrown down before women that sometimes it's easy to forget our super pow...
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  • Happy Women's Day 2019!!

    I just wanted to take this moment to recognize today ALL the Great IT Networking Women we have here at the Cisco Learning Network and beyond....   Women's Day should be....Everyday!!!  I salute YOU ALL t...
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  • Looking for a study/accountability partner! CCNP Route

    Hi!   I'm 24yo with a little over 5 years of networking experience. I currently hold A+, Sec+, CCENT, & CCNA. Been having trouble staying on track for my CCNP Route studies. Anyone else trying to obtain this...
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  • IT Blog Awards by Cisco

    Hello all--a big congratulations to the winners of this years IT Blog Awards, especially to the two women who took honors for Best Cert Study Journey and Most Entertaining!   https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/traini...
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  • I'm Not an Imposter!  Are You an Imposter?  We Are Not Imposters!

    There’s a great movie from the 1990s in which the President of the United States (played by Kevin Kline) hires an impersonator (also played by Kevin Kline) to stand in for him at a fundraiser so he (the Presiden...
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  • The Dark Side of Diversity

    The Dark Side of Diversity By Micheline Murphy   It is no secret that we, as an industry, continue to struggle with gender inequality.  We all know the statistics, and they are pretty ghastly. Women make ...
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  • need an assistance for a tech job

    Hi, would this nework gives assistance to womens to find jobs in networking filed?
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  • Back into IT

    Hi, I am a software engineer and have worked for Oracle, but after having my children i stopped working for a few years. At this moment it is really hard to find any work if you were out of the field even after follo...
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  • Nobel prize in Chemistry!

    Congratulations to Dr. Frances Arnold, who won this year's Nobel prize in Chemistry.  Dr. Arnold becomes only the fifth woman to be awarded the Nobel in Chemistry.  She pioneered the directed evolution of en...
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  • ... and the Nobel Prize goes to...

    Congratulations to Dr. Donna Strickland on winning the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physics.  She becomes only the third woman in the history of the award to receive the prestigious award, joining Dr. Marie Curie (1903) ...
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