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Cisco Layoffs 2024: What to Know About the Latest CSCO Job Cuts

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  • Cisco (CSCO) layoffs are coming for thousands of the company’s employees.
  • Reports note the number of job cuts has not been decided just yet.
  • An announcement could be made ahead of earnings this week.
Cisco Layoffs - Cisco Layoffs 2024: What to Know About the Latest CSCO Job Cuts

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Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) layoffs are coming for employees of the internet communications company as it prepares for major job cuts in the near future.

According to recent reports, Cisco is looking at laying off thousands of employees. However, the company hasn’t decided on the exact number of roles that will be reduced. The report says that an announcement could come sometime this week, as the company is getting ready to report earnings on Wednesday.

Insiders close to the matter claim that these Cisco layoffs will see the company shift focus to high-growth areas. This comes after the company saw weakening demand after the Covid-19 pandemic. As a result, it shifted focus toward software offerings such as cybersecurity, reports CNBC.

Cisco Layoffs Continue Trend

Companies have been cutting jobs are the pandemic with many of the layoffs coming from those in the tech sector. That came after increased online demand resulted in more hiring during the pandemic. Now these companies have been cutting back their headcounts to deal with slowing demand.

Also weighing on companies is the current economy. Inflation and interest rates remain elevated. That has many seeking ways to cut costs to protect profits during a tough economy.

CSCO stock is largely unmoved as of Monday morning after the layoffs news spread.

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On the date of publication, William White did not hold (either directly or indirectly) any positions in the securities mentioned in this article. The opinions expressed in this article are those of the writer, subject to the InvestorPlace.com Publishing Guidelines.


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