Connect to highly trained and motivated talent

Our Talent Bridge employment program empowers Cisco and our Cisco Channel Partners to identify top talent from Networking Academy’s education partners that can fill crucial networking and security jobs. Contact us to learn more about Talent Bridge.

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Top Talent

Networking Academy students learn networking and security skills as well as entrepreneurial, decision making, and other soft skills. Making them better prepared to enter the workforce. Employers can participate in Talent Bridge events that allow them to interact directly with our students. Read: Top 10 reasons to hire Networking Academy students.


Global Community

Gain access to a pipeline of current and former IT, networking and security students through our global network of over 11,800 education partners who represent more than 3.2 million students each year around the world. Sync with our network on LinkedIn.


Direct Connection

Employment partners gain access to the Talent Bridge Matching Engine. A tool that syncs them directly with our top talent, allowing them to post jobs, and refine their recruiting process.

A few of our employment partners:

Ingram Micro


Straight Up

E plus

Tech Data

Westcon Comstor

Red River

Dimension Data




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Converge One


“Working with Cisco helps us connect to students and people who will graduate and have careers in our field.
It’s added a whole new layer to our business model.”

-John Grindley, Straight Up Technologies

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Cisco and Cisco Channel Partners can start building a talent pipeline that can fill networking, security, and sales jobs.

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