All businesses need to know where they are headed and how to get there.

Strategic Planning Session

The strategic planning session is a stand-alone product CSR offers to all leaders to craft a truly strategic approach to their business and accelerate growth.

The methodology employed incorporates a combination of homework, two in-person sessions and off-site work.

CSR is a game changer. In a very short amount of time, they streamlined our operations, cut the fat, lined up support systems, made us accountable, planned for and managed our growth, and made us as good at working ON our business, as we were already working IN our business.

Guarisco Group

Wendy Guarisco, Principal

Drop us a line anytime, and one of our team members will respond to you as soon as possible.

Contact Us

You can’t operate on yourself.

There is a movie that I saw a few years ago by the name of Master and Commander (it stars Russell Crowe and a guy by the name of Paul Bettany).  I was always struck by a scene where Bettany, the only doctor on board has a malady that requires him to be opened up and... read more

Four Reasons to Love Performance Reviews

The infamous yearly evaluation…you hear facetious jokes about it, but there seems to be a consensus that the individual reviews with managers are a scary thing to be dreaded. However, I happen to like them! At CSR, we don’t just have yearly or quarterly... read more

That Whole “Vision Thing”

We are continuing our series on strategic planning and have come to the section that talks about vision. A key aspect of our strategic planning sessions involves articulating the unsaid vision statement…and sometimes we have to really pull it out of the owner.... read more

Patron Saints of the Workplace, Round 2

Almost two years ago, I wrote a (somewhat facetious) post about patron saints for the office. Since then, I’ve come across some other great saints and it would be a shame not to share their awesome… For the non-Catholics in the audience: if a Catholic... read more