Mission Statements: Your “Focus Insurance”

Mission Statements: Your “Focus Insurance”

Happy New Year! A while back, we discussed the 3 reasons why your company will fail without a mission statement.  Though all true and essential, it was a little scary and sought to grab your attention by using the ‘f’ word. Now let’s talk about this important issue...
Our Openness

Our Openness

To round out our series on CSR’s core values, we’re delighted to spend a few minutes on openness.  This value may seem incredibly straightforward and expected, and it is.  But allow me to provide a few examples of how our team members deliver on openness with our...
Caring: Not just a soft and squishy word

Caring: Not just a soft and squishy word

Continuing with our theme of examining CSR’s core values, we come to Caring.  I sometimes wonder if there is a more appropriate/less eye-rolling term, but it is actually spot on and accurate for our purposes.  Allow me to explain. We care. We care, not like your Mom...
The importance of versatility

The importance of versatility

I have never been the best speller. All too often I rely on the red squiggly to send me the heads-up that I didn’t type something quite right. Not long ago, I sent an email to Alex and misspelled the word “versatility” (in my defense, Gmail did not give me my squiggly...
Tenacity: The Engine That Drives The Ship

Tenacity: The Engine That Drives The Ship

The first of CSR’s Core Values is Tenacity. This isn’t an accident. Tenacity is the engine that drives the ship. No amount of Openness, Caring, or Versatility (our other Core Values that we’ll discuss in the coming weeks) will overcome a lack of tremendous effort....