The Personal Reality of Community

I have spent this last year trying to figure out what “community” means to me.  After a year of investigation I have decided that community means opening your eyes to the poverty, low social economic conditions, children with low educational testing scores and...

Corporate Culture: What is it?

I looked up the term “corporate culture” and found several definitions.  However, I felt that this one was the closest match to the CRi Culture. Whether written as a mission statement, spoken or merely understood, corporate culture describes and governs the ways a...

Competition: What is the Driving Factor?

When asked what competition means to me I struggle because competition varies upon each individual.  As I sit and think about why I am so competitive I relate it back to my childhood.  Being the first born, these are the personality traits that I see as the most...

Why You Should Be a Problem Solver

Do you ever stop to think about why you work with certain companies? Whether it’s the bank that has great hours and no ATM fees or the auto mechanic that doesn’t overcharge, there is one trend that is common among preferred vendors: they’re problem solvers. And while...