Sharon Reid [Grannum], MS, DTT


The President and Chief Executive Officer of Corporate Strategists Corporation is Sharon Reid Grannum. Her predominant attributes are grounded in her formal background as a university professor, business adviser and organizational leadership trainer. Her greatest asset comes into play as a prolific speaker on topics or business expansion and long-term development. 


She laughs a lot!  Mostly at herself.  

The Writer 

In 2009, Ms. Reid published an article, "7 Tips on Productivity Improvement In A Competitive Environment," receiving excellent feedback from many of her peers, conducted seminars on the seven points and amended the thoughts shared.  Now, 10 years later, September 2019, she was encouraged and has pulled together her first book!    


Be sure to read the more current article,  "3 Professional Development Strategies to Keep Your Employees in Tip-Top Shape" that was published with the Alignable network.   Please visit and make a comment . . .  Tips you could use right away!


Background In Brief

Sharon Reid (using the name Grannum in a continuation attempt that allows those who are acquainted with her)  holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Hospitality Management. She teaches, promotes, a​s well as collaborates with members of the hospitality fields, and international area, and also holds a Master of Science degree in Human Resources, emphasis on Leadership and strategic planning. 


Emphasis on Experience

Ms. Reid brings more than 20 years of experience in Strategic Management. She has worked on concentrative productivity improvements for workforces, companies, and community-wide programs.   Often filled to capacity workshops, she also trains faculty on classroom management styles. She also earned a Diploma in Teacher Training (DTT), which sanctions her ability to assist career directors in high schools, colleges and universities.  Certified in Strategic Management, Career Development.  She has an extensive background in the fields of International Commerce with concentration in trade, business expansion and development in market and product readiness strategies.  


What She Does Best!

Under her leadership, the company designs, organizes, and conducts seminars and workshops on leadership, talent development (e.g., performance evaluations/appraisals), women entrepreneurship conferences, and sexual harassment risk management (leadership and influence) in workplace compliance. She speaks, writes, and publishes articles on professional development and job enrichment and enlargement.


Proven Track Record

On record, experience tapered to the skill set of lead faculty, dean, and academic adviser, transcript evaluator, Ms. Reid held the highest ratings on student retention. Having had an exceptional track record in student retention and graduates, as a strategists, she teaches College-Bound Strategies for Success with a specialization that focuses on teaching students how to research colleges, and conducting the initial interviews with Admissions Departments.