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7 Keys To A Successful 24 Hour Shift

THIS LINE OF WORK CAN MAKE FOR SOME PRETTY LONG DAYS!  WHEN I FIRST STARTED WORKING AT COMPASS, I WENT THROUGH A BIT OF A CULTURE SHOCK.  I HAD TO GET USE TO THE LONG HOURS AND THE CHANGING SCHEDULE.   I EVENTUALLY FOUND A RHYTHM THAT WORKED FOR ME.  HERE ARE SOME TIPS THAT HELPED…

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Take Care of You!

We’ve prepared lasagna together, sorted through the mail, planned the weekly meals and compiled a shopping list.  My client has filled her med box for the week, and I’ve painstakingly reviewed each little partition packed full of either 8 or 11 pills.  It’s time to go, so I bend down to fake kiss her sweet…

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The Pursuit of Happiness

by Cassandra Sales So often in life we complicate things thinking we are doing ourselves a favor or presenting in the best possible way. We want adventure so we splurge an entire paycheck to go on vacation only to come back and not have enough to put food on the table because you only life…

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Market Street History

by Sadie Hess Man, do I hate moving!  It is always quite depressing to see the items you have accumulated over a short period of time.  I happen to be a very emotional person, so there are usually a few boxes (yes, I said boxes!) of items labeled “sentimental”.  And my Compass life is no…

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Healthy Living Series | Healthy Chicken Salad

Healthy Living series is back! And as we head into spring, Nurse Jamie and Health Coach Sheri give us a quick and easy meal that makes a great lunch! Have you tried this quick and healthy lunch? Let us know in the comments below!

26 Tips To Be More Positive

Write down a list of everything you’re grateful for. Join an organization that supports a cause you care about. Make a conscious effort to cut down on social media. Listen to an upbeat playlist. Create a photo collage of your favorite moments in life. Practice self-care. Cut negative people out of your life. Laugh every day….

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3 Reasons Why You Should Get To Know a Filipino

We are blessed to be among such a rich and diverse community in California and specifically here at Compass.  One such community, that we absolutely love, is our fun & fearless Filipinos!     Have you ever met a Filipino?  Filipinos often refer to themselves as “Pinoys”, pronounced as ‘P-noy.’ As a way of connecting…

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Christmas VLOG | December 2016

Happy Holidays Everyone!  We hope that you all have enjoyed the Christmas parties this year.  We love celebrating with you. In this Christmas Edition VLOG, Eric and Sadie announce who received the annual staff awards this year.  Get the exclusive news from them!   

Happy Compass-Giving from Eric & Sadie!

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!     This year is winding down (Can I get an amen?  😛 ) and we are feeling really thankful!  A few weeks ago, Melanie reminded us why thankfulness is important.  Check her article out here.     Here is a quick VLOG from E & S before you head out to stuff your…

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