Collaborative Services ~ Concierge Practice


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So that a chain of, "a friend of a friend" is created.

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Educational GLOBAL Connection Opportunity

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on February 21, 2012 at 12:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Educational Global Connection Opportunity

REGISTER for this e- magazine Community Service Educational Project.

Our intention is to identify upcoming areas and draw aneditorial vision to fulfill the information needs of a worldwide community.

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Sweet Angels ~ Pharmacy Technician Program SRJC

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on December 4, 2011 at 12:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Starting TODAY, is donating 50% of their net proceeds to Santa Rosa Junior College Pharmacy Technician Fund to support instructional equipment including IV bags, vials, TPN bags, etc. used by the students.

Please help to maximize this opportunity! Let's create an Angel e~Tree. Please forward this e-mail to as many friends, family, Tweets,Face Book, Linked In, media as you can. Ask those to sen...

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IMPACTING ~~ Anytime

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on August 3, 2011 at 12:36 PM Comments comments (0)

Would you like to be a part of something bigger than ourselves?

You can impact with a $5 gift!

1. Go to​oundation/ and click the "make a gift online" button ...

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Collaboration as an Intangible Asset

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on June 16, 2011 at 3:52 PM Comments comments (0)

Virtually every tearful Tony Award winner or jubilant NBA Most Valuable Player carries a crumpled wad of paper on which are named the people who "made it all possible."

If ego & time allow, the list can be quite long. So it is with most breakthrough innovations & banner financial years.

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Alzheimer's ~ Death and Dying

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on May 26, 2011 at 4:56 PM Comments comments (0)

Alzheimer’s ~ Death and Dying


Heartfelt from an anonymous contributor


My current perception . . .


Tonight, my grandfather is dying.

Earlier this afternoon, morphine was being adminis...

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Employee Engagement? Maybe the Holy Grail is Really Employer Engagement

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on May 19, 2011 at 6:23 PM Comments comments (0)

"More than one in three surveyed employees hopes to be working elsewhere in the next 12 months,” concludes MetLife in its 9th annual study of employee benefits trends.

It adds: “And this intent is true no matter the company size. Employers – lulled by a period of low turnover –...

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Breaking the Cycle of Disengagement

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on May 19, 2011 at 4:23 PM Comments comments (2)

Employees are greatly influenced by the people who surround them.

Carl is a new employee and loves his job. Since he started two weeks ago, he's been praised constantly by his supervisor for his great work ethic and high productivity. However, Carl has noticed his coworkers seem less than thrilled by his stellar performance.

After wo...

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Safety, Trust, and Leadership

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on April 16, 2011 at 5:18 PM Comments comments (2)

Safety, Trust, Intimacy

By Ed Batista

In my capacity as a Leadership Coach at Stanford's Graduate School of Business, I work regularly with groups of MBA students whose purpose is to help the members learn, become more self-aware (and more aware of others), and change their behavior in order to achieve their goals more effectivel...

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"Celebrating Our Students" Santa Rosa Junior College Pharmacy Technician & Ensemble Class Graduation

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on April 4, 2011 at 12:00 AM

Please join us at a reception hosted by the Santa Rosa Junior College Pharmacy Technician Program & Advisory Committee to Recognize Ten Years of Current and Past Graduates.


You are cordially invited to attend the 10th Annual Santa Rosa Junior College

Pharmacy Technician Class of 2011 Graduation Ceremony & Ensemble Class from 2002 to 2010,


on Saturday, May 28th, Ceremony 1 pm to 2 pm, Dessert Reception 2 pm to 3 pm



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Perspectives ~ Perceptions

Posted by Diana Rangaves, PharmD,CEO on March 16, 2011 at 2:11 PM

Perception is the process of attaining awareness or understanding of information.

Any information, received, collected, with the mind or senses. It quantifies the relationship in our brains existing belief system.

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