Posted Thursday, December 27, 2012 by Team Northwoods

Top 5 Northwoods Blog Posts in 2012

As we get set to ring in 2013, Northwoods is taking a quick look back at the top five most viewed blog posts on our website. We hope you’ll check out the ones you missed or take a second look at the posts you loved the first time around. Here they are, starting with blog post number five:

Gary Heinze

5. Being a Social Worker for a Day

Our president, Gary Heinze, shares his emotional experience riding along with child welfare workers on home visits.

Pat Rhoads

4. 3 Ways Child Welfare Agencies Can Use Social Media Right Now

Pat Rhoads, a guest blogger from AdoptUS Kids, shares great ideas to help child welfare agencies utilize social media to recruit foster and adoptive families, conduct research, and enhance customer service.

Co Pilot Fan

3. Compass® CoPilot Video Tour [VIDEO]

This video tour walks through all the features of our latest software, Compass CoPilot, which allows social workers to access all their case files and forms from a mobile tablet device.


2. Caseworker Video Testimonial on Compass CoPilot [VIDEO]

Caseworker Nikki DeLeon tells us firsthand how our tablet software CoPilot is helping her focus on her families rather than paperwork, saving her up to two hours a day.


1. Five Northwoodians Gear Up for Pelotonia

Congratulations to the Team Northwoods Peloton! Not only did this group of five Northwoodians collectively pedal 375 miles to help raise funds for cancer research, their blog article was the most read in 2012.

Thanks for tuning in all year. We can’t wait to see what 2013 will bring!