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Articles For Daycare Business Owners / Providers
3 Things To Remember Before Starting A Daycare
Many people scrambling to find a quality daycare for their children. If you’re looking to start at starting a daycare, then the time is now to get started.
3 More Things to Consider Before You Start A Daycare
If you have never given thought to the idea of how you can start a daycare, you should seriously consider it. The reason for this is because many people are working either 2 jobs or are trying to find work and going to a lot of interviews. Many of these people have children and are always on the look out for quality childcare.
3 Reasons to Open a Daycare
People of all backgrounds dream of starting their own business, but narrowing down the choices can seem painstaking. Here are 3 reasons to open a daycare.
3 Tips for Getting a Child Care Grant
Get the latest tips on child care grants, availability, and who to contact.
It’s That Time of Year Again to Review Your Cold and Flu Policies
This is the best time to review your sick policies before the cold and flu season
comes on strong. Make sure you are up to date and your parents are ready.
Intuition vs. Behavioral Science: Place Your Hiring Bets
Using proven behavioral tools to take much of the guesswork out of the daycare employee hiring process.
Dispelling the 5 Myths about Home Daycare
Common misconceptions about operating a Home Daycare.
Daycare License Requirements:**UPDATED**
Six things you need to know about the requirement of daycare licensing.
**NEW**10 Tips for Writing a Grant Proposal**NEW**
Grant writing is seldom easy. Many schools are chasing after the same pot of gold, fiercely competing
for technology dollars offered by corporations, foundations, and state and federal government.
So there’s no room for mistakes.
The Daycare Dilemma
The authors experience of looking for childcare, which led to the opening of her own home based business.
6 Steps to Interview Success
An excerpt from the Daycare Success System Workbook (formerly Daycare Providers Workbook)
Home Daycare vs. Daycare Center Start Up
A brief comparison on whether to start a home based day care or facility based program.
Labeling Children has lasting effects, don’t make this mistake!
How Much Are You Really Bringing home?
Example of determining your gross income vs. providing home day care.
Caring for Children of Friends and Family
Can often be a challenge, here are some great tips for getting started on the right foot.
Balancing Family and Daycare
Helpful information to help you balance your business and home life under one roof.
How to Use Sports Teams to Add Fun to Your Daycare
Children love sports and teams. They will get excited as they get ready for the week and the dressing up at the end of the week they will be bouncing off the walls with happiness.
How The Stimulus Package Can Help You Start a Daycare
More than $5 billion was set aside for early education in the stimulus package signed by President Obama.
How can this money help you start a daycare?
How to Start a Daycare
Great new video talking about everything in the Daycare Success System
Tips for Using Photos to Promote Your Daycare Business
Pictures are one of the greatest ways to reinforce your value to parents. No matter the size of your child care center, you should be taking photos and using them to promote your business, both to current clientele as well as prospects.
5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Daycare Forms
Making sure you have the right forms, completed and on file, will keep you out of legal trouble and help you manage your daycare business much more easily.
Questions from Daycare Providers
After 9 years of promoting quality childcare online, I wanted to share some of the questions asked by providers and how I responded to them.
How Much Does a 10 Second Snap Cost You?
If your daycare staff is being snippy with your parents, what’s the real cost to you?
I’m here to tell you it can cost you tens of thousands of dollars, all in just ten seconds time.
The Latest Trend in Child Care – Use it to Your Advantage
If you’re a child care provider, how can you benefit from the current economic situation?
Should You Wait to Start a Daycare…Due to the Economy?
Truth is, this can be a GREAT time to start your new child care business…it just depends on
your individual market, your financial position, and your mental attitude. Let’s talk more about
each of these 3 success factors.
Articles for Parents
Ten Things to Consider When Selecting a Caregiver
A brief summary of important items to consider when you are choosing your caregiver.
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
An important article to read, especially in the winter!
Teach Your Child to be Organized
Practical Tips on teaching your child organization
Our Kids and Respect
An indepth look at the change of times, media and other issues that can affect our children.
Looking for Summer Time Care?
Tips for a fun and safe summer for your children
How to Find Quality Daycare
Finding the right care provider for your children starts with referrals of friends, family members, neighbors and coworkers.
Is Quality Childcare Out There?
Considerations and Tips on selecting a quality care giver.
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