Interviewing for Fit

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In most industries, the interviewer is able to ask a potential candidate a standard list of questions about their experience that will provide a glimpse into who they might be as an employee. However, in industries like childcare, the interviewing model must shift to encompass a wider range of insights …

Creating A “Wow” Experience When Interviewing

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Attract talented teachers from the very beginning of the recruitment process. Does your process for hiring new teachers make a good impression on candidates? Are they getting a good sense of what they can expect from you if they were to become an employee with your company? It’s easy for …

Why Blended Mentoring and e-Learning Programs are the Best

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How to best onboard new employees at your childcare center. Blended learning refers to using multiple strategies to transfer knowledge. In this case, we are referring to using an e-learning training model with a mentor or coach to train new childcare employees. For the childcare industry, it’s very important that …

work-life balance

People: Work-Life Balance Challenges for Childcare

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Childcare business owners and their employees can benefit from a well-designed work-life balance program. When companies provide work-life balance services, employee turn-over decreases, while recruitment and job performance improve. Family-friendly policies also improve your organization’s public image. We know you juggle multiple challenges, including retaining a well-trained, productive, high-quality workforce. …

People: Employee Turnover and Productivity

People: Employee Turnover and Productivity

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Childcare employee turnover and productivity are the kinds of challenges that the independent childcare owner struggle with every day and need support for. Staff retention has a direct impact on your bottom line. With training as such a large part of the childcare and early learning industry, what are you …

Save Money with Your Childcare Business: Payroll

Save Money with Your Childcare Business: Payroll

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The childcare industry and your geographic area set expectations for what wage you can pay and the benefits offered, but did you know you can have more control in this area? You can save money on childcare payroll services as well as how you provide necessary trainings as a part of …

Save Money on Your Center's Food Costs

Save Money on Your Center’s Food Costs

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You may have one, two or even three locations and still not qualify for discounts when you purchase food and supplies. And no one wants to buy in bulk just to save a few pennies. Save money on center food costs by working with a purchasing group or childcare specific …