Care for Childcare Owners Podcast

EPISODE #28: FEATURING Gigi Schweikert

Gigi Schweikert

CEO of Lightbridge Academy

In this insightful podcast episode, we had the pleasure of hosting Gigi Schweikert, CEO of Lightbridge Academy. Schweikert shared key insights, highlighting the importance of relationship-building in the childcare industry for fostering collaboration and mentorship opportunities. Additionally, she emphasized the value of leading by example to earn the trust and respect of team members. Lastly, Schweikert encouraged listeners to view failure as a natural part of the learning process, urging them to embrace setbacks as opportunities for growth and development.

Key Takeaways

• The importance of building and nurturing relationships. Cultivating strong relationships can lead to greater opportunities for collaboration, mentorship, and growth.
• Lead by example! Leaders who practice what they preach are more likely to earn the trust and respect of their team members.
• Failure is a natural part of the learning process – view it as an opportunity for growth and learning. Individuals who are able to learn from their failures are better equipped to succeed in the long run.

What Makes Us Different?

Welcome to the Care for Childcare Owners Podcast, the go-to podcast for childcare business owners created for preschool, day care, and Montessori school owners. Each episode, our host Tony D'Agostino will explore topics such as leadership, recruitment and retention, performance management and more, providing listeners with valuable tips and tricks to help their childcare business thrive. Join us as we explore the unique challenges and opportunities that come with running a childcare business and discover how to make your business a successful and enjoyable experience.

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