During the current economic recession, most families are especially cost-conscious. It’s understandable that they want to be conservative with their nanny’s salary. But scrimping too much on your nanny’s salary could result in high nanny turnover or less-than-wonderful childcare. The quality of care during your child’s early years is crucial to his or her healthy […]
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Professional Tips for Keeping A Great Nanny: Some Reasons Why Nannies Leave Once you’ve found a good nanny and she’s formed a healthy bond with your child, you want to keep her as long as possible. Unfortunately, a nanny will sometimes decide to leave the job when the family thought she was happy there. She […]
When you’re conducting a nanny search either on your own or through an agency, here are a few ways to assess personality traits in a nanny candidate: Longevity in previous jobs. Look at her employment history and remember that past performance is the best predictor of future performance. You want a nanny who has the […]
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