Month: January 2015


Why Doctors get better childcare than Police Officers.

Whether you earn $20,000/year, $200,000/year or $2 million/year, your children are a top priority. Unfortunately, we live in a world where what you earn severely impacts the quality of childcare you can provide for your children, should you return to work.  Our childcare system is designed in such a way that the “haves” can afford […]

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How to Make the Most of your Interviews

 Whether you are just starting a dayhome, are a director for a larger childcare centre, or need to attract new clients for your well established dayhome, a well planned and professional first interview, or tour, will go a long way in making a great impression. Even the most experienced provider will have a few butterflies when […]

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What Should I Charge?

So you’d like to start a dayhome. That’s wonderful! We have a serious shortage of childcare in this province, especially in Edmonton and Calgary, and another quality dayhome will only serve to help! However, this can be a completely overwhelming process to start. One of the first questions we get regularly, is, “What should I […]

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Happy New Year, 2015

4 Steps to a Successful New Year’s Resolution

 It’s a New Year. For so many of us, this means new goals, new plans, maybe  even a New Year’s resolution (or two). However, did you know nearly 60% of  people give upon their New Year’s Resolution within 6 months, and may  make the same resolution 10 times without success? Did you make plans and […]

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