How to Create a Stand-Out Job Ad for Your Childcare Company

An effective job ad is key to attracting the right potential candidates to your childcare company. In the following guide, we discuss why a stand-out job ad matters, what elements make up an effective job ad, and how you can create a job ad that sets your company and open position apart from the rest. Read on to find out …

How to Avoid Childcare Provider Burnout

It’s no secret that the demands of the childcare industry put childcare providers at risk for experiencing burnout. As a childcare business owner, you are already well aware of the daily stressors you must face in caring for little children, whether in your home or at a daycare center. In the following guide, we offer a gentle reminder of the …

Small Business Accounting Basics: 5 Tips to Get Your Books on Track

If you want to give your childcare business a strong financial foundation, then you need to get your books on track. When you keep your financial books organized and up-to-date, you can get a clear picture of your business finances and make better financial decisions. In this article, we offer five tips for getting (and keeping) your books on track. …

How to Pay Yourself as the Owner of a Childcare Business

One of the most rewarding experiences of being a small business owner is the realization that you get to pay yourself. You have invested the time, hard work, and money to turn your dream of owning a childcare business into a reality, and your efforts come to fruition through the act of providing your own paycheck. How you approach your …

What You Need to Know About the Small Business Health Insurance Credit

If you are the owner of a small childcare business and you pay the health insurance premiums on behalf of employees who are enrolled in a qualified health plan, you may be eligible to receive the Small Business Health Insurance Credit. In the following guide, we provide an overview of the Small Business Health Insurance Credit, including what it is, …

10 Ways to Stay Healthy as a Childcare Provider

Colds, and flus, and viruses, oh my! Every childcare provider knows that wherever the little ones are, the germs will soon follow! How can you take steps to keep yourself and your little ones healthy this cold and flu season? In the following article, read about ten ways you can stay healthy as a childcare provider. Children and germs go …