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Your Employees Will Love You for Offering These 3 Family Benefits
Employee Benefits

Your Employees Will Love You for Offering These 3 Family Benefits

Nothing does more to stimulate employee loyalty than giving your team practical help balancing job and family obligations.
Matt Straz
Running a Child-Care Business? How to Build a Great Relationship With Parents.
Starting a Business

Running a Child-Care Business? How to Build a Great Relationship With Parents.

The relationships you develop with the parents of the children in your care are unlike any other customer relationship.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
How to Set Prices for Your Child-Care Service
Starting a Business

How to Set Prices for Your Child-Care Service

Learn to determine pricing that will make you a profit but won't scare away parents.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Forget 'Lean In': Here's How to Define Your Success as a Working Mother
Child Care

Forget 'Lean In': Here's How to Define Your Success as a Working Mother

The key is in figuring how what works for you -- then asking for it.
Natalie Baumgartner
This 15-Year-Old Founder Is Raking in Six Figures With Her Booming Babysitting Business
Young Entrepreneurs

This 15-Year-Old Founder Is Raking in Six Figures With Her Booming Babysitting Business

Nannies by Noa has posted reported revenues of $375,000 after being founded three years ago by Manhattan-born tween Noa Mintz.
Geoff Weiss
How This Mompreneur Cut Down on Child-Care Costs
Child Care

How This Mompreneur Cut Down on Child-Care Costs

Trying to get a business off the ground is hard enough. This entrepreneur found a way to better manage her business to fit her children's schedule.
Amanda Steinberg
3 Fun But Unorthodox Employee-Motivation Hacks
Motivation and Retention

3 Fun But Unorthodox Employee-Motivation Hacks

Since even the most earnest workers long for the weekend, miss their kids and job and want to have some laughs, turn those into perks.
Pratik Dholakiya
Franchise Players: Why We Chose a Childcare Franchise
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: Why We Chose a Childcare Franchise

Steve and Stefani Kulawik talk about the challenges and triumphs of opening a family business that reflects their values.
Kate Taylor
What Nannies Teach Us About Smart Regulation
Regulations

What Nannies Teach Us About Smart Regulation

The market can regulate products or businesses better than any bureaucrat. Just ask a babysitter.
Ray Hennessey
Franchise Players: Serious Challenges Didn't Stop This Franchise Duo
Franchises

Franchise Players: Serious Challenges Didn't Stop This Franchise Duo

It hasn't always been easy, but Rainbow Station franchisee power couple Parks Hunter and Michelle Mistele believe franchising is best done together.
Kate Taylor
New Care-Service Franchise Opportunities
Franchises

New Care-Service Franchise Opportunities

From child care, healthcare, senior care and more, this sector of the franchise industry is thriving.
Tracy Stapp Herold
10 Industry Trends for Franchises in 2012
Franchises

10 Industry Trends for Franchises in 2012

From burgers to child care to staying fit, our annual list of trends in the franchise world shows where to consider putting your money to make money.
Tracy Stapp Herold
How Rent-A-Grandma Got Started
Franchises

How Rent-A-Grandma Got Started

For better quality child care, this franchisor turned to those with the most experience.
Taking Care: Franchise Success Stories from the World of Child and Senior Care

Taking Care: Franchise Success Stories from the World of Child and Senior Care

The caring business is booming. Here's a look at two franchisees in the niche.
Tracy Stapp Herold