Recently I was involved in a discussion regarding whether or not a child care provider should offer a discount. The issue specifically related to a sibling discount. Although other providers disagree with offering this as well as other types of discounts, I thought it might be helpful to discuss the overall topic of offering daycare discounts. Keep reading for a FREE DOWNLOAD!
As I have said before, providers wear many hats. Especially those of us that are home child care providers. That’s one of the reasons why finding strategies to make our workload a little lighter can be tremendous. You know the old saying “Work smarter, not harder”? Well, let me show you just how I automate some of my provider super powers so that I can concentrate on spending more time with the children and not drowning in paperwork. Let’s look at how to automate your work week.
Not that many years ago, every week I could expect to have tuition payments arrive late and later. It actually got so bad that I was making trips to the bank 3-4 (or more) times every week. I was so tired of it! Some parents would say they “forgot” here and there. Others would be habitually late every week. I was in my push over phase and let things go for too long. Finally, I was given a road map for how to get tuition payments on time – every week. So just in case you can relate, today I want to share this strategy with you. Buckle up, and get ready for things to take an 180-degree turn. Here are 10 things you can do this week to get paid on time next week and every week. [Read more…]