If you are hiring a live-in employee, that person will be living on-site in your home, or on the property. This means you will need to be comfortable with that person being in close proximity to you and your family… Continue Reading What questions should I ask live-in employee candidates?
Work as a caregiver is demanding. Some caregivers tend to focus on their patients more than they focus on themselves. If you employ the services of a compassionate caregiver in your home for your loved one, it’s important to show… Continue Reading Ways to Show Your Caregiver That You Care
School is back in session and the autumn season is about to get hectic. Having a nanny to help lighten the load can be incredibly helpful in ensuring the kids get the care they need before and after school. For… Continue Reading How a nanny share could work for you during the school year
Whether you have hired a live-in nanny or housekeeper, an estate manager, or someone else recently, there are some important things to keep in mind. You are now a household employer and there are some key rules to follow. There… Continue Reading Ways to Avoid Problems As A Household Employer
Are you considering hiring a household employee? Maybe your aging parent needs a senior caregiver to help with day-to-day tasks, or you need a nanny-tutor this summer to provide care for your kids. Life is busy and hiring someone to… Continue Reading Cost Factors For Hiring a Household Employee
School will be out soon, and summer schedules will be in full swing. Some parents will be able to take extended time off work, while others will need to continue their regular hours. Need a helping hand with the kids… Continue Reading Planning for Summer Childcare
Have you recently hired a private chef, a nanny, a housekeeper, estate manager, or other household employee to work in your home? You’ll need to get payment and tax details set up so they can be paid on time and… Continue Reading Should I Pay My Employee On or Off The Books?
Having a great nanny is a gift. She invests time, love, and energy into your home, so if she quits, it can be a real disappointment. Not to mention, it can add stress because you’re left without a reliable childcare… Continue Reading What To Do If Your Nanny Quits
Your household staff plays a valuable role in its smooth operation. So, retaining employees that you trust is crucial. Here are some tips on how to ensure a long-term working relationship with your household employees. Work with a professional staffing… Continue Reading How to ensure a long-term working relationship with your household employee
Being a parent brings many responsibilities. Finding the right person to love and care for your children while you’re away is one of the most important decisions you’ll have to make. So, when it comes time to hiring a caregiver… Continue Reading Nanny or babysitter: which one’s right for you?