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The Top 4 Traits to Look For in a Nanny

The Top 4 Traits to Look For in a Nanny

Hiring a nanny is a serious commitment. You’re leaving them in charge of your kids, so you want to choose the best candidate possible. If you aren’t sure what to look for, below are four traits a qualified caretaker will have.     Experience Working with...

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How to Select Nanny Candidates to Interview

How to Select Nanny Candidates to Interview

Looking for a nanny to help you run a smoother, more efficient household? Since a nanny essentially becomes part of the family, it’s critical that the person you end up hiring is professional, experienced, and trustworthy. Below are a few tips to ensure you find the...

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How to Introduce Your Children to a Nanny

How to Introduce Your Children to a Nanny

Staying with a nanny is a big change for your children, and you want to ensure a smooth transition. The nanny will play an important role in their day-to-day lives and is someone they’ll build a lasting bond with. It’s not always easy if they’re shy, so use proven...

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How to Set Your Nanny Up For Success

How to Set Your Nanny Up For Success

If you’re hiring a nanny for the first time or transitioning to a new nanny, the first few days and weeks of employment are critical to a successful employer-employee relationship. Take advantage of this time so you and your nanny to get to know each other and begin...

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7 Tips for Communicating with Your Nanny

7 Tips for Communicating with Your Nanny

Your relationship with your nanny is first and foremost employer-employee. You’ve hired someone. You’re the boss. However, a parent-nanny relationship can be more complicated and difficult than the ones you have at your work with your own supervisor or those that you...

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How to Pay Your Nanny Overtime

How to Pay Your Nanny Overtime

Along with paying their employee at least the applicable minimum wage rate, not figuring out overtime are common ways families violate wage laws. Our friends at GTM, Aunt Ann's preferred household payroll service, provide all the information you need to pay your nanny...

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