INA Weekly Brief

2013 INA Conference Registration Giveaway Winners Announced

GTM Payroll Services is excited to award New INA Member Jessie Biggs a 2013 INA Conference Registration And Sustaining INA Member Beth Ham a 2013 Conference Registration To our 28th Annual Conference. Remember that early bird registration closes this Friday March 15, 2013.  Register now  We hope to see you April 12 -15,2013 in Louisville,… Read more »


March 13, 2013

Annual Legal Update from Legally Nanny

By: Bob King, Esq. Legally Nanny Hi there fellow INA members! We are excited to provide our annual legal update and take audience questions again this year at the INA conference. Do you have a legal question that you’d like answered?  Any issue involving employment law; wage & hour matters such as minimum wage, overtime, sleep… Read more »


March 12, 2013

Conference Registration Giveaway provided by GTM Payroll Services

March 7 –March 11, 2013 Early bird registration comes to a close on Friday March 15, 2013 for the 28th Annual INA Conference, have you been debating on coming? Our friends at GTM Payroll Services want to send two INA members to this year’s conference in Louisville, Kentucky April 12-15, 2013. One registration will go… Read more »


March 7, 2013

INA Membership Conference Endowment

The INA Membership Conference Endowment was developed as a way to recognize our members for their dedication to the in-home child care industry. Through the 2013 INA Membership Conference Endowment, which will run February 15 – March 1, 2013, INA is pleased to offer full conference registration (a $295 value) to four INA members. Two… Read more »


February 28, 2013

President’s Message

By Susan Tokayer INA Co-President I have become so aware lately of the importance of first impressions, especially in our respective professions. In our industry, where the public, unfortunately, is hearing the generally negative stories that involve nannies, clients have become even more nervous and cautious in their search for a nurturing, trusted caregiver for… Read more »


February 27, 2013

Why Should I Cast My Vote?

By Kellie Geres INA Board of Directors Nominating Committee Chair Having served on the INA Board of Directors for 10 years, and now as the current INA Board of Directors Nominating Committee chair, I understand the importance of serving on the board of directors and what the INA board does for our membership, organization and… Read more »


February 21, 2013

Thorough Background Checks Recommended

The International Nanny Association (INA) has learned about an individual with a criminal past being hired as a nanny in Austin, Texas.  A KXAN newscast concerning this individual did find a pattern of criminal behavior that was not discovered prior to being hired to care for a child.   The child involved in this case was… Read more »


February 14, 2013

Making the 2013 International Nanny Association Annual Conference Affordable

by Alice Shaffer INA Board of Director INA Conference Donation Chair & Raffle Queen Our 28th Annual Conference in Louisville, Kentucky is in two months and you have arranged to have the time off; you have been looking for airfare and you are ready to register.  Did you know that there are ways to have… Read more »


February 8, 2013

Finding Airfare to Louisville, Kentucky 2013

By Alice Shaffer INA Board of Director. INA Raffle Queen Regarding Nannies Development Team Member It is finally 2013, and the INA Annual Conference is almost here!  It’s time to start looking for a great deal on airfare.  It is also time to discuss the conference with your employers and request time off to attend. … Read more »


January 22, 2013

Post Natal Depression Awareness Week In Australia

It’s not all black and white: Postnatal Depression Awareness Week in Australia The 3rd week of November is recognized as Post Natal Depression Awareness Week in Australia (Postpartum Depression is the language used in America). INA member Louise Dunham’s agency, Placement Solutions, entered into a sponsorship arrangement with PANDA – the Post and Antenatal Depression… Read more »


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