INA Weekly Brief

Best Practices For Nanny Agencies Part 2: Health Care Plans

As we continue our three part series Best Practices For Your Nanny Agency,  the focus shifts from financing your growing business  to employee benefits, specifically health care. While small business owners (defined as companies employing 50 people or fewer) are not required to offer a health plan, there are many benefits in offering employees group… Read more »


Tags: , , | December 30, 2013

9 Popular iPhone Apps for Nannies and Employers

Guest blogger Vanessa Vidal of INA supporting member HomeWork Solutions, a leading payroll and nanny tax compliance company, offers up the best smart phone apps for nannies and their employers. Today’s smart phones are miniature computers on the go. Nannies and parents are constantly discovering new apps that help with care coordination, communication, and just plain… Read more »


Tags: , | December 27, 2013

State by State Nanny Regulations

State regulations for small business owners are complex, and it’s easy to overlook many of the details that vary from state to state. In order to keep your nanny agency in good standing with families and nannies alike, it is important to stay apprised of employment laws and tax requirements, and educate your nanny hires… Read more »


Tags: , | December 23, 2013

Top 5 Reasons You Should Send Your Nanny to the INA Conference

      Your nanny will be able to connect with other nannies in the in-home child care industry, as well as educators and support service members from all over the world. 4.  Your nanny will have the opportunity to attend educational workshops and learn from experts in the child care industry, such as Dr…. Read more »


December 20, 2013

INA Conference: What to Expect!

Every year nannies, nanny educators, nanny placement agencies, and industry specialty services meet together at the annual conference of the International Nanny Association (INA) for three days of learning, networking, and affirmation. The next INA annual conference is March 27 – 30 in beautiful Los Angeles California at a nice hotel with free airport transportation!… Read more »


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Announcing INA’s 2014 Annual Conference Keynote Speaker

The International Nanny Association is hosting their 29th Annual Conference on March 27-30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The INA serves as the umbrella association for the in-home child care industry by providing information, education and guidance to the public and to industry professionals. INA annual conferences attract nanny agency owners, nannies and nanny educators… Read more »


Tags: , , | December 16, 2013

International Nanny Association’s 29th Annual Conference Update

Excitement is building! Speakers are lined up and the program is being finalized – speaker announcements begin December 16th and will go out every week on the INA’s Weekly Brief – be sure to subscribe! INA Annual Conference The dates are March 27 – 30, 2014 and the location is Los Angeles CA. Hotel information… Read more »


Tags: , , | December 13, 2013

Best Practices for Nanny Agencies Part I: Finance Solutions

In a comprehensive article by Entrepreneur.com, staff writer Cathleen Clifford reports on the best credit cards for small business owners. These specific cards offer rewards and money back for people launching a business or looking to maximize the benefits of using credit to build their business. If you are thinking of starting a nanny agency,… Read more »


Tags: , , , | December 9, 2013

Out With The Old: New Marketing Strategies For Your Nanny Agency

If your small business has used traditional marketing methods since its start up, it may be time to freshen your approach. While there is plenty of merit in the tried-and-true strategies, the future success of your nanny agency will require new efforts in order to stay competitive. In an article designed to help entrepreneurs with… Read more »


Tags: , , | December 3, 2013

INA Coming Attractions

It is an exciting time to be a member of the International Nanny Association – your Board of Directors has been working especially hard behind the scenes for you! In the coming weeks we will be sharing with you information on: Annual Conference – we have some world class speakers and programming! Mark your calendar… Read more »


November 22, 2013