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Tag: Annual Conference


Steps for a Successful Start – Revised and Enhanced Now Available

Are you thinking of starting a Nanny Placement Agency or have you recently started one? Then you will want to get a copy of our new and improved publication Steps for a Successful Start. Created and updated by industry leaders, it will help you as you enter the entrepreneurial world. This is a great resource you’ll… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | December 8, 2017

Introducing INA Member Only Educational Calendar 2018

The INA’s mission is to serve as the umbrella association for the in-home child care industry by providing information, education, and guidance to the public and to industry professionals. We want our members to have access to education 12 months a year and now that we have a Member Only Facebook group, we have the… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | December 7, 2017

INA Member Benefit: Free Industry Publications

The INA has created several publications that help support and advance the industry. Members can receive these for free or at a discount. Here are a few highlights:  The Nanny Family Handbook – FREE This helpful tool for nannies, nanny employers, and nanny agencies gives the basics of employing a nanny in the home. Nannies… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | December 5, 2017

Fun Things to do in Tucson, AZ

Are you getting excited about the INA Conference 2018? Registration opens in a few days (December 1st) but while you wait to register we thought you might like to hear about some of the fun and exciting things you can do in the area outside of the conference. You might want to consider coming a… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | November 28, 2017

Tips to Gain Support from Employers for the INA Conference

You recognize the personal and professional value of attending the INA Conference and you want your employers to support your decision to attend. While you request the time off and make plans to attend, you really wish your employers would financially support your conference experience. Here are some ways you can approach your employers and… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | November 20, 2017

2018 INA Conference Keynote: Dr. Lynne Kenney

INA is excited to announce our Keynote Speaker at the 2018 Annual Conference in Tucson, AZ., Dr. Lynne Kenney!  Dr. Kenney is a Harvard-trained psychologist, mother of two, an international educator, author and pediatric psychologist in Scottsdale, AZ. Dr. Kenney has presented to the INA several times before and was our Keynote speaker in 2009…. Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | November 16, 2017

Introducing the INA Members Facebook Group

Introducing the INA Members Facebook Group. This INA Member-only group is a highly professional social media forum where only INA Members, of all levels, can interact. We will have  educational live events, group discussions, and other interactive communication. To join sign-in to your INA Member Portal, find the note labeled “INA Facebook Group” then click… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | November 13, 2017

Introducing the INA Ambassador Program

We are excited to introduce you to the brand new International Nanny Association – Ambassador Program.  The Ambassador Program (AP) will work to help grow the INA membership and build relationships near and far! Goals of the AP Team Member are to get out and educate the community, raise awareness of the INA and to… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | November 10, 2017

Nanny of the Year Portfolio – Breaking it Down Week by Week. Week 7

You have made it so far! Your portfolio is almost complete! Hopefully, you are feeling a little less stressed about the NOTY portfolio process. This is the big week for EDITING, EDITING, and more EDITING. I cannot tell you enough how important editing is to the application process. You have until now spent hours writing,… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | October 19, 2017

Nanny of the Year Portfolio – Breaking it Down Week by Week. Week 6

In continuing our breakdown of the NOTY Digital Portfolio we have a light week. You may or may not have completed Section 6 – Work History last week. So, if you did not, this week is the time to finish it up. In addition, you will be working on Section 11 and if time allows,… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | October 12, 2017