INA Weekly Brief

Tag: Small Business


Why I started going the INA Conference and never looked back

While I have been a nanny most of my life now, I am a relative newcomer to the nanny community. In 2015 I received an email from a local nanny agency I had been registered with in the past telling me about a workshop they’d be presenting at the International Nanny Association Annual Conference in… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | February 12, 2018

2018 INA Conference Sponsor Spotlight

The 2018 INA Conference is just weeks away, but we want to take a minute and introduce you to some of our Conference Sponsors.   Sponsors play a huge role in the success of the INA Conference. Their financial support helps keep the costs down to attendees, spread awareness of the workshops, speakers and importance of… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | February 9, 2018

Financial Planning and Basic Investing for Small Business Owners

This week on our Conference Workshop Spotlight series we will get to know Lydia Brown a little better.  Lydia will be presenting the workshop “Financial Planning and Basic Investing for Small Business Owners.” We asked Lydia what drew her to the INA Annual Conference and she told us, “The INA conference was originally recommended by… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | February 5, 2018

INA is Hiring A Conference Coordinator

The International Nanny Association would like to thank Kellie Geres for her many years of service to the INA Conference. She will not be renewing her contract for the 2019 Conference and the INA Board of Directors has begun the search for a new individual or firm to take the role of planning and implementing… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , | January 18, 2018

Attention Agencies – Don’t miss the APNA Mastermind Groups!

Conference!!! It is my favorite time of year! I am energized by the sessions, speakers, and especially by my peers. Each day is filled with brainstorming, planning, and goal-setting, and I always leave with so many fresh ideas!! And then…I get back to work and family and life takes over once again. Inevitably six months… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | December 18, 2017

Looking for Guidance on Healthcare this Season?

  For many Americans that don’t have access to group health insurance coverage, now is the time of year that most are looking for individual & family coverage for 2018.  There are two main options: Marketplace Plans (also known as ACA or Obamacare Plans) and Private Health Insurance Plans.   For the Marketplace Plans, the Affordable… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | December 14, 2017

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 Advantage Program Provides Exclusive Discounts

The last several days you have gotten an idea of the benefits that can help you stand out with your INA Membership. We have also shared with you how you can get 20% off anything in our Estore. But what if we told you there was a way to get a discount on select other… Read more »


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | December 6, 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