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Finding Your Purpose!

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

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This week I have been taking about falling into purpose. Some of us often wonder about what our purpose is while others tell you that they live their lives not truly having a sense of what they were destined to do. For a greater part of my life I too had questions about why was […]

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Nannying With a Big Heart

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

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Alene, we wanted to write you and share our experiences with our wonderful Nanny, Khadija. She takes wonderful care of our children and has become a literal member of our family. Khadija came to the US as an Au’ Pair and 2 years ago, converted to a full-time student at our local community college and […]

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Nanny Cams-What You Should Know!

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

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Our Love-Hate Relationship With Nanny Cams If you speak with some nannies no matter where they work and bring up the words “nanny cam,” you will get almost an immediate reaction from them. Some will tell you that in their assessment, the “nanny cam” can be seen as a tool in providing nanny care because […]

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Respect is The Foundation of Any Relationship

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

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Dear Nannies,  If an employer swears at you once, it will happen again (“past behavior determines future behavior.”) No matter what job you do at one point or the other you will disappoint an employer. However employers are tasked with the responsibility of ensuring that they treat their workers humanely. Employees on the other hand must […]

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“It’s Not What You Say But How You Say It”

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

It's Not What You Say But How You Say It.

“It’s not what you say but how you say it” as cliché as this may sound there’s a lot of truth to this saying. We must also consider other factors like our body language when communicating with employers. Occasionally very minor situations lead to major problems because of the way they are communicated by some […]

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Nanny Contracts, Interviews and More!

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

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“If you don’t like something, change it, if you can’t change it, change your attitude.”  MAYA ANGELO Apply your professionalism to gaining the respect in the most isolated industry. Life can only get better when you apply all the necessary tools that allow you the respect and full satisfaction for the job that makes all […]

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Every Child is Different!

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

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Every child is different and therefore they will get to some developmental milestones at different times. Although comparing milestones can help parents figure out whether a child is developing normally the problem arises when parents and also nannies compare the developmental milestones of two very different children and use that to draw conclusions that may […]

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National Nanny Training Day, Brooklyn – Introduction to Positive Discipline with Amber Traina

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

National Nanny Training Day 2017 - Introduction to Positive Discipline with Amber Traina

Would you like to invite more cooperation from the children in your care? Are you looking for real solutions to everyday challenges? In this presentation, Amber Traina will introduce the basics of Positive Discipline, an approach to raising capable, confident, and kind children that can help nannies strengthen their relationships with the children in their […]

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