Hey, you guys. For today’s Work It Wednesday, I want to talk to you all about how I handled my time of storm in my life. Just recently, we encountered Hurricane Irma. Hurricane Irma was much more powerful than several of our residents ever imagined. I knew where I lived that I did not have time to think it out, I didn’t have time to wait it out, and I did not want to live it out. I immediately decided that it would be best to close the facility and to evacuate the city. Here’s one of the craziest things about owning my childcare business that I never thought I would say: I was totally unprepared for what happened. As I went through my parent handbook, and all of my thousands of SOPs, I realized that I never, ever thought about what to do in the event of a hurricane. ...

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What a great 2017 preschool graduation program! Words can not express how thankful I am for the vision and wherewithal to make it happen. Hosting this preschool graduation means a lot to me because of the the staffing concerns that I endured to accomplish it. Right before this preschool graduation I found myself without 4 of the leaders of my company and being a host of my Jumpstart My Childcare Tour Stop. It all felt so surreal. To host a conference in Miami then the next day to pull off the largest preschool graduation of my history was such a big undertaking but I am ever so grateful unto The Lord for strength, vision and the staff that did remain. Hosting anything requires proper preparation and with new teachers and me being busy with several events back to back I have come to a conclusion that there isn’t anything that you ...

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Would you like to overcome stressful staffing days in childcare? Have you felt as if nothing ever goes right in your business, that there are always these unforeseen challenges? Do you feel as you’ve done all you can do but you still know that somebody is going to affect your plan and cause it not to work out? Do you ever feel like “Everything that I try is worthless because it doesn’t work”? Well, let me speak to your heart and mind today! If you’ve ever thought or felt that way in your childcare business, you’re normal and there is a few action steps you can do to help you mentally get through those times. In today’s blog post you will discover how to overcome stressful days in childcare by Setting Your Intentions! Setting intentions to succeed comes from you developing yourself and mental toughness. Read today’s post and let ...

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Hey you guys, this is your coach Andrea Dickerson with IOwnADaycare.com . And for today’s video, I want to give you a few of my toddler/one year old secrets of what I do to purchase items on a budget in our classrooms. So if you’re interested in finding out how to purchase items that toddlers will love, keep them busy and developmentally appropriate.

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  What a wild time we had at the Andrea Ignites Childcare Orland tour stop, Fill My Summer Enrollment Program. This year, for the Ignite tour stop, I decided to work based on a theme. I decided to give childcare business owners exactly what they will need in order to go back in their business and implement strategies right away. Every tour stop offers a different strategy for the different season and different time of business in the childcare industry. I wanted the Ignite Tour Stop to be very specific, and to be very helpful for childcare business owners. It’s more than your normal motivational prosperity teaching. It’s practical, proven information for that season that childcare business owners are in in their business. For example, when we first started our January Ignite Tour Stop, it was all about understanding how to set you goals for enrollment growth and using that ...

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I believe that Mondays are the beginning of greatness in your childcare business, but knowing exactly how to manage yourself, your time, and your childcare program on Monday is what really matters. There’s a key secret to having a productive week, and it all starts from how you plan your week on your Monday. Mondays are key to you manifesting the success that you want in your childcare business. Many times as childcare business owners, we take our Mondays too lightly, and we treat our Mondays as if they’re any normal day but Mondays are truly not. Mondays are your opportunities to create what you want to see happen in your life and business. I call it, Money Manifestation Monday because I can think about ways to take my business to the next level on Monday. I want to give you a few key points that, I believe, you should ...

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When Doing Anything To Advance Your Business Do It With A Goal In Mind!   One of the reason why I love to host the www.BuildItBigConference.com is because it’s the only time where I can talk freely about how childcare business owners can build a bigger and better childcare business. I’ve heard it from so many childcare owners that they are not having any results from marketing or that they are too shy to market their childcare business. During our time together November 13-14 2015 I am going to help change the lives of childcare owners, when you attend you will discover how to easily and effortlessly market your business and get results! I’d love to have you there too! Click here and find out more and to register for a faith filled, two days of childcare specific information to help you succeed! Go now click here www.BuildItBigConference.com  Did you know that there ...

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