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4 steps to a new website

Posted on 01 September, 2016 1 Comment

Just like you update your home to keep it looking fresh and up to date, we need to update our websites. I like to look at it like this: When you’re driving down the street looking for a place to eat (let’s forget about Yelp for now) and you see a place where the sign[ Continue Reading ]

Webinar: Run your services business

Posted on 27 April, 2015 No Comments

We’re delighted to have run a webinar presented by Irvine Builds Businesses on April 2 on the subject “Run your services business before it runs you”. Thanks to Robert Coleman of the Pacific Venture Club for inviting me. We think nanny, babysitting and other agencies will learn from this webinar. Here are some of the[ Continue Reading ]

Top Tips For Your Nanny Agency Website

Posted on 16 February, 2015 No Comments

Nanny and babysitting agencies websites require up-to-date websites in order to attract new clients and candidates. Overly focusing on any one area such as design or SEO will not get you the results you’re looking for. Some of the pieces that go into a quality website are: Design-staying up-to-date Relating to your mainly female viewers[ Continue Reading ]

CareMatchPro Announces Enhanced Features to Assist Corporate Backup Childcare Programs

Posted on 17 December, 2014 No Comments

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12397825.htm CareMatchPro.com, a leading provider of childcare, babysitting, and nanny services management software announced new enhanced features that will assist businesses in providing their employees with on-call babysitting while employees are at work. “Corporate backup childcare programs have been a problem for many businesses because it is difficult to locate and manage babysitters for employees[ Continue Reading ]

How Nanny Agencies use Facebook to increase their credibility. Become a new client magnet!

Posted on 22 January, 2014 No Comments

By, Steve Lampert Managing Director Nanny agencies around the world are discovering the benefits of having an active Facebook business page. Agencies are using Facebook to broadcast new jobs to their nanny followers which shows the nannies that the agency is an active place likely to find them a job. This will attract new candidates[ Continue Reading ]

How Nanny Agencies use Social Media and their Websites to Increase Business

Posted on 13 January, 2014 No Comments

By Steve Lampert Part one of a series Happy New Year!  Isn’t now a perfect time to think about your online presence in 2014? I’m sure you’ve heard about nanny agencies that are using their website and social media in ways that improve their business and would like to know more. What is “online presence”?[ Continue Reading ]

Is your website holding back your agency’s growth?

Posted on 02 December, 2013 No Comments

By, Steve Lampert In today’s highly competitive nanny agency environment website design plays a very large role in an agency’s ability to grow. Think about it like this: You’re driving down a major shopping street looking for a place for coffee and you come across a local coffee business that has an old sign, isn’t[ Continue Reading ]

Part 2 Thriving in an Online World. Claim your Free Google Places Listing

Posted on 06 November, 2013 No Comments

By Steve Lampert You can dramatically improve your local SEO at little or no cost!  An easy, free service offered by Google is called, Places for Business.  Signing up for this takes just a few minutes.  Be sure to add a picture or logo of some type so that when your listing appears it will[ Continue Reading ]

Competing and thriving in an online world

Posted on 29 October, 2013 No Comments

First of a series Today nanny agencies are feeling increasingly pressured by online nanny services. For the majority of agencies most of their clients and candidates are listed in one or more of these sites.  At first glance you might think it just has to do with money, but it also has to do with[ Continue Reading ]

2013 APNA Conference. Stanford Park Nannies Agency of the Year.

Posted on 25 October, 2013 No Comments

The annual APNA conference was held this past weekend. Stanford Park Nannies won nanny agency of the year. Daryl and Maggie so deserved this honor after more than 20 years of running one of the best agencies in the country. They are mentors! I think all attendees felt the conference was a great success. On a personal[ Continue Reading ]