Why Parents Need a Social Media Policy for Babysitters

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by Lauren B. Stevens Living in the digital age means that you need a social media checklist, in addition to emergency contacts, for your babysitter. Setting social media boundaries for our babysitter is not something that would have normally crossed my mind… until my son talked about a game he’d played on our babysitter’s phone. To be … Continue reading Why Parents Need a Social Media Policy for Babysitters

How to Handle Tough Conversations with Your Nanny

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Management may or may not be part of your job description at the office, but if you have a nanny, you’re the boss. Complicating this particular employer-employee relationship? She’s in charge of your most precious project — your child. In most cases, parents who hire nannies have done their homework, extensively interviewed candidates, vetted references, … Continue reading How to Handle Tough Conversations with Your Nanny