3 Rules for Team Building

3 Rules for Team Building

by Gaye Weinberger No matter what business you are in, one of the major challenges as a manager is building a team. There are hundreds of books and thousands of articles defining "Team Building" and each of them contains some pearl of wisdom we can learn from....

The Child Care Center TRIPLE THREAT

The Child Care Center TRIPLE THREAT

by John Miller Can you feel it? Like the big bad wolf breathing down your neck, yet when you turn around, you don't see him. It’s because the triple threat is slowly creeping up on us and we need to have the knowledge and tools to eliminate these threats. What are...

Eliminate the Chaos of Running a Child Care Center

Eliminate the Chaos of Running a Child Care Center

by John Miller It all started when I couldn’t sit still… Again! After selling my last software services company, I wanted to "semi-retire." It only took me 6 months to realize (for the 7th time) that I like starting, building and selling businesses. So, I jumped in...

Thoughts on Net Neutrality

Thoughts on Net Neutrality

by Gaye Weinberger “Net neutrality can be broadly defined as the concept of an open internet, where no websites or services are prioritized over any other, and nothing legal is blocked.“ On my drive into work today I listened to a discussion regarding the on-going...

I’ve Laughed, I’ve Cried, I’ve Educated the Young Mind

I’ve Laughed, I’ve Cried, I’ve Educated the Young Mind

by Kelsey Desadore Confucius once said, “choose a job that you love and you will never have to work a day in your life,” words that become biblical, in a sense, to those who have chosen the path of an early childhood educator. Let me paint a picture for you. You walk...

MAX Goes to the 33rd Annual AELL Conference

MAX Goes to the 33rd Annual AELL Conference

MAX just flew back from the Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida. Compliments to Colleen Tracy Haddad, Lori Buxton and the AELL team for a putting on a terrific conference! We spoke with many owners and directors who found the sessions on-target and filled with ideas...

The Story of MAX

The Story of MAX

  by John Miller Getting into child care is a very difficult process as I learned firsthand. We all dive into child care with the desire to contribute to the care and early education of children as our motivation. We take on the state regulations and guidelines...