Guest Speaker for August 2012 (and Giveaway!)
August’s guest speaker is an expert in family child care. He’s a leading trainer, author, and advocate on business issues for family child care providers. He’s also a licensed attorney and has presented hundreds of business workshops for family child care providers across the country. From 1981-2009 he worked at Resources for Child Caring in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he was the director of Redleaf National Institute for 15 years. He’s also written books on family child care business issues published by Redleaf Press. Who is he? Tom Copeland.
Listen in as he addresses key factors in financial success. “If you want to care for children, then you must also care for business.” (In the new window, click on his name)
Tom is sponsoring this month’s giveaway: Family Child Care Marketing Guide (Second Edition) – Learn how to promote your program to parents by identifying and communicating your program’s benefits. Includes chapters on using social media, setting rates, and competing with child care centers and informal caregivers. New chapter on Internet Marketing: Facebook, Craigslist, Google Places, YouTube, and much more.
Enter below for your chance to WIN! Each task you do is another entry for yourself in the drawing! Tweeting on Twitter and sharing on Facebook can be done DAILY. Fraudulent entries will be deleted. *NOTE* This giveaway runs from 8/1/12 until 8/7/12 (Ending @ 12:01am EST).