Practically Perfect Podcast- For Nannies by Nannies!

The musing of Lora Brawley of and Sue Downey of on all things nanny.

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Today we are talking about labels that parents use when searching for nannies or agencies. Camp counselor? Professional? Athletic? Full service? Are lables really helping us as a profession to define ourselves? And how can you use these labels to your advantage? 

Direct download: 78475003341132-001-1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:28pm EDT

We're talking about nannies in the job hunt who are stuck.  Caregivers who on paper, look like they would have little problem landing a great job but in reality are hitting a brick wall.  We're going to delve into the whys that no one else is willing to say out loud.   

Direct download: what_theyre_not_telling_you.mp3
Category:job search -- posted at: 8:42pm EDT

We'll talk about the recent article in the NY Times about the Manhattan nanny making $180,000 a year.  What do super high paying jobs require?  Do foreign and American nannies have different work ethics?  Do parents really "get what they pay for"?  This article brings up lots of interesting questions. 

Direct download: the_best_nanny_money_can_buy.mp3
Category:nannies in the news -- posted at: 7:57pm EDT