The Business of Child Care Management and Financial Strategies by Gail Jack


The Business of Child Care Management and Financial Strategies by Gail Jack

CHILD CARE ADMINISTRATORS AND EARLY CHILD CARE PROFESSIONALS will greatly value the business skills detailed in the Business of Child Care: Management and Financial Strategies. With the particular focus on managing enrollment, recruiting and retaining staff, budgeting, financial record keeping, and decision making, this book details the critical business elements needed to run a child care center as a financially stable enterprise. The reader will learn how to successfully complete business tasks more quickly and accurately, with greater understanding and more enjoyment, by focusing on the most important tasks of an administrator. The accompanying CD-ROM offers easy to follow financial spreadsheets that can be implemented in any child care setting.


Chapter 1: Who You Are, How You Manage. Chapter 2: Enrollment. Chapter 3: Staffing: A Guide to Recruitment and Retention. Chapter 4: The Budget: Putting It All Together. Chapter 5: The Budget as a Planning Tool. Chapter 6: Financial Record Keeping. Chapter 7: Making Decisions.

About the Author

Owner, Good Sense Consulting; MBA from Stanford University Graduate School of Business; 25 years' experience in business and 12 years as a child care administrator. Case Supervisor and Court Liaison for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Santa Cruz.

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Mixed media product
Contains Paperback and CD-ROM
128 pages


Gail Jack
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Publication date

26th September 2004



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