The Business of Child Care: Management and Financial Strategies, 1st Edition

  • Gail H. Jack MBA, Case Supervisor and Court Liaison for Court Appointed Special Advocates of SantaCruz.
  • ISBN-10: 1401851800  |  ISBN-13: 9781401851804
  • 128 Pages
  • © 2005 | Published
  • List Price = $ 47.95
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Child care administrators will greatly value the business skills detailed in The Business of Child Care: Managment and Financial Strategies. With 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.

Features and Benefits

  • Easy-to-understand writing style is a time saver for the student
  • The author�s business and financial expertise makes the material extremely reliable and practical
  • Stand-alone chapters make information easy to find and use
  • Spreadsheets, job descriptions and compensation plans can be adapted to particular needs
  • The reasonable price fits students� budgets

Table of Contents

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.

Learning Resource Bundles

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Bundle: Developing and Administering a Child Care and Education Program, 8th + The Business of Child Care: Management and Financial Strategies

ISBN-10: 128525824X | ISBN-13: 9781285258249

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Gail H. Jack

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.