Yearly Archives: 2015

  • From the Blog:

    Finding Meaningful Work Through Reinvention

    Money is great. Titles are nice. Offices can be comfortable. But while many elements of work life can offer satisfaction, they are not as important as the work itself. Genuine purpose, that feeling of fulfillment you can get from working hard on a project that has great intention or meaning, can sometimes be the straw […]

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    Does owning a business mean kissing the holidays goodbye?

    Time is often the one resource of which we can never have enough. For entrepreneurs who balance a household, a career, drop-off, pick-up, playdates, dinners, and everything in between — all within the very limited time span of 24 hours — it can be a challenge to spend time away from a business that relies […]

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    Top 5 Non-Candy Halloween Treats

      Earlier this month, we highlighted a campaign let by the Food and Allergy Research and Education Organization (FARE) called “Teal Pumpkin Project” which seeks to raise awareness about the potentially deadly “tricks” in Halloween trick-or-treating for families affected by food allergies. With one in 13 children in the United States affected by a food […]

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    10 Signs You’re a Natural Born Business Leader

    While certain aspects of owning a business can be learned, many entrepreneurial tendencies are innate. The question is, are bosses born, not made? Kiddie Academy’s Vice President of Franchise Development, Greg White lists 10 signs to know if you’re a natural born business leader for The Franchise King, a website dedicated to taking the guesswork out of […]

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    Kiddie Academy’s “educational child care” In the News…

    In support of Kiddie Academy’s growing footprint, and in honor of the company’s first Baltimore City franchise, a story was recently pitched to the media to highlight Kiddie Academy’s unique educational child care model and how we work to implement it across our network of franchises. The pitch resulted in a front-page business story reported by […]

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    The New “Amazing Starts Here” Campaign

    “Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.” – Albert Einstein Parenting presents many simple and complex dilemmas every day. “How do I keep my toddler occupied so I can get something done?” “How should I juggle work demands and life responsibilities?” “What should I feed my little one for dinner?” One […]

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    Turning Stress into Success: 8 Pearls of Wisdom from Professional Development Day

    As an entrepreneur, it can be a challenge to make time for your own professional development and self-improvement. Franchisee business owners are perceived to be independent or self-employed; their ongoing professional development can be less of a priority when competing for attention and resources in comparison to the management of day-to-day business operations. Still, attention […]

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    Takeaways from Annual Conference

    The 2015 Annual Franchise Conference at the Ritz Carlton Beach Resort in Naples, Florida was a resounding success! We had another record year in terms of participation, with 114 franchisees in attendance, representing 72 academies across the country.  We were also excited to host 33 companies at our Vendor Expo, where each featured specific products […]

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    Steps to Opening a Child Care Franchise

    A common question that Kiddie Academy‘s team is asked over and over is — What are the steps I need to take to open an educational childcare franchise location?  Of course, our team will work with you every step of the way to guide you through the process.  For a snapshot look at the key […]

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    Explore Kiddie Academy’s New Franchise Website

    Kiddie Academy Domestic Franchising has just launched an enhanced version of its franchise website, located at: franchising.kiddieacademy.com. The new website includes state-of-the-art web design, animations, video, and detailed maps of opportunities to provide an enriched user experience. “When entrepreneurs are conducting research on possible franchise opportunities, the company’s website is a natural first stop in […]

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