Category Archive: Business Education

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    Annual Kiddie Academy Conference Informs and Entertains Franchisees

     Each year, Kiddie Academy hosts an educational conference for all its franchisees, providing a unique opportunity to share best practices, learn about new programs and hear from industry leaders.  Relaxing and having fun is also on the agenda, with receptions, family-friendly activities and a gala awards dinner. This year’s annual conference was held at the […]

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    Kiddie Academy Attends International Franchise Association Convention

        Kiddie Academy recently attended the International Franchise Association Convention, a premier event in franchising, in the great city of New Orleans. During the convention, Kiddie Academy had access to world-class speakers, franchise experts, and participated in development and networking opportunities. Our very own Richard Peterson, vice president of education for Kiddie Academy Educational […]

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    Kiddie Academy Attending 2014 Franchise Expo South

    Kiddie Academy will be exhibiting at the 2014 IFA Franchise Expo South, held at the Reliant Center in Houston, Texas.  In addition to exhibiting, Mr. Cory Bullock, a navy veteran and fellow franchise owner of Kiddie Academy of League City, will speak during a specialty seminar at the conference. Mr. Bullock will be a panelist […]

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    Entrepreneur’s 2014 Franchise 500 Ranks Kiddie Academy!

    The annual ranking of America’s top franchise opportunities in Entrepreneur 2014 Franchise 500® listed Kiddie Academy Child Care Learning Centers as #290. When you open a Kiddie Academy® and become a franchisee, you’re giving families the peace of mind that comes with a safe, nurturing environment, where their children will have fun and learn! Kiddie […]

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    Franchisee publishes her story

    Mona Bhatia, Kiddie Academy of Wexford (PA) franchisee, wrote her story for the Winter 2013-14 issue of The Franchise Handbook. She details how she and her husband Determined to open their own childcare center Research various franchise concepts Decided to move forward with Kiddie Academy Enjoy the rewards of owning their own business Read more about […]

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    Infographic: Keeping Kids Safe in the Digital World

    Kiddie Academy’s marketing team has a comprehensive program designed to increase awareness for the brand and support our franchisees.  Here’s an infographic that’s part of a campaign we just launched to coordinate with the holiday gift-giving season.  It’s designed for social media sharing via Facebook, Twitter, blogs and the like. Courtesy of: www.kafamilyessentials.com If you’d […]

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    Kiddie Academy names new VP of Education

    Kiddie Academy recently named Richard Peterson as Vice President of Education.  In this role, Peterson will lead the education team in the development and updating of Kiddie Academy’s propriety Life Essentials® curriculum.  His focus will be on maintaining educational quality and standards throughout the four pillars of Life Essentials, which include Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum, Health […]

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    Top 10 Leadership Tips: Would You Work for You?

    Entrepreneurs and franchise owners wear many hats when running a business.  While you can hire an accountant or an interior designer to do some tasks, there’s only one person who’s truly at the helm — that’s you. How do you become a leader who inspires hard work, commands respect, and strikes that perfect balance between […]

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    How To Avoid 3 Big Mistakes Often Made by New Franchise Owners

    As a franchise business owner, you’ve tapped into the brand equity, business system and operational support of a proven brand.  You’ve got a big head start on the competition.  But that sometimes leads to making some easy-to-avoid mistakes.  Here are the top three, and how you can avoid them on your way to business glory. […]

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    The Unsexy Side of SEO

    Increasing your franchise’s presence It’s a brand new year! What better way to start it off than by refreshing your local webpage Search Engine Optimization? Exciting? No. Important? Yes! If you’re lucky enough to have a franchisor that provides its franchisees with individual webpages (Ahem, Kiddie Academy) then read on. We’ll dig into three ways […]

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