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Leading Through Tough Times

Leading a team during difficult times can be challenging. Here are five tips to do so effectively. 

3 ways to become a better mentor

No matter what industry you work in, mentorship is an important part of being successful in the workforce.  

4 Online Classes for Early Childhood Education

If you want to work with children during their early years, you need to take a few online classes for early childhood education from ProSolutions Training.

5 Proven Ways to Create a Successful Family Child Care Program

So you’ve decided to start a family child care business. Running this kind of program comes with many benefits and responsibilities. You can provide care in a comfortable home environment, have many resources available, and reap financial benefits. However, it takes thoughtful preparation to ensure you can fulfill all of the regulations and guidelines that come along with it. Family child care is an extension of learning for all children enrolled, and it is vital to their development to ensure y

5 tips for leading a virtual team

When you can't simply walk down the hall to discuss strategies and objectives with your employees, you can use these five tips to more effectively manage your team. 

5 ways busy teachers stay energized

Instead of loading up on another latte, try one of these natural strategies for staying energized.  

Age-old advice for young leaders

If you're a young leader, check out this sage advice. 

Alert! How to lead effectively during an emergency situation

To be an effective leader during a crisis situation, you must remember the acronym CPR.

Best Online CDA Classes for Diversity

Best Online CDA Classes for Diversity TrainingIf you are working on your Child Development Associate (CDA) credential™, you may need to take some diversity classes. This young generation of children is more diverse than any generation before them, and regardless of where you live, you are going to bump into some diversity.

Choosing a career in early childhood education

Once you've made the decision to pursue a career in early childhood education, consider these career opportunities. 

Conflict resolution strategies for the workplace

While conflict is a normal aspect of working in most any industry, there are steps you can take to make the process as effective - and painless - as possible.   

Five ways to improve workplace happiness and satisfaction

To improve happiness and satisfaction at your workplace, follow these five tips. 

Great leadership is all about team investment

To achieve effective leadership, you must first invest in your team and provide them with a clear set of expectations. 

How do I become an early childhood education instructor?

If you enjoy working with children, a career as an early childhood education instructor might be right for you. 

How to become more productive

To maximize your productivity in the new year, here are a few tips.

How to keep your employees going during tough times

Leading during difficult times isn't easy, but here are three ideas to keep your employees going.
In The Wings - Issue 1
Training Trends in Early Care and Education
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The Future of the CDA
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Family Child Care
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Information overload: Concrete steps to become a better boss
If you are burdened with information overload about leadership tips, here are three simple, concrete steps to help you become a better leader today and cut through all the noise.
Leading a fast-growing company
If you are leading a company that is experiencing significant growth, follow these two tips to remain successful. 
Love your job so your employees can love theirs
Check out these tips to stay engaged in your leadership role. 
Maintaining confidentiality as a child care professional
Here are a few steps you can take to ensure that you do not violate any confidentiality regulations as a child care professional. 
Strategies to focus and stop interruptions at work
Manage work interruptions with these tips. 
Tips for building a solid team
Here are two useful leadership tips to ensure that you build the best teams.
Trustworthiness: Key to quality leadership and employee loyalty
Are you inspiring your employees to trust you?
What You Can Learn During CDA Training
Whether you take CDA training courses to earn or renew your credential, you can also learn a lot of key skills that will benefit you in the classroom.
What You Can Learn During CDA Training
Whether you take CDA training courses to earn or renew your credential, you can also learn a lot of key skills that will benefit you in the classroom.
Why Take CDA Classes Online
Why Take CDA Classes Online? The Child Development Associate Credential™ can be a great first step if you're thinking about a career in the preschool classroom. Getting this credential helps to ensure that you meet state and national requirements, and it ensures that you have the skills you need to be successful with a group of young children.Although you can get your CDA credential in person, you may want to consider the advantages of taking CDA classes online.