5 tips for back-up care success

When a family’s regular childcare provider is unavailable, back-up care can be a lifesaver for busy families. It’s also a great way to introduce families to the programs available at KinderCare and CCLC centers. Kellie Russ, supervisor of the Back-Up Care team offered five tips to help centers find success with the company’s back-up care…

Accreditation is a way of life at KinderCare in Illinois

For 23 years, the KinderCare center in Roselle, Ill., has been committed to providing the highest quality early childhood education experience for the families they serve. Since 1993, the center has maintained their accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children without any lapse. “We hold a higher standard for everything we…

Behind the music with KU IT leader

When Randy Thorderson went to college he had dreams of making it big in the music business. Working in IT wasn’t even on his radar. Looking back though, he sees plenty of parallels between his music and IT careers. Thorderson’s foray into the music business began back in his undergrad days at Brigham Young. A…

Proving the power of KinderCare in the community

Giving back to the community is often a holiday season activity, but it doesn’t have to be. Volunteering or supporting those who need an extra hand is a wonderful activity idea any time of the year. It’s also an important lesson to teach young children. “We need to role model for each and every child…

“Yes, and” helps IT leader build scenes and teams

Résumé check: MBA, law degree, great sense of humor. Everything one would need to for a successful career in IT security, right? Hadas Cassorla, Knowledge Universe’s manager of IT security, has the degrees and the sense of humor – literally. Outside of work she’s a professional comedienne for ComedySportz Portland. ComedySportz is a worldwide group…