What is your wish list?

“What is your wish list?” may be the single most classic Help Co. question asked of both clients and candidates.   Generally speaking, the longer the wish list, the longer the search.  A well-intentioned yet particularly detailed wish list has even been...

how to hire a nanny

We often get calls from friends and family members who have recently had a bad experience hiring a nanny on their own. Most often, the reason that things fell apart can be traced back to the hiring process. The following are tips to ensure a successful...

Thank you!

A loud shout-out to lovely thoughtful new Mama Zoe Kazan @zoeinthecities for sharing her brilliant and heart-felt wish to see more winners thank their Nannies this award season.  Agents managers producers & family members most certainly deserve their time in the...

Nanny First Day Checklist

Your Nanny’s First Day on the Job First days tend to be nerve-wracking. While completely eliminating these jitters is probably impossible, a little forethought and some clear communication can do a lot to soothe them. To make your new nanny’s first day on...
Cleanfluencers, our favorite new Influencers

Cleanfluencers, our favorite new Influencers

At The Help Company — we have loved to watch other people clean since 1983 and it seems the rest of the world — at least the social media world — is finally catching on.   Watch “Cleanfluencers” online and DIY  or hire a real-live professional Housekeeper to create...