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When the Child prefers the Nanny

On August 14, 2017, Posted by , In Best Practices while hiring Helpers,Lessons4Me&U, With No Comments

“I think my child prefers the nanny to me!” “My nanny does not allow me to talk to my son when I am home. She is constantly telling him not to bother me as I may be tired. Who is she to decide that?” “Now my son has started clinging…

Domestic Workers vs Employers

On July 25, 2017, Posted by , In Lessons4Me&U,Miscellaneous, With No Comments

Maids striking in a multi storey complex in Mumbai Mayhem in Noida’s Mahagun Moderne society after maid is ‘beaten up’ The above two made recent headlines and reached even the New York Times edition. We the Indian employers of domestic workers are famously infamous! Some of us think it is…

Bhopal: My First impression

I traveled to this Saturday to attend the Finals of the Startup Oasis competition for Ideate Unconvention, Bhopal. As the plane was getting ready to land, I looked out of the window for getting the first impression of the city which was the runner up in the Swachh Sarvekshan 2017…

Using Helper4U

On June 20, 2017, Posted by , In Using Helper4U, With No Comments

Guide to Shortlisting Helpers: If you’re shortlisting Helpers for hiring, here’s some advice to guide you through the process and make using Helper4U easier. Using filters: Job Seekers highlight their qualifications, certifications, training, experience, services and availability on their profile. Use the different filters for these details during your search,…

Maid rate fixing!

On May 31, 2017, Posted by , In Lessons4Me&U,Miscellaneous, With No Comments

Many websites have been talking about the maid rate fixing and the fairness of the rate card implemented by Raheja society, Chandivali, the protest that followed and the subsequent sacking of the maids by many residents. Here’s my take on the story based on multiple conversations with the protesting maids…