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Glean As You Clean – Sprucing Up Your Home

On November 23, 2015, Posted by , In Miscellaneous, With No Comments

No one likes doing housework. In India, even though we’re lucky to find good-natured, reliable domestic help compared to Western countries, it’s still good to know how to tackle daily cleaning tasks independently. We’ve compiled a list of home cleaning tips and tricks that will help you keep your house…

Helper4u.in wins Facebook’s Innovation Challenge in India Award

On November 20, 2015, Posted by , In Awards & Recognitions, With No Comments

We’re extremely honored to have won the first Internet.org by Facebook’s Innovation Challenge in India award. The Innovation Challenge aims to make the Internet more relevant to women, migrants, students and farmers and encourages the development of websites and applications that uplift and abet these communities. Prizes were given to…

Tips on Taking Care of the Elderly

On September 7, 2015, Posted by , In Best Practices while hiring Helpers, With No Comments

We love our parents and family elders to bits. We grow up appreciating their efforts and sacrifices and revel in their stories and experiences. However, we do all this with the knowledge that one day, they will leave us. While it’s impossible to escape that eventuality, we can at the…

Managing Better Relationship With Our Helpers: Lessons From A Business Accelerator Program

On September 3, 2015, Posted by , In Lessons4Me&U, With No Comments

Last month Helper4U got selected for the “Business Accelerator Program For Women-Led Small & Growing Businesses in Mumbai by Technoserve & Blackstone Charitable Trust”. Besides mentoring by business leaders, the program entails a 2-month workshop with fellow women entrepreneurs at SP Jain College Mumbai. I looked forward to the program…

Your Culinary Solution for that Special Day

On August 29, 2015, Posted by , In Miscellaneous, With No Comments

You’re throwing your daughter a small party for her birthday, and your husband and you are working late Friday night. You’ve arranged the decorations and gifts beforehand, but what about the food? A birthday meal has to be special – a departure from the regular. You need quantity and variety,…