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Tuesday Tips

Every Tuesday, we email helpful tips on how to use The Basics.

Training Opportunities

Ready for School, Ready for Life staff offer virtual training on the Basics for teams at organizations that interact with young children. Each training lasts 30-45 minutes. To make scheduling easy, you can access our training availability here.

How businesses can help with the Basics

The business community can play a key role in promoting The Basics in partnership with Ready for School, Ready for Life.  73% of employees in North Carolina would be more committed to their employer if they offered more family-friendly practices. Here are a few ways that the Basics can be another benefit you provide to employees to help support and retain them as their families grow:

  • Let employees know about the Basics Insights free texting service and tips emails.
  • Post Basics information in online HR systems.
  • Provide free training on the Basics as an employee wellness program.
  • Invite The Basics Guilford staff for wellness events.
  • Include Family Leave Brochure in your HR materials.

All resources are available at no cost to your business or employees.

Guilford Basics