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The Dos and Don’ts of Crafting an Awesome Sittercity Bio and Profile


Your Sittercity profile is like your resume. It’s the first step of the hiring process and gives parents a quick overview of your skills, qualifications, and personality.

Once parents review your profile, they’ll decide if they want to reach out to learn more about you and ultimately if they’d like to set up an interview. So it’s essential you make the best impression and represent yourself well.

Keep in mind that when parents search for nearby caregivers on Sittercity, they see the first 2-3 sentences of your bio. It’s important to make every word count!

At a loss for words? Read on for a few tips to help you craft an awesome bio and profile. 

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6 Tips for Picking a Photo That Makes Your Profile Pop!


If a picture’s worth a thousand words, what does your Sittercity profile photo say about you?

Your profile photo is your first impression to parents on the site, which is why it’s considered a big part of the hiring process. Sometimes we reject profile photos because we can’t see your face well enough or they are inappropriate. Below we outline some tips to make sure you have a photo that will enhance your credibility with parents and improve your chances of getting hired.

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