October 14, 2022
Business Record (Iowa): Would a $4/hour pay increase for child care workers reduce attrition rates in the industry? Yes, according to one experiment in Iowa City
Fearless, an initiative of the Business Record (Iowa) that focuses on female entrepreneurs and business leaders, recently took a deep dive into the project of three members of Heartland Forward + Builders and Backers’ first Idea Accelerator Iowa City cohort who studied the child care workforce crisis.
Read about what Iowa City residents Jeanie Wade-Nagle, Nancy Gardner and Lara Marsh discovered after conducting a short-term experiment through the Idea Accelerator program.