When guiding a child’s behavior, it’s important to understand what motivates her. Each child will have different motivators. For some children, getting a sticker on a sticker chart will be a huge positive motivator for the child to make acceptable behavioral choices. For others, taking away a favorite privilege like the use of a cell phone will be a huge motivator for the child to make acceptable behavioral choices. Knowing what motivates a child can help a nanny to choose the most effective tools to guide her behavior.