Category Archives: Business Protection

How to Conduct a Small Business SWOT Analysis

Debra Murphy January 7, 2021 Small business owners tend to view their businesses very tactically. Taking an objective view of your business from both an internal and external perspective can uncover a host of opportunities while highlighting potential threats. A SWOT analysis can help you evaluate your small business and the surrounding business environment that … Continue reading How to Conduct a Small Business SWOT Analysis

What’s Needed Most: Stability or Agility?

Engelina Jaspers November 23, 2020 jarmoluk / Pixabay Agility is often characterized as the ability to think, understand and move quickly and easily. Nimble. Alert. Graceful. Swift. Stability is often characterized as the ability to withstand force or stress without being distorted, dislodged or damaged. Firm. Sound. Strong. Solid. Temperament-wise, those who seek agility or … Continue reading What’s Needed Most: Stability or Agility?

3 Simple Ways to Protect Your Business During COVID-19

Angela Hausman, PhD November 18, 2020 The covid-19 global pandemic seems to have hit every neighborhood regardless of location and size, with many small businesses forced to shutter their doors permanently as their incomes dried up when customers stayed at home. If you run a business, you’re probably struggling to find ways to protect your … Continue reading 3 Simple Ways to Protect Your Business During COVID-19

4 Ways to Help Black-Owned Businesses Survive & Thrive Now

Nahla Davies November 16, 2020 By now, everyone knows that Covid-19 is decimating small businesses across the country; fewer are aware that the negative impact of the pandemic has fallen disproportionately on Black businesses. If you’re a Black business owner, that might not come as news, but for many, the recent New York Times analysis … Continue reading 4 Ways to Help Black-Owned Businesses Survive & Thrive Now

Why Agility is Essential to Your Survival: 15 Eye-Opening Stats

Engelina Jaspers October 1, 2020 geralt / Pixabay There is no shortage of opinions on what’s needed for business to recover from the current pandemic. New technology tools? Financial relief? More sales? Loyal customers? Workplace strategies? Expanded supplier base? Different skills? Marketing efficiencies? Yes, all the above are needed to rebound and emerge stronger following … Continue reading Why Agility is Essential to Your Survival: 15 Eye-Opening Stats

4 Things Your Company Should Be Investing in to Help Recover from COVID-19

Kimberly Zhang August 12, 2020 The road to recovery from COVID-19 gets longer every day, but businesses should start planning now if they want to see results soon. Research from McKinsey & Company shows that over one third of companies are at risk of permanent closure due to COVID-19, and those that do make it … Continue reading 4 Things Your Company Should Be Investing in to Help Recover from COVID-19

Video is the Backbone of the Strongest Business Continuity Plans

Lauren Barry — June 11, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic and the continued stay at home orders much of the world is still experiencing has created extraordinary challenges for businesses of all kinds. With varying degrees of readiness, enterprises around the world have had to quickly transition to a remote workforce and find ways to continue … Continue reading Video is the Backbone of the Strongest Business Continuity Plans