Well, then. Who could have predicted a wet market in China would impact workers of America in such a significant way?
Being in business is often about adapting to adversity. Coping with the unexpected. Responding to change.
Bold entrepreneurs do not lack spirit or ingenuity. There will be disruption of course. But when we pull together, we’ve shown we can rise to the challenge.
Every business across the country has a role to play. It’s business as unusual. But we need to keep the wheels of commerce in motion and together we’ll get through this.
Below are some ideas to help you navigate these unusual times.
Sell more online
One thing is certain, we’re all about to spend a lot more time online. No wonder online shopping is growing so fast. Even if you don’t trade in toilet roll, are you getting your share of online sales? Keep the trade routes open to more customers with an eCommerce site. It might cost less than you expect.
Situations change rapidly. You might need to update your website quickly. All our sites come with a Content Management System (or “CMS”) built-in. Easily edit information yourself, without needing a degree in computer programming.
More than ever, people will be sat in their pants, searching for stuff online. Videos to watch, things to read, new skills to learn, ideas to do, stuff to make, products to buy. And right now, they’re looking for you. Or at least, people like you. Who will they find?
Don’t self-isolate your website. Get found. Use search engine optimization to climb ranks.