Is Your Business Ready for “The New Normal”?August 2020
The Coronavirus pandemic may have permanently changed the way we do business. The long-term effects are going to be with us for the foreseeable future and we’ll be wearing protective masks, social distancing, and increasing our virtual and online communications to carry on with daily business.
While shifting into this “new normal”, every industry will be revising their current procedures and many will need to make significant changes in order to succeed. If you are able to recognize the necessary changes needed to make the shift in your business, you’ll be able to overcome the challenges more quickly. Here are some suggestions to guide you through the process.
- Always maintain safety for your employees, customers and suppliers.*
- Clearly communicate the internal and external changes with everyone so they understand why they are deemed necessary by your organization.
- Although many businesses have been severely impacted during the Covid 19 pandemic, it’s possible that new opportunities for products or services that your company may be able to provide, may be just around the corner.
- Position your business for its best success by continuing to evolve with the times.
*More recommendations on company safety are offered by OSHA and can be found with this link.