Up to the lock-down, most business owners were fully engaged in running their businesses and chasing new sales opportunities. The opportunity to take time out to consider longer-term issues: expanding your business, planning for a business exit or retirement, were fanciful strategies that may have crossed our minds in the second before we slept or when stretched out on a beach towel.
In the present lock-down hiatus perhaps we have an opportunity to find space for this sort of planning?
Clearly, the Coronavirus outbreak has had a global effect – we are all in the same boat – so we are not looking at local changes in isolation. The world markets for the exchange of goods and services have been severely challenged and disrupted, accordingly, the world post COVID-19 is likely to be different to what we have come to expect in the past.
Taking time out now, while there is time, may be a productive use of our grey cells.
The questions we need to ask could include:
If you are interested in this process we can help. Please call any time to discuss your options. None of us will be exempt from the challenges ahead.
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