Stressful economic times often cause business owners to put their head in the sand with try to withstand the storm.
It’s hard to pivot when you can’t see what’s coming. It’s even harder to effect change when you won’t look up. For giant companies, change is the enemy, but small businesses are uniquely prepared to take on the challenge and change and adapt when the time calls for it. In these uncertain times, it can feel particularly challenging for business owners to plan the future, especially when it feels like we’re running on “what if’s” on a daily basis. The truth is that we as business owners can continue to accept this chaos and let the chaos run us, or business owners can hunker down, decide to accept that change is inevitable, and plan out the future.