If a natural disaster were to strike, would your company be ready? Has your management team hardened the business to continue operating in case of a disaster?
With natural catastrophes growing in number and severity, businesses more than ever need to have in place plans for a quick recovery for the sake of their investors, customers, employees and vendors.
Here are some basic tips to ensure the survival of a small business in the event of a disaster:
There is no cookie-cutter approach to hardening your business to cope with a disaster.
All businesses are different, and one may have different needs than another business next door.
Above all, though, use your judgment, critical thinking skills and work through the different contingencies that may affect your organization.