Guidance and Resources for Small Business Owners
Chances are you have experienced the impact from the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic in some shape or form. News and information seem to be announced by the hour and the world is working to develop guidelines, provide updates and inform the public on how to handle this outbreak. Above all, being informed and staying calm will help us all get through this situation.
Small business owners may be especially hard-hit by this disease and its after effects. Finding helpful and useful information is critical to staying calm and reassuring customers and employees that the situation is as under control as it can be.
Provided below are links to information to help you navigate these waters. While the list is just a small sample of the information available, these are reputable resources that will at least set you on a path towards preparedness.
SBA (US Small Business Administration) – resource pages with updates, guidance for businesses and employers, related government agency links and SBA product information.
CDC (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) – detailed information on disease information and strategies for employers.
Homebase – small business approach to managing COVID-19