Tempest Risk Management LLC was one of 15 Delaware companies selected to be awarded an entrepreneurial EDGE grant. Tempest provides business continuity and operations consultation to small businesses in the state of Delaware. Tempest plans to use the grant fund the development of the Tempest Gateway, a SaaS, cloud based small business operatoins platform. Read the article in the Delaware Business Times.
While getting run over by a reindeer may be low on the threat list to your small business, the analogy is apt in that MANY things can go wrong during the holiday season that can affect any businesses, small or large. This time of year, businesses need to be especially wary of and prepared for threats that may cause a disruption and have plans in place to minimize the impact as much as possible.
Large businesses with multiple locations across several or many states have the resources available to more easily absorb the impact from a major storm. But small businesses are often left with limited resources and support to prepare for and recover from disruptions. In this article, we offer resources and tips on preparation and recovery for small businesses BEYOND plywood and sandbags.
People get sick. People die. People quit. Every company has one or more roles that just HAVE to be done every day. If the person doing that job now were to suddenly not be able to perform, it could be disastrous. A pre planned Succession Plan is your insurance against a major disruption when the inevitable occurs. But you don't need to hire a fancy lawyer to put something simple in place. This easy DIY succession plan guide can help you quickly get SOMETHING in place when the unthinkable happens.