We have all experienced the minor inconvenience of a loss of power and its effect on your business which relies on communication with your customers and vendors via phone and internet. But are you prepared for a major disaster that keeps you from doing business for weeks or months at a time?
According to the Institute for Business and Home Safety, an estimated 25 percent of businesses do not reopen following a major disaster. Will you be one of the 25 percent if disaster strikes you and your business?
The following recommendations from the U.S. Small Business Administration can start you on your way to creating a disaster recovery plan for your business: