Show Notes

Air Date: 2/23/2021

10 Tips for How Your Small Business Can Beat COVID-19

In this episode, Nancy shares a presentation she gave that the Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce Business Breakfast on January 14, 2021. Throughout the episode, Nancy focuses on how small businesses can navigate the challenging landscape following COVID-19, including empathetically connecting with your customers during a time of upheaval, building and retaining your network through digital and social platforms, creating a sense of safety within brick-and-mortar stores, and more.

  1. Don’t go dark. Listen at 6:16.
  2. Embrace technology. Listen at 9:01.
  3. Touch your customers without actually touching them. Listen at 21:45.
  4. Add a little love to the world. Listen at 25:09.
  5. Take a fresh look at your marketing plan. Listen at 26:21.
  6. Make it easy for people to find you and pay you. Listen at 27:27.
  7. Stay up to date. Listen at 29:55.
  8. Share your safety measures. Listen at 31:14.
  9. Promote an unplugged world. Listen at 32:00.
  10. There is a new sense that life is short. Listen at 34:02.

 

Links:

Maine Municipal Association

Kennebec River Brewfest

Trek Across Maine

Maine State Museum

Kennebec Savings Bank

Holy Cannoli

FirstPark

KeyBank

Maine Wilderness Guide Service, LLC

Joe Pulizzi

Front & Main

The E-Myth Revisited by Michael E. Gerber

The Red Barn

Puritan Medical Products

 

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