If that alarm goes off one more time.  Please just five more minutes?  Should I call off today, what excuse can I use this time?  How many more days until my vacation?  If I work through lunch I can leave earlier.  Man, I hope my supervisor approves my day off request.  How do they have a better shift than me and I have way more time with the company than them?  Ugh, why do I have to work on the holiday?  I hate the politics here!

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Sound familiar?  Sad to say, this is the conversation that many of us have with ourselves everyday regarding our jobs.  But what happens after we go to work and start fantasizing about our lifelong dream of starting our own business?  What really transpires between turning your internal thoughts into an actual physical step of turning your dream into a reality?   

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Are you a business owner facing difficulties during this global pandemic?  Well, this post will help you. Here we will discuss and review different avenues of how to maintain your business during government enforced closures.

Business during government enforced closures

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has become an international pandemic that has spread throughout all regions of the world.  Though initially officials warned the most susceptible to the virus were the elderly and those with predated vulnerable health conditions, COVID-19 has proven to be unbiased in its terror among the nation.  Consuming all with no regard of age, ethnicity, or economic status.  With the number of infected cases consecutively increasing by the day. The primary problem with the virus is how quickly it spreads, which is why to stay safe, it is especially important to maintain social distancing when out in public, washing your hands and avoid touching your face.

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Are you someone who is considering starting a business?  Or are you set to launch your business, but with the current state of the economy, you are now wondering if moving forward is the best decision right now?  If so, this post is for you. 

Businesses during Coronavirus

Unless you live under a rock, we are all aware of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the detrimental impact it has had on our economy.  Spread world-wide, we are literally living through a national pandemic.  And if it is not enough that we must worry about our physical health and protect ourselves as best as possible.  Mr. COVID-19 has now caused nation-wide, governmental shutdowns of nonessential businesses and enforced quarantine orders.  Which has led to the permanent closure of countless businesses, millions on unemployment and countless deaths.      

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