Control these five areas of your construction business to address uncertainty during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Perhaps the hardest part of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the uncertainty – not knowing what will happen next. The rapid spread of the virus that resulted in essentially locking down the U.S. is unprecedented in our lifetimes, and the inability for even the experts to predict the human toll and economic outcome causes stress and fear for everyone.
Because none of us can control the outcome, you must try to control those things you can. Following are some areas you have control over in your business:How you communicate. Continual, honest communication with those on your payroll and your customers is essential.
Share the facts about what’s happening in the industry, the community and within your organization. Don’t be brutally honest but don’t sugarcoat things either.