How can we get through this?

It’s a difficult time that we’re living through. Who would ever have thought we would see a pandemic of this magnitude.

The Corona virus is affecting so many lives worldwide, with people getting sick or even losing loved ones.

Another side effect of this virus is the tremendous impact it has on our businesses and finances. As people are quarantined and in lock down, their businesses is taking a huge blow and unfortunately many will not survive financially.

Covid 19 hit businesses hard and the number 1 question is: How can we get through this?

The answer is:

Build brand

You need to build your brand right now. How do you do that?

You build brand by putting out content. Content like ‘Q & A shows’, write articles like ’10 Tips on how to be a great writer’ or ‘5 things to think about when you’re planning a party’.

Just put out information and tell stories. 3, 4, 5, 6 Pieces of content a day. Nothing promotional, don’t try to sell now. The idea is to really bring value to your audience. This is where we are at right now.

Use all platforms, your Blog, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn and yes, TikTok.

Give out your best ideas for free. Don’t be afraid of your ideas being “stolen”. The world is abundant. If someone runs with it and creates a business, awesome. You have to realize, that it’s not coming out of your pocket. Just because someone else is doing it, it doesn’t mean that you are losing business. Your best ideas lead to business.

Don’t make the mistake to go radio silent.

People are still online, maybe even more than usual now that they have time on their hands.

Here are some more things you can do for your business now:

Update your social media accounts and even start with those new ones you still wanted to try but didn’t have the time to figure out.

Update your Website and start that Blog.

Create and post content for your social media on a daily basis.

Patience is the key. Things will pick up again. It may get worse before it gets better, but it will get BETTER.

… And when all this is over … Let’s support each other.