Infrastructure to Help your Business Survive & Thrive

July 28, 2020

The GrowthLab Weekly Jump is an information session hosted every Monday that tackles relevant issues in today’s trying times. Jumpstart your week with practical advice in times of uncertainty.

In case you missed this week’s Jump session, you can find the slide deck & recording below:

Action Items for This Week:

  1. Carve out 3 hours this week to “Step Back & Think Ahead”… 

Where do you need to spend 3 hours this week as you move from a “survival” mindset to a “thrive” mindset and focus on infrastructure?


Moving from “Survive” to “Thrive”

  • First, know your Framework:
    • Can you thrive by ADJUSTING?
    • Do you need to PIVOT to thrive?
    • If you can’t thrive either way, what is your TRANSITION plan?
  • Second, with that in hand:
    • What INFRASTRUCTURE do you need to invest in to thrive?

Small Business Infrastructure

Pillars of Critical Infrastructure (and examples):

  1. Marketing & Content
    • Blog Platform
    • Social Media Profiles
    • Website
  2. Accounting & Business Intelligence
    • Accounting Software & Processes
    • BI / Dashboard Systems & Processes
  3. CRM & Customer Support
    • CRM Software
    • Customer Support/ Ticketing Software
  4. Supply Chain & Inventory 
    • Inventory Management
    • Purchasing Management
  5. People Management & Training
    • Payroll & Departments
    • Recruiting
    • Training & Development
  6. IT Infrastructure
    • Remote Meetings
    • Email & Biz Systems
    • Cloud Storage

Additional Resources from our Blog:

GrowthLab’s Financial Survival Guide

15 Questions About The PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Process

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