To all the businesses who have closed today in Melbourne, as part of Stage 4 restrictions, and to all the other businesses around Australia who continue to be impacted by closures, we send our love and support.
It is now over four months since our world was turned upside down and our core industry was 'shut down'. We have been (and still are) where you now find yourself so we wanted to share our advice and top tips on how to get through this.
You will get through it, it will stretch you, you will have your ups and downs, and your business might come out looking a little (or a lot) different, but you will also find great new opportunities
Here are our top tips and what we have learnt along the way:
We send all our love and support to you and if you need to chat to someone who has been through it, we are here to listen.
Georgie Stayches is Founder and Chief Engagement Officer of Fetching Events & Communications, a boutique agency specialising in event management, communications and volunteer management. Fetching Events & Communications specialises in working with NGOs, NFPs, peak bodies, associations and community groups.