In the wake of the recent election, small businesses seem to be at a crossroads. Questions regarding the market, taxes, healthcare, and many others are still weighing on the hearts and minds of small business owners across our great nation.
What does this change mean both short- and long-term? How will our small business growth be impacted in the days, weeks, months, and years to come?
The truth is we cannot be sure. We have to put our political differences aside and focus on continuing the momentum we have built in our small businesses. Despite the gains and losses we will continue to face as small business owners, we have to forge ahead and use any advice we can to forge ahead.
This is a great nation, powered by freedom and opportunity. We would be foolish to let one (granted, historical) election prevent us from realizing our full potential. We are entrepreneurs. We care about our small businesses. We are a cornerstone of the American economy. Our work is valuable. Our mission is pure. Let us unite and show the rest of the world how incredible we are and will always remain.
Here are 5 pieces of advice to keep you going today, and every day, so that your small business may thrive and our economy with it.