By Bill Begal, an EO DC member and founder and president of Begal Enterprises, Inc., a fire, water and disaster restoration company that responds to the hospitality, retail, manufacturing, industrial, healthcare and real estate industries throughout the US.
As the owner of a disaster restoration business, I’ve seen the kind of impact crises can have on entrepreneurs. These crises often make us wonder: Am I really prepared for an emergency? When something unforeseen occurs—a flood, fire or storm, for example— every moment makes a difference, especially when you’re away from business on travel. Here are some emergency preparation tips based on the experience of past clients. (more…)