There are a number of ways you can avoid having to lay off staff during COVID-19.
Many businesses across Canada are finding success in the COVID economy by pivoting to satisfy areas where demand is high.
Whether that's restaurants moving to a delivery model, or breweries offering curbside delivery, lots of businesses are coping by switching operations to service clients online. Start by reading Small Business BC’s article on Managing and Pivoting in a Time of Crisis. This article provides practical information on ways small businesses can navigate this challenging time.