SMBs

Vaccinate Your Small Business

Date Added: Dec 2009
Format: HTML

As the H1N1 flu outbreak looks to spread throughout the upcoming winter, many small businesses could find the disease a serious threat to their profitability and, perhaps, long-term survivability. Consequently, it's a good idea for entrepreneurs to take some immediate steps-and if you have already, consider some additional measures-to mitigate the damage a flu outbreak might have upon your business's employees, productivity, and bottom line. For all the many helpful steps a small company can take with regards to the H1N1 flu, however, the two main takeaways on minimizing the flu's impact on your business are pretty simple: 1) Sick workers should stay home and 2) Sick employees found at work should be asked to go home.