The world is changing as I am writing this post about dealing with the sudden change in business, it is changing every second. But many times we forget this thing and we got too busy doing our daily business work. Suddenly we find that our processes have suddenly outdated because of technological changes or because of consumer preferences changes we are lagging behind. Following things helped me to deal with the changes I had in my business; they may help you too.
Be Positive: yup, this is the main thing that will help you keep going even in the face of difficulties all around you, you should KNOW this in your heart that everything will be all right.
Take Your Time: Your business needs you to be fresh so if you need to take 1 or 2 days to be cool or to let the heat down, take it.
Brainstorming: Start brainstorming about how you can deal with the situation whatever comes into your mind, don’t judge it, just start writing it down as many ideas as you get.
Take Advice: Take advice from the people who you think are worthy enough to help you in your business.
Test Ideas: Now whatever Ideas you have generated in the brainstorming phase, test them how many of them can be applied to help you out in your current situation. Rank your ideas from 1 -5 (1 being the most suitable and 5 being the least).
Make Action Plan: Now make the action plan for applying these ideas to your current business. Decide the phases and their deadlines for implementing the ideas selected.
Take Action: Yea, the above work will be wasted if you fail to take action, take action according to the deadlines decided in the action plan and your business will be back to its previous phase.
Kaizen: It is a Japanese term which means continuous improvement, yup this is the step which will help you in the growth of your business. So don’t forget to do the brainstorming for fresh new ideas for improvement of your business.