September's very tragic events in New Orleans and on the U.S. Gulf Coast got me wondering what I would do if my business were wiped out. You need to ask this question about your business, too.
You need to ask this question about your business, too. Your customer list should be stored in a secure place off site - in light of recent events, maybe even out of state. Customer lists are a gold mine. If you have your customer list, you can start your business over because you know the names, telephone numbers, e-mails and addresses of your customers and potential customers.