Chat Recap: Staying the Course In a Crisis

On the last Tuesday in March, we held a special chat, where top independent communication professionals shared thought leadership, tips and advice in response to questions submitted by the community (learn how to join us here). On March 31, 2020 we weighed in with opinions and insight on the following topics of interest:

  1. Should I wait until things are normal again to market my business? #solopr
  2. How should I approach business development right now? #solopr
  3. Is anyone hiring new solos / agencies right now? #solopr
  4. How do I handle clients that need to cut their budget right now? #solopr
  5. I have lost a lot of business, what can I do right now? #solopr
  6. Should I discount my services because of Covid-19? #solopr
  7. What should I be doing differently right now? #solopr
  8. I had a growth plan, do I need to readjust? #solopr
  9. The industries I worked with are shut down, how do I pivot? #solopr
  10. What are you doing to stay sane and optimistic? #solopr

A few of the top tweets are highlighted below (followed by a link to the full transcript):

Be sure to check out the transcript in PDF for the full discussion. Please note that the transcript is in reverse chronological order.