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Protect your business.

Cyber-attacks, fires, prolonged power outages, construction, blizzards, floods—incidents and natural forces like these can strike with little or no warning, threatening your company’s existence. Don’t be a statistic. With a comprehensive, well-crafted disruption and disaster recovery plan you significantly improve your business’ resilience and well-being in the event of emergency.

Small Business Cybersecurity Workbook

Business preparedness is not just about natural disasters. It’s also about defending yourself against cyber threats.

Cybersecurity is not an issue that only big brands need to worry about. Small businesses are at risk as well – from a data breach to an angry employee withholding passwords.

Take steps today to improve your cybersecurity, download your own copy of the Small Business Cybersecurity Workbook.

Preparing for a Disaster or Business Disruption

Learn how to keep your business running after disruption or disaster. In 6 online modules, you’ll create an action plan to keep your business safe.

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A Post-Disaster Business Checklist

After a disaster, your natural instinct may be to reopen your business as soon as possible.

However, it’s important to recognize that business after a disaster such as a flood or fire is anything but natural. Key suppliers, employees and customers are all affected. It’s crucial to step back, take a deep breath, and reflect on all options available to you before throwing open the doors again.

This checklist covers areas of consideration and accompanying questions will help you make the best possible decisions for your business after a disaster.

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Disaster Recovery Toolkit for Small Businesses

The purpose of this guide is to help business owners assess the feasibility of reopening, what steps to take and how to reanalyze and restructure your business after a disaster.

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PrepareCT Community Economic Resilience Toolkit 2016

The purpose of this toolkit is to reduce the likelihood of disruption and shorten the time it takes for small businesses to recover – thereby saving jobs and maintaining economic vitality in Connecticut communities.

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Reach your business goals.

Professional business advisors are ready to help you investigate capital opportunities, prepare loan documents, export your products, determine growth strategies, complete market research, develop marketing plans, prepare for business disruption, and more.

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