It doesn’t matter what you did or didn’t do in lockdown

"SSB founder and business coach, Nicky, spoke with Design Studio owner, Bekki Stovell when we were first emerging from lockdown to discuss its impact on business owners"

With the possibility of another lockdown in the air, we’re reflecting on what lockdown meant for UK businesses the first time round.

SSB founder and business coach, Nicky, spoke with Design Studio owner, Bekki Stovell when we were first emerging from lockdown to discuss its impact on business owners.

Did you find yourself struggling to maintain business or were you one of the UK based businesses that boomed? As a business coach I know there were two sides to the story but coming from the perspective of seeing my clients navigate challenging times and actually thrive, Bekki and I were keen to explore the landscape and how we can move forward in complex times.

Covid has its bad news stories for sure, but for many businesses Corona Virus has opened up new market places, more awareness, increased online sales, alternative ways of working, much needed updates and diversification that many businesses now say they will continue to incorporate into their business plans going forward.

Watch or listen below to learn the best approaches we observed and why they inspired us, as business owners ourselves, and why doing less but thinking more reaps rewards for the long term.