It is a song by R.E.M released in 2009. What did they know then?
Staycations and vacationing at home carrying on camping has never been so popular.
International travel has eased, but it does come with a warning, green today could be red tomorrow, making holidays abroad a lottery. And France, our channel neighbour, is still the joker in the pack, although this time it isn’t a port or ferry strike!
Entente cordiale remains, even though we’ve left the Euro Club!
No Disney this year, yet another rollover…
Extremes of weather worldwide with flash flooding and intense heat is a constant reminder of global warming and the consequences of our choices.
The relaxing of covid restrictions harms remote working, infections, and the workforce’s pinging is putting businesses under pressure as they transition to a new state of normal!
Are the infection numbers true as quickly as they rose? They are now starting to fall, so what does that really mean?
Has everyone done the cynical thing and switched off their Bluetooth, let alone loaded the NHS app!
Whatever the daily news brings, much of it is out of our control.
So, what do you do as a small business owner?
Keep a stiff upper lip, prepare for the worst as you know it and carry on…
“Opportunity doesn’t waste time with those who are unprepared” Idowu Koyenikan.
Is it really the end of the world as we know it?