*Originally published on SecuritySales.com
In this video/podcast, industry stalwarts provide COVID-19 strategies and guidance to owners, operators and managers of security companies.
The novel coronavirus pandemic has changed the world as we know it. Many businesses have been shut down while non essential workers must work from home in an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19.
To help security professionals weather this crisis, SSI conducted a business continuity roundtable featuring some of the most well-respected and experienced members of the industry.
SSI Editor-in-Chief Scott Goldfine along with Matterhorn Consulting Principal and SSI Business Fitness columnist Paul Boucherle, Giacalone Associates Principal and SSI Monitoring Matters columnist Peter Giacalone and Reitman Consulting Group Principal and SSI Editorial Advisory Board member Mitch Reitman, answer the following questions:
- What are three things owners and operators of security dealer and integrator businesses should prioritize during the lockdown period?
- What are three things owners and operators of security and integrator businesses should prioritize once lockdowns are lifted?
- What are three products, systems and/or services you see growth opportunity in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, and why?
- Ultimately, what do you believe will be the short and long-term effects of the crisis for the security industry?
To best accommodate your consumption preference, you can either view the roundtable in the video below, or download it as a podcast to listen on the go.
SSI will continue to keep industry professionals informed with news and developments related to COVID-19, as well as its usual timely security business and technology content. For the latest specifically related to the pandemic, visit the coronavirus tag page.