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One of the toughest decisions we face with the COVID 19 crisis is how much staff we need.  When do we impose layoffs?  I have never in 40 years had to lay off an employee due to any economic crisis. But this time it's different.  Half my staff is layed off, primarily becuase sales have dropped more than half. 

To paraphrase Abraham Lincoln: "It's better to cut a limb to save the body; never sacrifice the body to save a limb."  

Believe me, it's tough, but we all need to make the decisions that we save your company.  

 

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