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Cover your Bases

Leaving your business for a while? You need a game plan.

This story appears in the February 2008 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

If you ever need to leave your business for an extended period of time, you'll want to plan ahead for when you can return, if at all. Whether you want to suspend operations temporarily or keep the company running without you, Deploy Proof helps by giving you a step-by-step guide through the entire process. Developed by The Veterans Corporation, the site focuses on active members of the military who are expecting deployment, but its advice can be useful for almost any business owner who faces an impending absence.

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With Sandy, a little virtual help goes a long way.

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