Disaster Recovery

Hurricane Sandy and Its Aftermath: By the Numbers
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Hurricane Sandy and Its Aftermath: By the Numbers

See just how brutal last year's superstorm Sandy really was.
Diana Ransom
Will Businesses Be Protected If Superstorms Like Sandy Strike Again?
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Will Businesses Be Protected If Superstorms Like Sandy Strike Again?

Hard-hit cities have rolled out all sorts of business-recovery programs. We spoke with some of their mayors and small-business officials to get a peek at the details.
Neil Parmar
A Year After Sandy, Business Owners Living a New Normal
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A Year After Sandy, Business Owners Living a New Normal

Hurricane Sandy brought devastation to businesses in New York and New Jersey, in the process teaching business owners some valuable lessons. It even sparked a new startup.
Brian Patrick Eha
3 Ways Tech Entrepreneurs Can Help, and Grow, During a Natural Disaster
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3 Ways Tech Entrepreneurs Can Help, and Grow, During a Natural Disaster

In a time of need, the efforts of tech 'treps who volunteer can go a long way toward charity, networking and pushing innovation.
Amy Gahran
Why Every Business Needs a Technology Plan
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Why Every Business Needs a Technology Plan

Your company should document the technology it uses so that the information is available at critical times.
Ameen Khwaja
Six Months After Hurricane Sandy, Many Businesses Are Still Struggling to Recover
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Six Months After Hurricane Sandy, Many Businesses Are Still Struggling to Recover

A look at how New York City businesses are getting back on their feet after the devastating impact of Hurricane Sandy.
Brian Patrick Eha
Startups Offer Aid After Boston Marathon Attack
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Startups Offer Aid After Boston Marathon Attack

From raising money to providing accommodations, entrepreneurs lend support to those impacted by the Boston Marathon bombings.
Brian Patrick Eha
Building a 'Growth Team' and Other Tips This Week
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Building a 'Growth Team' and Other Tips This Week

How your personal network can fuel your productivity, how confidence can defeat burnout, why your products need emotional content and more: our best tips of the week.
Brian Patrick Eha
How Franchises Worked Together After Superstorm Sandy
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How Franchises Worked Together After Superstorm Sandy

Franchises played a major recovery role in the wake of Sandy, with corporate parents rallying to get local units running so they could help communities in need. Here's how some companies banded together to weather the storm.
What's Ahead for the SBA in 2013
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What's Ahead for the SBA in 2013

A look at what the federal government's small-business agency could be up to this year and beyond.
Catherine Clifford
How 3 Franchise Owners Came Back From Disaster
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How 3 Franchise Owners Came Back From Disaster

When times got tough, these franchisees held their ground and didn't look back.
Gwen Moran
6 Lessons from Small Businesses Damaged by Superstorm Sandy
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6 Lessons from Small Businesses Damaged by Superstorm Sandy

The stories of three resilient entrepreneurs who used strength and resourcefulness to keep their businesses going after the storm.
Gwen Moran
Business Interruption Insurance: What It Will -- and Won't -- Cover
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Business Interruption Insurance: What It Will -- and Won't -- Cover

Special coverage can help you recoup profits lost during storms and other disasters. Here's what you need to know.
Carol Tice
How One Franchise Owner Got His Businesses Running After Hurricane Sandy
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How One Franchise Owner Got His Businesses Running After Hurricane Sandy

How Eric Casaburi's Retro Fitness and Let's Yo! franchise systems bounced back after the superstorm.
Gwen Moran