The COVID-19 pandemic quickly changed the way we live and work, with the impact of social isolation. We need to adjust our lives to the new needs of our customers, employers and of course our family and friends. Start making the adjustments you need to now, so when this crisis is over, you are well-positioned to be better than ever.
Make the most of social isolation during the crisis, which could last for many months with the economic impact which could cause havoc for several years to come. Look at your work-life balance as a mixture of time management, commitment, and most importantly, prioritisation.
Determine what combination of professional and personal activities offers to relieve the feelings of isolation and loneliness. Gain the satisfaction you deserve, make the most of what you have, and likely to have in the coming months.
Use the time to get on your bike and use your knowledge to create a better future for you and your family. Forget the social isolation bi. Move on and don’t waste the opportunity to think deeply about how you can create a better future.
What to do when staying at home in social isolation?
Take the pain and take it earlier, and the sooner you will develop strategies and actions to drive a more positive outlook for the future.
There are so many ways you can become the helper others are looking for in this suddenly changing CODIV-19 environment. Of course, you can be a helper by continuing social distancing to keep the virus from spreading in a way which will overwhelm the healthcare system.
You can also do things to support your local businesses. Like ordering takeout food from local restaurants, buying your groceries from local grocers and pre-paying for services you require.
Like on a plane, you have to put your oxygen mask on first. It doesn’t mean freaking out and hunkering down. But it does mean making the right decisions to put your business on a sound trajectory of survival and growth.
To keep busy and try to keep my mind off of what ‘could’ happen, and focus on the possibilities which will open up for you. Start thinking creatively, and learn all you can about working remotely or starting a home-based business.
Contact us for a copy of our tool, “Issues With a Home-Based Business”, it will help you to better understand the social isolation issues, https://faqsupport.com.au/contact-us/
Key Message: Just because you used to do things one way and that way has become easy for you, it doesn’t mean there aren’t still ten better ways to accomplish the same outcomes. Maybe even better and faster.
“If you want to change the world, go home and love your family”. Mother Teresa