In the past two years, businesses around the world have faced immense and unpredicted difficulties, with many having no choice but to shut their doors.
But there have also been those that were able to withstand the challenges brought on by the pandemic and to stay afloat. How is this possible? One way is through investment.
Investments ideally allow for future growth opportunities within a business, but they can also be a “financial cushion” for unforeseen circumstances. Often small business owners don’t plan ahead for unforeseen circumstances, which costs the business more and places additional pressure on cashflow.
5 things to consider when investing
All businesses, regardless of the segment in which you operate or the size of your operation, should invest part of your profits into investment products outside of re-investing into the business.