SPECIAL EDITION - Ian Mean and Phil Smith reflect on 3 weeks in lockdown

Apr 09, 2020, 10:06 AM
In this special edition episode, Nigel hands over the reins to Ian Mean, former Editor of Western Daily Press, who speaks to Phil Smith, Managing Director at Business West, about current challenges for business and why there is hope on the horizon.

Ian gets Phil's thoughts on:

  • The calm before the storm (0:28).
  • The business heroes and zeros of coronavirus (0:53).
  • Councils and their ability to get the new grant money out to businesses (3:03).
  • Should we be planning for a post-coronavirus world now? (4:17).
  • The huge response to the Trading Through Coronavirus campaign (6:25).
  • A message of caution and hope for business (7:35).
  • The importance of 'people' (12:00). 

For further guidance and support, or to raise a particular question or concern please visit: www.tradingthroughcoronavirus.co.uk