Disasters happen, whether they be internal, or, even more importantly, external disasters. To be specific, you never know when the sewer will back up, or your town will be hit by a natural disaster. These are the kinds of things that businesses tend to forget about, and will kill 43% of those hit according to Becky McCray’s article.
You know the importance of backing up your computer files, and having two copies of most documents, but do you have a plan in place if your place of business is completely destroyed? Think through what you would need to have in order to get your business back up and running, and start getting those processes in place. If you never have to use them that’s great, but if the time ever comes where you do need it, you’ll be prepared.