#88: Tactical Tuesday: How to Leverage the New Business Norm of COVID-19


Jason A. Duprat, Entrepreneur, Healthcare Practitioner and Host of the Healthcare Entrepreneur Academy Podcast discusses how you can leverage the ‘new norm’ of the coronavirus to benefit your business. Learn several options for utilizing your downtime to uniquely position your business and yourself in your area of expertise. 


Episode Highlights:

  • There’s a great deal of misinformation going around regarding the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. 

  • To balance the fearmongering, stay tuned for special episodes of this podcast with experts to address coronavirus concerns within healthcare.

  • As an entrepreneur, there are ways to be productive during this time of self quarantine and self isolation. 

  • Unfortunately, many people will waste their downtime focusing strictly on entertainment and not self-improvement.   

  • Jason shares his top book recommendations to move your business forward. (See Resource section for titles and authors).

  • In addition to books, podcasts and online courses are great ways to upgrade your knowledge. 

  • Prepare to catch the up-curve of the next cycle in the economy. 

  • 1099 workers can do a quick self-analysis of their skillset and reposition themselves.  

  • Take advantage of the gig economy and get prepared to become a coach in your area of expertise. Market your products and services on websites like Nextdoor, Upwork, Freelancer and Craigslist. 

  • Take some time to spend with your family.  

  • The Ketamine Academy and IV Therapy Academy are offering a 50% discount. See additional information in the Resource section. 


3 Key Points:

  1. 1099 workers are becoming the first ones to lose work hours during the coronavirus.  

  2. Remain productive by learning and preparing during this downturn and spend your time  moving towards achieving your goals.  

  3. Additional podcasts Jason recommends are: Entrepreneurs on Fire, Build Your Network and Travis Chappell’s new podcast World Class.


Tweetable Quotes:

  • “You would think healthcare providers and professionals would be pretty safe during this time. But shockingly, there’s been a massive number of temporary layoffs, especially in the anesthesia world.” – Jason A. Duprat

  • “The Surgeon General recommended the cancelation of all elected surgeries in areas  affected by COVID-19.” – Jason A. Duprat

  • “For those who don’t have enough reserve funds, for those who didn’t take good care of their customers, there’s a good chance many will go out of business and this is going to be your opportunity.” – Jason A. Duprat


Resources Mentioned:

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