The otherevening,Iattended a virtual town hall with Congressman Tom Cole of Oklahoma. Tom talked for nearly fiveminutes,recitingfact afterfactabouthow great the United States economy was right up until the middle of March. It reminded me that we are enormously blessed and had so many things going for us, right up until theCoronavirusbegan to strike seriously. And youknowwhat…westill do.
We have a wonderful future in front of us because this isn't going to last forever. But most people rightnowdon'tthink that way. They're sucked into a vortex of blackness based on all the bad news. That's achoice,andit's one you don't have to make. Asagents,andas agency owners, your income is secure. You can continue to operate your business and keep your people employed if you will go virtual and keep yourself safe from infection. While you're doing that, you can alsolead,notonly your employees but your clients. You can help them understand that we will come through this and we will have those days with the kind of statistics congressman Colementionedagainin the future, helping to create a bigger future. A future for your clients and employees is step one, in making sure that your future is as bright as it should be. Something to think about.