Barbershops and Small Businesses Surviving COVID-19

About This Episode

Small businesses continue to struggle amidst the COVID-19 pandemic leaving traditional businesses like barbershops to struggle greatly. Now more than ever though, small businesses have been evolving digitally in order to adapt to this ever-changing climate. By having an online payment and appointment system, and a constantly updated web presence, J’Bez Barbershop has been able to sustain their business.

Tune into the Brew as Val speaks with long-time friend and client Gerson Lemus about how his barbershop has been able to weather the storm of the pandemic.

Topics discussed in this episode include:

1. The Origins of J’Bez Barbershop

2. Gerson’s Experience with PPP and Government Aid

3. Smart Financial Business Practices

4. Modernizing Traditional Businesses

5. Gerson’s Failure Story

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