Small Business Resources for COVID-19Jennifer Gates2020-08-04T16:07:15-06:00
Business Recovery Initiative
The Business Recovery Initiative, powered by the Grand Junction SBDC, is ready to help businesses recover during challenging times by providing no-cost business training, workshops, and individualized consulting.
Emergency Paid Leave Rule – This rule is meant to limit the spread of highly contagious disease and enables workers in at-risk occupations to access testing.
Unemployment Insurance – During layoffs, all employees are encouraged to apply for unemployment insurance. Those who are job-attached (meaning workers will be expected to return after a separation of up to 16 weeks) should file as “job-attached.”
Work-Share Program may allow certain employees who have had reduced hours to claim partial unemployment benefits.