In the wake of Hurricane Irma, millions of homes and businesses were left without power for up to two weeks. Businesses struggled to find procedures for such an event, as a natural disaster has not hit with as much force in over a decade. Back in 2012, New York faced a similar crisis with the disastrous effects of Hurricane Sandy. Following the hurricane, Nancy Jackson with Entrepreneur listed ways businesses could make sure they were prepared for future disaster. Take time to read through this list including how to test your preparedness and communication planning. Make sure that the next hurricane to head towards Florida unites your company instead of distancing it.