The law of client attraction starts with having an ideal client profile that you have targeted for your products or services. It's too hard to sell to everyone in the new economy, we need to narrow down our focus, and do very targeted marketing. That way you can customize your marketing messages and everything you use to get clients specifically for that particular client.
As someone who works with entrepreneurs on a daily basis, I see their struggles firsthand. However, I have to say that the majority of their struggles are not brought on by the weak economy but are self-inflicted and totally fixable. It's simply a matter of determining exactly what you need in your business to be more profitable and designing a map that leads to that success step-by-step.
Did we do everything right in response to the tragedies? No. But we're learning and applying what we've learned to our Best Practices so that as a company we can continue to get better at what we do, continue to improve our service to our customers and clients, and to always, always put people first.