Poll question: Rising to the challenge

There's a long list of business challenges in early 2022. What's number one?
Average price per gallon of regular gas is up to $3.61, compared to $2.72 a year ago, according to AAA.

"The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion."
—Abraham Lincoln

A short list of challenges facing the hardware and building supply industry include rising gas prices, inflation in general, product procurement and the still unsettling Covid-19 situation. 

Many of the above, and many more, are inter-related, feeding on each other. Still, for the purposes of identifying the top, number-one, ultimate challenge for this audience, here's this week's poll question: