Ever since Covid-19 pandemic has stuck the earth, the world went to a great deal of jeopardy. The pandemic has already claimed millions of lives. Businesses that possibly would generate billions and trillion dollars of revenue are now at the halt and in uncertainty. World economy is in great turmoil. When such crisis is overpowering everything, some have managed to put successful efforts to survive and even thrive during Covid-19 crisis. Few have recently put their statements clear and that is thriving business in covid-19 pandemic is very much possible. Through this piece of article we will try to evaluate how these ingenious entrepreneurs have managed to run forward with their business even during Corona virus pandemic.
Establishing an effective remote work environment
When lockdown was ruled in the early months of 2020 in various nations, most of the local and international companies were not ready to deal with this scenario. As a result majority businesses went into total shutdown. Company owners started to look up for the best possible ways to carry out company activities during this critical environment.
They therefore had only one option in hand to survive with the business and that is digitizing their business activities. Very soon they have realized the effectiveness of remote working process. Many companies especially tech based companies went totally remote as soon as office activities are concerned. Such initiative although sounded difficult and not fully effective, but condition such as COVID pandemic demanded such drastic measures which can keep workers safe at the same time keep the business running.
When world pandemic took away all social freedom, all business decided to rely on digital platform to keep the economy keep running. Consultancy fields also took this tip into considerations and decided to run their business through online. When physical offices are all shut down, owners and entrepreneurs equipped to provide online consultancies to their clients. Person to person or business to business consultancy on various professional fields have increased quite a folds during this lockdown era.
This also proved a fact that; lockdown due to COVID-19 may limited the freedom of movements and real life collaborations, but the demands for expertise and experiences always pays off no matter what the situation turn out to be. With that in mind, online consultancy eventually emerged out to be one of the prospective business sectors that showed opportunities before many business initiators when most of others are struggling to pull up all their losses.
E commerce business
When most of the commercial giants are falling apart, ecommerce businesses seems to be moving on a different track. With the ever increasing demands of regular items among people locked up in their own house, ecommerce sites seem to be the only convenient and safer option to deliver their daily needs. From regular groceries to vital medications, ecommerce platform has the reputations to narrow down the distance between you and the market. Moreover, this is the most optimal way to order and get products without even moving your foot out of the house.
Ecommerce business is one of the fast thriving businesses in covid-19. This is not only facilitating consumers, but also putting a great contribution at manufacturers and suppliers level. When other supply chains are at stake, ecommerce businesses are helping not only consumers by sending their demands at their doorsteps, but also helping out, farmers, manufacturers, goods transporters, delivery personnel and many more in between the whole process to sustain during this critical pandemic scenario.
Online tutorial services
When schools, colleges, universities and other educational institutes are shutdown, some ingenious business initiators use this condition to their own benefit. How is that? These wise entrepreneurs came up with online tutorial services. Online social websites such as Facebook, YouTube are their main platforms. These services undertake various academic and professional skill development courses as a result interested viewers and pupils subscribe and pay for premium modules.
Other advantage of making of such tutorial videos are that these doesn’t take a whole lot of resources and office spaces but just only basic smart phone or camera equipments and a small space at the corner of the living room. All these tutorials demand are expertise and firm skills. If a tutorial maker is well aware of the skill sets and have minimum equipments, he/she can think of uploading these tutorials for target clients and expect a thriving business out of this sector even in this covid-19 pandemic period.
Online customer support
Sectors related to the online customer support seem to be a thriving business in present pandemic. Whether health support, or seek for urgent support of law and enforcements, the online customer support agencies are at high demand now. Many nations come up with national online customer support help desks to deal with Covid patients as well as general patients. Most of these online based support hubs are responsibly linking patients with medical personnel and some of these services are even providing clients with free or on demand advices as well as emergency help services.
Thriving business in Covid-19 pandemic is difficult. Not all businesses have the opportunity to do well during this lockdown period. People however, slowly started to come out from their cocoons and scientist are putting their day and nights I one line to come out from a stable remedy from this disease.
Nevertheless, this is a slow process and you can expect longer time before you can finally come out with all confidence to start the venture once again in the face of earth. Till that time all we can do is wait and rely on ideas that can sustain our business in this critical period of time. If not thrive, at least we should try to make sure that this pandemic doesn’t take completely ruin our businesses once and for all. Covid-19 must not take away the very essence and spirit of our life or else, starting businesses all over again right after pandemic ends will be a matter of impossibility.
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