Karnataka Floods- In August 2019, the western coast of India was lashed by heavy rains. Karnataka faced major damage and destruction. 7 lakh people in the state were displaced.
Cyclone Fani– Storm of the 2019 North Indian. Also the strongest tropical cyclone to hit the state of Odisha. 11 lakh people were evacuated from damaged area.
Kerala Floods– Incessant rains in the state caused flooding in many parts of Kerala. The highest numbers of people were dislocated. The total damage caused by these floods is yet to be estimated.
All of these Natural disasters forced business activity to be shut down in the respective states.
Protest-Businesses are affected by strikes in many different ways. Because of the protest and strikes, common people are not able to commute to their destination. Which forced business owners to shut their workplace.
In pandemic businesses around the world faced a hard time. Tough restrictions have been implemented everything was shutdown. The fear of getting affected has made people hesitant to step out of their homes. which accelerated an expansion of e-commerce, online service companies. Therefore, Over 70% of businesses are converting to e-commerce. It has provided customers with access to a significant variety of products from the convenience and safety of their homes. 71% of businesses are trying to catch up with the rising demands of customers. 41% of businesses are making the most out of the pandemic by maintaining and increasing their digital presence across all channels.
Therefore, schools, institutes, parents, and students learn from Coronavirus Pandemic and adopt the concept of online learning with the help of technology which popular know as Edtech.
Similarly, in other sectors also people adopt new technology to boost their business.
Various businesses are transitioning from traditional to online business. On the other hand, according to the report, 45% of small and medium businesses don’t have a website. They are still figuring what to do. Will it give long term benefit. And how to do it.
Nobody can predict 2021, pandemic like coronavirus hit again of course with a different name but maybe with the same consequences. Covid-19 gives a chance to adopt new technology and cope up with the new demand. So, Learn From Coronavirus Pandemic and adopt new technology. Start taking online business seriously. Look the brighter side of it transformation from offline to online can be highly beneficial.
Have 24/7 Office
With an online business, you can able to serve a large number of customers irrespective of their location and time. The customer doesn’t need to visit physically. With an online business, you can work 24/7. No holidays can stop you can stop your business to grow. Can work overtime without incurring extra money. Thus, with an online business, you can improve customer service
Increase Sale With Safety
Even when you’re closed, customers will be able to purchase goods and services online. Basically, your website is work for you, even when you’re not working yourself.
To conclude I, just want to say change need to be constant. To grow economical we need to implement new technology in our business. otherwise, we lost if competition.