4 Ideas For saving Your Business during Lockdown
As we all know that a virus is being spread in almost all the countries across all over the globe, called ‘Covid-19’ or commonly known as ‘Coronavirus’. And the rate by which this virus is spreading is extremely tremendous! And therefore, for the prevention from this virus, the Government has announced the Lockdown for some time, during which no one can go outside of their homes.
And due to this, the current economy has frozen,i.e, the exchange of money is almost stopped. Except for some, nearly all shops and companies are closed during this lockdown. People are still struggling to arrange their daily meals. But still, the Government has taken certain actions for this problem as well.
But What about the private businesses and companies that are still closed due to this lockdown and who have to arrange salaries for all its staff without any profit? For instance: The great mobile selling companies like Vivo and Samsung are still requesting the government of other countries to let them sell their phones to the public even during this lockdown. But still, there is no reply has been made by any government. Similarly, many small businesses are also in trouble due to this lockdown and nobody knows when this lockdown ends!
Well, there is nothing called “impossible” in today’s era. Everything has a solution now. “Technology” has now been so advanced that at various places, Human Workers have been replaced by Robots, at one click you can have your meal at home, etc. Similarly, this technology can also be used during this hard time. It means that even without physical interactions, the work can be done and the progress can be made.
Everyone owns a smartphone and some of them also own a computer or Laptop as well. Therefore, with the use of these devices, the Work from the office can be converted into Work from home!
#Technology: The ultimate solution of Lockdown
Every business has a good impact if it is 40% offline and 60% Online, which means that online opportunities for increasing business are more than the offline ones. And hence, anyone can maintain their business even while staying at home. Moreover, Every business has its Website on which they tell about their company and themselves and update their articles to promote themselves. Similarly, many companies use mobile applications to promote and offer their services globally. These are the basic ways in which a company or a business expands. Therefore, using such opportunities, a business can run even in lockdown situations as well. For instance, We all heard about the company called “Google Pay” which can still offer their services of recharging, billing, etc. even during this lockdown with the use of their website and mobile application. So if you don’t have any website or Application, then you need to have one!
Moreover, it is also necessary to hold meetings and discussions with the office employees and staff for making some decisions regarding the company. But during this lockdown, it is not possible to hold physical meetings with the office employees. But it can be done with the help of technology. Not physically, but the meetings and discussions can also be held even while staying at home. Below are some of the best mobile applications that you can use for holding meetings, discussions, and handling projects:
(Note: it is not any promotion of any app or company. It is just a recommendation.)
- Skype: No doubt that Skype is already the best app, trusted by many companies for meetings and interviews online. With Skype, you can easily chat with your staff and can discuss freely issues regarding the company.
- Slack: It is one of the best apps to chat, organize and easily pin your important messages on the top of your chat list. With this, you can easily manage your chats with your staff without any conflict.
- Gdrive: Gdrive or google drive is the best product of google which allows you the free space of 15GB to upload and share the heavy files which you can’t share on Whatsapp or telegram. It is the best app to share your large video presentation files, ppts, etc.
So, with the help of these ideas, you can easily run your business even in the lockdown situation. You can implement any of the above ideas that work for your business. And Soven developer hopes that this Coronavirus will end soon! Till then Stay home Stay safe!