The Covid-19 pandemic had lasting effects on all of our lives. Many businesses were unfortunately forced to close and careers took a completely different turn. In today's world, we see more and more people beginning to work from home or even change the direction of their careers to fit what feels like a new world. Here are the industries that saw an increase and will remain in demand after the pandemic is behind us.
Retail shopping was severely impacted by the pandemic. Many people stopped shopping in physical stores altogether and some are still being affected by capacity limits. It seems like everyone is now shopping online for all of their needs. United States E-commerce has increased by 40% and is here to stay. People love the convenience of shopping for anything and everything online and getting it delivered right to them. Online grocery shopping has also become a permanent trend. Services like Instacart and FreshDirect have seen major increases and are expected to continue their popularity grows.
Many restaurants were also forced to downsize or close their doors forever due to the pandemic. People were craving the experience of going back to their favorite restaurant which led to the large demand for food delivery services. Grubhub and Uber Eats have become more popular than ever bringing the tastes of your favorite restaurants right to your door. Uber Eats demand has more than doubled by the latter half of 2020. With more and more restaurants offering this service, food delivery is expected to continue its rise in growth.
The pandemic forced the majority of the workforce to become more in tune with technology while working from home. For businesses, this was a stressful new learning experience. This led businesses to start investing in cybersecurity to help keep their computers, phones, and data protected. Cybersecurity helped bring a sense of comfort to corporations during these challenging times. After the pandemic, many chose to permanently work from home keeping cybersecurity a necessary service for workers all over the country.
Gyms were yet another business permanently changed by the pandemic. People missed visiting the gym and started to become creative thinking of any way they could get a satisfying workout from the comfort of their homes. This led to the rise in popularity of companies such as Peloton and Mirror that provided at-home fitness products and classes. These machines and feature classes have become loved by many and part of their new daily routine making them here to stay. People can now enjoy the same variety that the gym offers while staying safe at home.
If your career was affected by the Covid-19 pandemic you’re not alone. With so many booming new industries the possibilities for a new exciting career are endless. Your opportunity awaits with the help of FranSave. Achieve your dreams and find the perfect franchise for you by contacting our team of experts today! Call FranSave to learn more today, at 844-476-7776.
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