It came. It spread. It destroyed.
As COVID has torn through countries and forced billions of people to stay indoors, it has sounded the death knell for thousands of businesses worldwide – even the traditionally immune-to-recession ones. Like education. Usually, when the slow down hits, more people return to grad school. Not this time. COVID has struck institutions and students alike.
But, there’ve still been those who have found their fortunes rise in this tidal wave. Two weeks ago, we covered the story of Zoom and how remote-work proved to be the tipping point for this video conferencing platform (and a few others who have seen a tremendous upswing too).
Now let’s look at some other sectors that have gained from the brutal virus.