The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic since the beginning of the year has had a devastating effect on the economy.
This impact is felt by various parties, ranging from small sectors such as SME to large companies.
To maintain their business, many companies or business units take extreme steps that end up giving workers and workforce bad luck such as not opening new job openings, reducing employee salaries, laying off employees for a while, and more extreme layoffs (layoffs).
If you are the part that is affected by the extreme steps taken by the company, try to remain calm so that you can think clearly to get a solution.
Remember, layoffs are not the end. There are still many other jobs that you can do to stay connected.
Well, if you want to know what work and business ideas you can do. Come on, scroll down!
1. Selling juice or herbal medicine online.
In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, healthy juices and herbs were sought after by many people.
Juice and herbs are proven to increase endurance in order to avoid a virus attack.
Therefore, this moment you can use to sell juice and herbal medicine online.
But to sell this, you need to make juice or herbal medicine with natural ingredients, and also think about packaging so that your product stands out from other sellers so that it can be sold in the market.
2. Selling masks.
In addition to juices and herbs, you can sell masks.
This job is suitable for you who are good at sewing.
You just make cloth masks with attractive designs and motifs, of course according to the standards set by the health department so that the masks you make are hunted by buyers.
You can't be outdone by the fashion business that lately produces a lot of masks and their products are quickly sold out, you can be like them.
But if you can't sew, you can buy a mask from a home-based mask craftsman and then ask to adjust it to the design and motif you requested.
But keep in mind, when you sell it, sell it at a reasonable price!
3. Open a catering business.
In a situation like this many restaurants are temporarily closed.
Though catering businesses are sought after by many people today. Take advantage of this opportunity to open a catering business.
Selling foods that are in great demand in situations like this such as ready to eat food, ready to cook food, and frozen food.
If you sell food, other than taste you also need to pay attention in terms of nutrition and cleanliness.
Work together with an online motorcycle taxi so you don't have to deliver your order to the buyer.
4. Selling internet quota.
During the pandemic many people worked and went to school at home. Of course, of course this supports online or online-based businesses.
Because many people who need more quota than usual days so they can still do their activities online at home.
Well, at moments like this you can sell internet quota.
Not bad you get extra income without the need for complicated work. You just need a little capital, money, and of course also an internet quota.
Being a freelancer you can work at home and anytime.
Choose the type of freelance job according to your education and skills.
There are many types of freelance jobs you can choose from.
Like being a content writer, translator, consultant, digital marketer, graphic designer, data entry, photo seller, photo editor, virtual assistant, content creator and many more.