With the outbreak of Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic which has recently destabilized economies, governments around the world adopted a lock down and social distancing approach in other to flatten the curve and limit the spread of the virus. People have been advised to stay at home in order to safe and healthy. As a result, many businesses around the world had to shut down or limit operations, many employees suffered job lose, oil prices crashed and the stock market dropped in many sectors. With no visible end to this pandemic in sight, SME.NG through its She Works Here Accelerator Platform hosted an interactive webinar with an aim to proffer solutions and measures to keep women SMEs in Nigeria afloat during and after Covid-19.
Objectives of the Webinar
- To share practical tips on business sustenance and self-improvement by entrepreneurs during crisis situations
- To provide women entrepreneurs with insights on accessing finance and fund raising especially during a crisis
- To provide digital marketing strategies and best practices for businesses
- To highlight the importance of innovative and effective solutions to address challenges faced during difficult periods