As the COVID-19 pandemic is spreading around the globe service providers and societies are facing unprecedented challenges. it has had ripple effects with devastating impacts on businesses. The crisis, characterized by lockdowns, and restricted movement has already become an economic shock which adversely lead to unemployment.
Several businesses are facing serious challenges, with the real threat of significant declines in revenue, insolvencies, and job losses particularly for small and medium enterprise.
Some organizations are finding innovative ways to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on businesses.
GateKrasher is a service and solution provider platform for finding local service professionals and allows users to search for and connect with service providers to access reliable and affordable services.
The company is poised to enable businesses to acquire customers and more importantly, retain them by making them more accessible through our app and on the other hand provide a reliable service and value for money to users
Hence, it has created a way of ensuring trust between service professionals and customers on the platform.
Speaking with the CEO Mrs Bola Adejobi to expatiates more on their offering, she said
“Our business model is built around digital marketplaces, providing trust, affordability, availability, quality, and access to quality services.
In the times like this that the COVID-19 outbreak continues to impact the way we live, work and operate, where people need to stay indoors and away from each other, the challenges service providers, particularly the ones with a high physical component, are increasing.
We as a company are allowing service providers as well as service users leverage on our tech solutions to minimize the impact of the pandemic on their livelihood.
We use information technology to solve everyday problems, making customer satisfaction our number one Priority; while providing peace of mind and Job security for our service providers.
We are on a mission to encourage a happy union between the customer and service providers. We have formed a convergence center, where customers are king and service providers provide their services with the highest of professionalism and courtesy.
The trajectory of business development has thus changed, and so must we especially as a company. We think differently and ready to do “business unusual” to help our service providers as well as our service users cope with economic stresses amid the pandemic adhering strictly to the safety measure by WHO and NCDC.
Our customers enjoy essential service without having to be exposed to the open market outside their homes and business place. To get started on our offer Services providers as well as service users are required to download our App GateKrasher on Google Play Store and Apple store to enjoy world class services that truly works. She concluded.
Why We Are Supporting Entrepreneurs And Service Providers In Response To Convid -19- Gatekrasher
GateKrasher is a marketplace for various services where clients and service providers meet. As someone who offers service, you can effortlessly find jobs and clients on our platform
As a user, whether you are a company or an individual who need something done, you can find people who offer their services here. We divide the listings into several categories so you will find it easier to browse our listing.
No one can doubt these are tough and unprecedented times, but the cumulative impact of the pandemic can be cushioned with technology for boosting business growth.
The stability and growth of small businesses and entrepreneurs significantly contribute to the economic vitality of our communities, as they provide important employment opportunities and deliver valuable goods and services
As part of the preventive measure, The closing down or restriction of running operations is profoundly affecting the performance of service providers, startups and other organizations. For a lot of small businesses, their management systems are either not adequately established to can’t be fully taken online. This is again turning out to be another reason for concern.
Our number one goal at this time is to support service providers to thrive in a digital economy.
An assessment of the impact of COVID-19 on the global world of work says the effects will be far-reaching, pushing millions of people into unemployment, under employment.
Most business owners and service providers are extremely stressed at this time ; they cited low sales, reduced or partially closed markets, limited mobility, no income alternatives, and no safety nets.
We have been working with service providers and entrepreneurs increase their business competitiveness through capacity-building training in entrepreneurial skills and business management, among other things.
Not forgetting to empower them with safety measure at this time in compliance with the World Health Organization ( WHO) and Nigeria Control For Disease Center.
Advising service providers and business owners on what they need to do to keep their chin above water, Mrs Bola Adejobi the CEO of Gatekrasher said “Service providers and business owners need to get more innovative about acquiring customers through more effective channels given the current environment., Our platform the GateKrasher App provides the solution to get them their target customers.
They also need to look inward and think about what structural improvements they can work on which they did not get a chance to focus on earlier.