Launched in 2014, StoryBites is a weekly characteristic from YourStory, that includes notable quotable quotes in our articles of this previous week (see the earlier version here). This particular collection of compilations focuses on India’s COVID-19 wrestle. Share these quotes and excerpts along with your networks, and verify again to the unique articles for extra insights.
See additionally our decide of High Quotes of 2021 on Entrepreneurship, Investment, Digital Transformation, Storytelling, The India Opportunity, Pandemic Resilience, Failure Recovery, Design, and Art.
If the pandemic has taught us something, it is that life is brief and we have to make ours rely for one thing that’s greater than us. – Siddharth Ladsariya, Young Volunteers Organisation
A McKinsey report suggests that ladies’s roles had been 1.8 instances extra susceptible in the course of the pandemic because the housekeeping in India for girls virtually doubled in the course of the pandemic. This led to a mass exodus of girls quitting their company jobs. – Robin Bhowmik, Manipal Global Education Services
The COVID-19 pandemic noticed a big improve within the nationwide weight problems common. – Vikas Singhal, Medanta- Medicity Hospital
COVID-19 created provide disruptions majorly for startups, which brought about many to even shut down resulting from unsustainability in an unpredictable surroundings. – Rahul Nainwal, Runway Incubator
With markets shutting down in the course of the lockdown, the web supplied a chance for each producers and customers to attach, and each had been fast to see the chance it provides. – Abhishek Goenka, RPSG Capital Ventures
The pandemic-induced lockdowns and public restrictions led to adjustments in consumption patterns with extra individuals taking to on-line buying to satisfy their day by day necessities. – Pankaj Sachdeva, India Innovation
What has additional accelerated this D2C growth, particularly within the final two years, is the pandemic and its implications on the shift within the buying preferences of customers. – Ayushi Gudwani, FS Life
The market dynamics had been dangerous and not sure. Nobody knew how it could prove however we noticed that, after a sure time period, individuals had been coming again to buying, and in an excellent higher manner. – Akshay Gopal, Bizotico
In the course of the pandemic, the import sector was in bother with respect to logistics. It was a giant problem to carry uncooked supplies from overseas. So, we determined to manufacture merchandise in-house to make issues extra handy. It additionally aligned with our values of being extra self-reliant. – Viral Jain, Basik Homeware
Publish-lockdown I made it a degree to work out each single day, which was a giant step for me in comparison with my three-day exercise routine earlier than. – Vineeta Singh, SUGAR Cosmetics
We had been making an attempt to do our greatest for the artists by making an attempt to promote their artwork on-line, nevertheless it wasn’t the identical. However fortunately, that has now modified. – Lisa Pingale, Monalisa Kalagram
In a single day, the entire world began working from house, giving corporates and HR groups an opportunity to discover it as a mid to long-term work resolution. – Neha Shah, QWEEN
After the onset of the pandemic, a majority of hiring processes moved to the digital area, integrating superior applied sciences. – Yogita Tulsiani, IXCEED
Covid has accelerated the adoption of particular applied sciences, equivalent to QR codes for menus. – Taher Savliwala
Expertise has come to recast all the healthcare ecosystem. The pandemic has notably catalysed this all-round and enduring shift. – Nitendra Sesodia, Thieme
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