The pandemic has brought new perspectives to many aspects of our lives, including the way we work and communicate. Bringing it to the logistics market, we know that communication between partners is very important to make sure the best experience when exchanging business. But how can you improve your business during a pandemic?
Since we were unable to meet in person, we had to reinvent almost everything we did during this time, including how we managed the team and our customers.
Therefore, in this blog post, we will give you 4 tips to help you improve your logistics business during a crisis (such as the pandemic situation we are experiencing).
Change the mindset: use technology as an ally
At first, this may sound obvious, but this step should precede the next. We have worked in the same way for many years, and now, suddenly, we have to change it. Change is never easy, right? Therefore, it is important to understand that technology can be very useful in terms of communication (especially during a pandemic).
After that, it’s time to do some research to find out which tools will make sense and help you make your goals. Do you want to communicate better with your team? Try to use Slack. Or do you want to set up more personal connections with customers? Try to conduct an online meeting via Google Meets.
Become part of the logistics network
As part of the network, this is also a good strategy. However, it is very important to find a logistics network that suits your company’s needs, and it is also very important to find a network of functions and tools that can support your daily work. This will save your team’s time, connect you with reliable partners around the world, and will also give you some market information that you may not be able to get. Click here to see how Twig Network is the best network for you.
Participate in online activities
Last but not least, take part in online events! With the pandemic, many companies have accepted this type of event. In an online meeting, you can still contact companies all over the world without leaving your home or office. In this new situation, Twig Logistics Network will adjust your usual annual meeting for online activities, namely Twig Connect. In this way, our members will have the same experience of meeting with companies from all over the world, but in their own comfortable place.
Therefore, following these tips, even if we are in a pandemic, you can improve your logistics business.