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Due to the unfortunate circumstances that have dawned on us all i.e. the COVID-19 Pandemic, most institutions have been forced to move their activities online due to the high risk associated with physical meetings.
Despite the events which have recently unfolded having been unprecedented, we were quickly able to adapt to the current situation and figure out how we could deliver the same if not more value to our club members during this crisis period.
Fortunately, we were already familiar with online meeting platforms such as Zoom as we would occasionally hold meetings amongst our executives on that platform which enabled our transitioning to online activity to be quite smooth.
We have currently planned a series of online events for our club members which we hope to bring to fruition in the near future.
On the 7 th of April 2020, we held our first online information session with our club members whereby we had a speaker known as Steve Chovu come and give our members a presentation on ‘How to Make Money Online’.
During this presentation, he extensively covered themes on the acquiring of online jobs as well as e-commerce and trading on various online platforms such as Amazon and Alibaba. His vast experience within the field enabled him to enlighten our club members with extremely valuable information which we believe will be quite instrumental to their entrepreneurial growth. We managed to have a total of 54 students attend the session who all gave largely positive feedback.
Over and above this, we plan to curate a multitude of other sessions which we believe will be largely informative to our students as well as make their stays at home slightly more pleasurable.
In contrast to this, having to fully move our club activities to online platforms has largely affected most of the plans we had this year which involved practical entrepreneurship which has become nearly impossible during these trying times which have brought a lot of businesses to a close not only here, but worldwide..
In spite of all of this, we believe we have found ourselves a way to cope during these
trying times and we will keep doing the best to give the utmost value to our