Digitalization in increasing SMEs productivity in the post COVID-19 pandemic period


Keywords: SMEs, COVID-19, digitalization.

Abstract

The COVID-19 pandemic caused the global upheaval which resulted in the economic growth to be stunted and had a negative impact on the sustainability of SMEs. The panic occurred causing uncontrolled spending in order to promote the recovery. This study aims to examine the post COVID-19 pandemic opportunities for SMEs by utilizing digitization. With the use of SMEs digitalization, it is easy to attract and retain potential customers, ameliorate communication, save costs, and improve relationships with business partners. The author considers digitization as a smart solution to increase SMEs productivity.

JEL Classification: M11, M20.

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Published
2021-06-20
How to Cite
Kala’lembang, A. (2021) “Digitalization in increasing SMEs productivity in the post COVID-19 pandemic period”, Management and Entrepreneurship: Trends of Development, 2(16), pp. 101-110. doi: https://doi.org/10.26661/2522-1566/2021-1/16-08.
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Entrepreneurship, Trade and Exchange Activities