If there’s one thing we can all say about the coronavirus pandemic, it’s that it has dramatically changed how we live and work. Millions of people started working from home, children began attending online classes, dining out was replaced by home cooking and vacations became a thing of the past. And there’s more where that came from.
That being said, let’s have a look at some of the things that the coronavirus lockdowns changed in our lives, from the way we shop to the way we travel or spend our leisure time.
When 2020 started, no one could have predicted what was about to happen. Unemployment in the US was low, stock markets were stable, the airline industry was making a profit for the 11th year in a row. The signs of a strong economy could also be seen in the revenues made by the US restaurant industry, which was projected to rise by another 4 percent to the record revenue of $899 billion. And then COVID-19 happened. Here’s what it changed.