Having started a business ourselves we know that it’s not a decision you make lightly. Getting your venture off the ground takes a lot of consideration, planning and stress, and sometimes one small piece of advice can give you that extra bit of strength you need.
We asked a few business owners what insights they thought aspiring entrepreneurs would find useful. Here’s what they shared.
What advice would you give to someone looking to start their own business?
“It’s going to be a risk either way, but the more people you consult for advice the better your chances of succeeding.”
Pop-up shops are becoming increasingly popular. They allow entrepreneurs to start up seasonal businesses or capitalise on new trends quite easily. We spoke to Jose about her pop-up store, Fabulous Christmas, and how Yoco helps in the flash retail space.
If you’re a small business that sells on your online store or perhaps at markets, expanding to retail stores is a good way to grow your business. Having recently taken this leap at Yoco, we thought we'd share some of our learnings about selling on consignment.