Lindsay

Lindsay Hardie Research and Insights Lindsay has a degree in Marine Biology and Applied Biology from UCT. Equipped with the perfect skills and experience for a role in research, she works with various departments and businesses to provide insights into the products and people of Yoco. Lindsay turns her findings into useful resources for Yoco’s merchants. She also occasionally publishes content on the Yoco blog.
Business books to help you grow
insights and advice

Books to help you grow your business

Top book recommendations to help you learn how to grow your business from South African small business owners.

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food, drink and hospitality

Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

Running a fair tipping system is challenging. We chatted to merchants about how they manage tipping in restaurants and other businesses.

A Yoco workshop with Google in Durban.
events

Yoco workshop on digital marketing with Google

Yoco – with Google, Digify Africa and Facebook – ran a workshop on digital marketing in Durban. Check out these snippets and learnings.

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sales and marketing

5 ways to increase your Black Friday sales

Black Friday has come to rival Christmas for sales. Check out 5 tips on how to increase Black Friday sales to kick off the festive season.

insights and advice

How to get business funding with Yoco Capital

When it’s time to grow you need funding. Get business funding with Yoco Capital by following these easy steps and grow your empire.

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insights and advice

The top 5 ways small businesses use business funding

A big part of running a business is making sure it grows. But what should you use business funding for? Read up on what local businesses do.

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Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

Sue van der Linde of Iris House offers five tips for fundraising.

Five fundraising tips from Iris House Founder, Sue van der Linde

Stacy Kleinhans of Baseline Coffee in Woodstock, Cape Town.

Innovative water-saving tips from Baseline Coffee

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them

A Yoco device and Ultimate Bike accessories.

How Jean Botha is growing Ultimate Bike with Yoco Capital

The Hope on Hopkins distillery in Cape Town.

Hands on at Hope on Hopkins

Hlobsile Manana of Mbali Rose Hair.

Mbali Rose Hair: Making a hair business work

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Set up your store

The Yoco Product Development team.

Meet the Yoco Product Team

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

Tax 2019: What you need to know about tax on businesses

An area that is being cleaned up by Durban Green Corridors.

Green Corridors: Looking after Durban

Eben Uys, founder of Mad Giant Brewery, shares what he has learnt from building his modest brewery into a world-class destination.

Business lessons from Mad Giant Brewery

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose

Jabu Mdluli of Unwrapped in Braamfontein.

The Unwrapped entrepreneur story

Entrepreneurs talking to each other at a Yoco Meets event.

Yoco Meets: Connecting entrepreneurs

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

An image of a store front in an article about beating a sales slump with product.

Beating a sales slump: Working on your product

An image of the inside of an elevator in an article about making an elevator pitch.

The elevator pitch has left the building

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?

Rifqah of Riff-Wrapped teaches Yoco employees how to wrap a turban.

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

An image of a open store with no customers in an article about beating a sales slump.

Beat a sales slump: Working on yourself

Afrikan Passion Designs: A line of love & eco-edge

An image of the new Yoco Tap feature.

Yoco Tap: Refresh the till point experience

The Yoco Bree Street store in Cape Town.

Right place, right time: launching the Yoco Bree Street Store

The Olive Branch Deli in an article about stock management.

How can I keep track of all my stock?

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

Doing support at night.

Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

An image of a piggy bank in an article about using personal accounts for business.

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

A Yoco event on business growth hosted by the CCDI.

Top business growth learnings from local entrepreneurs

Inside a Beerhouse founded by Randolf Jorberg.

The story of Beerhouse

Getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale.

Getting the most from your Yoco Point of Sale

An image of a folder with filed tax returns.

3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

Sheldon Tatchell of Legends Barbershop.

The making of Legends Barbershop

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A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

A image of a candle in the loadshedding article.

Loadshedding and your business