Marijke is a chef, entrepreneur and freelance writer. She has an Economics and Law degree from UCT and a Cordon Bleus Grande Diploma from Silwood cookery school. Since selling her restaurant in 2017, she has been pursuing her lifetime fascination with storytelling. She is passionate about sharing the real human experiences, behind the hustle of the entrepreneurial community.
Zandi Tlhapi of Baby Friendly has big ambitions for her baby store – the first homegrown baby store in Khayelitsha. Read about her journey.
Growing your business with small businesses
New Year, New You, New Business Plan?
Meet the Yoco People Team
How Yoco makes choosing Point of Sale software easy
Get your business off to the right start in the new year
Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge
Access to small business funding
Meet the Yoco Growth Team
The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants
Business Networking for Shy Entrepreneurs
Top funding options for small businesses
How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business
The top 5 ways small businesses use business funding
3 tax tips for small business side hustlers
Books to help you grow your business
Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit
Motivating your employees in busy times
4 tips for selling on consignment
Mbali Rose Hair: Making a hair business work
Do you really need business capital?
Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand
How to get your business website to the top of Google Search
Orejen: Opening the door to business
Five marketing trends to incorporate into your business
Finding a business mentor
Negative comments online: 9 tips for dealing with them
Loadshedding and your business
Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off
A Q&A with Kafui Naturals
Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video
Yoco Go reviews
Meet the Yoco Product Team
Small business and financial inclusion in South Africa
Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur
Sushi Box unboxes its potential with Yoco Capital
‘Open’ is a resource for aspiring and current entrepreneurs to find the information and tools they need to build their businesses. At Yoco we believe in ‘Open Commerce’ - helping entrepreneurs thrive helps create jobs and grows the economy.