Niamh

Niamh Walsh-Vorster is a Durban based independent writer and photographer. She is a co-editor of award-winning zine Ja. Magazine and has had work published in Mail & Guardian, The Journalist, Chips!, Platform, Ignant, Durban is Yours. She was part of the Third Incubator Programme at The Market Photo Workshop in Johannesburg.
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Afrikan Passion Designs: A line of love & eco-edge

The innovative approach that grew Afrikan Passion Designs – Nombuso Khanyile and Nisbert Kembo’s leather shoe and bag business.

Thilo Moodley of Thilo's Timeless Closet.
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Finding a niche market with Thilo’s Timeless Closet

Thilo has made her name by providing a unique service to an overlooked part of the fashion market. Here’s how she found her market niche.

The entrance of Manifest Yoga in Durban.
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Yoga in Durban: Niki and Ellen’s yoga journey

Mother and daughter team Niki and Ellen have made spreading yoga in Durban their business mission. Read their story.

An image of Anna Savage, who runs the I Heart Market in Durban.
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We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

Anna Savage, of I Heart Market, is a new-wave business person. She has her own rules, an eclectic CV, and a drive to support Durban business.

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

At the intersection of tourism, environmentalism and entrepreneurship, Green Corridors is helping the community in Durban.

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Burgers from Smokin' Joes restaurant.

Passion fuels the fire that lights up Smokin’ Joe’s

The Yoco popup store in Maponya Mall in Soweto.

Behind the scenes of the first Yoco Pop Up Store in Soweto

An image of the Yoco Business Portal.

Top 3 most used features of the Yoco Business Portal

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start selling at markets

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them

Putting your the official stamp on your business.

When should you register your business?

A whirring calendar in article about managing time as a business owner.

How to manage your time as a business owner

The Yoco Product Development team.

Meet the Yoco Product Team

Nick Jacobs, software developer on open by Yoco.

Nick Jacobs: From London to Yoco

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.

Shoe No. 14

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 room full of workers in article about employee rights.

Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

The Hope on Hopkins distillery in Cape Town.

Hands on at Hope on Hopkins

At a Sushi Box in Cape Town.

Sushi Box unboxes its potential with Yoco Capital

A BMX rider on top of a container at Velokhaya Cycling Academy.

Meet the cyclists of Velokhaya

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

A lego image on building partnership.

Carl Wazen on building successful partnerships

two women at a Yoco business networking event

Business Networking for Shy Entrepreneurs

An image for an article on how to handle VAT and how to get money back from SARS.

VAT 101: Getting money back from SARS

The logo of #Escape in Johannesburg. They share their finance lessons in this article.

Finance lessons from #Escape

An image of Yoco being sold at DigiCape in an article about tips for selling on consignment.

4 tips for selling on consignment

A man selling ice cream on Cape Town's beaches.

A Lolly To Make You Jolly on Cape Town’s beaches

An image of a map and compass in an article about finding business advice and guidance.

Where to find business advice, guidance and inspiration

An image of a lawyer signing a contract for a new small business.

When will my new small business need a lawyer?

Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.

Sine Ndlela: Serving love with Yo Coco

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

A screenshot of a person doing a Google Search.

How to get your business website to the top of Google Search

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

The Yoco team celebrating 10 000 merchants.

Growth lessons: 0 to 10k Yoco merchants

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

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

Inside a Beerhouse founded by Randolf Jorberg.

The story of Beerhouse

An image for an article about tipping in restaurants.

Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business