durban

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.

Alistair Barnes from Ballo in his store in Cape Town.
cape town

Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit

Can you be sustainable and be profitable? Alistair Barnes from Ballo Fashion talks to us about how his business does it.

A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.
cape town

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

Adam and Joshua started Granadilla Swimwear as a love note to Cape Town summers. Now their business is heating up. Read their story.

Thilo Moodley of Thilo's Timeless Closet.
durban

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.

Mpumelelo Mtintso, founder of Book Ibhoni riding past Vilakazi Street.
johannesburg-based businesses

Books on bikes with Book Ibhoni

Mpumelelo Mtintso has founded a business based on community and tourism. Read his interesting journey and about Book Ibhoni.

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.
johannesburg-based businesses

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business

Read the story of Siwe Matshisi’s journey to starting Queencess Creation and how she is using business to encourage positivity and hope.

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A selection of books for entrepreneurs.

15 books for entrepreneurs

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start a market stall

A failed payment on a Yoco card machine as seen on the connecting mobile device.

Why your payment failed

A guide to UIF applications for small business owners

A room full of workers in article about employee rights.

Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

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How to stay connected through the COVID-19 outbreak

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

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

A graphic of a mobile payments card machine offered by Yoco.

5 ways to increase your Black Friday sales

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

Beating a sales slump: Working on your product

The point of sale system at Truth Coffee alongside a Yoco device.

How to choose a Point of Sale system

Part 2: Looks fade. Personalities don’t.

The Yoco Business Portal screen in article about the uses of the Portal for reconciling accounts and in the course on small business finances.

Yoco POS Sales Reconciliation

sit-in-restaurants-covid-19

Reopening a sit-in restaurant safely during COVID-19

Yoco’s Working from Home Guide

15 e-commerce terms you need to know to get started

A new feature from Yoco that allows you to add tabs to an order.

“Add it to my tab”: Now you can

An image showing the workspace for an entrepreneur.

Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

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 Olive Branch Deli in an article about stock management.

How can I keep track of all my stock?

An article about the stages of business growth.

Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off

The top apps for entrepreneurs.

Top 8 apps for entrepreneurs

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

Time management tips for business owners

Christmas decorations in an article about preparing your business for the festive season.

Get your small business ready for the festive season

A barista in an article about increasing tips the Yoco way.

How to increase your tips – the Yoco way

How to deal with negative online comments.

Negative comments online: 9 tips for dealing with them

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

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 device and Ultimate Bike accessories.

How Jean Botha is growing Ultimate Bike with Yoco Capital

Doing support at night.

Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

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

Where to find business advice, guidance and inspiration

A screenshot of a person doing a Google Search.

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

Boniface Chikwenhere of Unique Driftwood Creations.

Growing Unique Driftwood Creations with Yoco Capital

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How to set up a simple online store with Shopify

Easy ways to increase Easter sales.

6 easy ways to increase Easter sales

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose