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Get insights and practical advice on how to run a small business from experts and Yoco merchants. Pick up tips to keep your business running smoothly.

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

Get your small business ready for the festive season

The festive season is the busiest time of year for businesses. Make the most of the peak season by following these five tips.

Getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale.
productivity in business

Getting the most from your Yoco Point of Sale

The Yoco Point of Sale is a powerful tool for small business owners. Get to grips with how you can get the most out of it and start trading.

Branding on receipts produced buy the Yoco Point of Sale app.
yoco products

Yoco Point of Sale: Customisable Receipts

One of the newer features of the Yoco Point of Sale app is customisable receipts. You can now add branding to your receipts. Find out how.

An image of a Yoco device integrating with iKentoo.
yoco integrations

How Yoco makes choosing Point of Sale software easy

Integrated point of sale software can saves tons of time for small businesses. Compare the different options to find the right one for you.

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.
cape town

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

Dustin from Ground Art Caffe chats about how he has simplified his cafe’s financial management process using Yoco and Xero.

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finances and funding

Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

Getting your small business finances right is critical. Check out this list of pointers to help you to take control of your finances.

Staff motivation at the Hard Pressed Cafe in an article about motivating your employees.
hiring and employees

How to motivate your employees in a small business

Running a small business is hard enough without demotivated employees. Find out how to motivate your employees in a small business.

A room full of workers in article about employee rights.
hiring and employees

Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

Are you up to date on what your employee rights are? Lauren Woolley from Yoco talks us through the top employee rights your should know.

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Top 3 most used features of the Yoco Business Portal

The Yoco Business Portal gives you useful business data in real time. Here’s more on the most used features and how they save you time.

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insights and advice

Improve your small business’s online presence

Your online presence plays a crucial role in creating awareness and driving sales for your business. Find out how to easily improve yours.

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A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

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

When will my new small business need a lawyer?

An image of an old typewriter in an article about financial inclusion.

Small business and financial inclusion in South Africa

Branding on receipts produced buy the Yoco Point of Sale app.

Yoco Point of Sale: Customisable Receipts

An image of Mandisa Mjamba, a software developer on Open by Yoco.

How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech

How to get business funding with Yoco Capital

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

Meet the cyclists of Velokhaya

Nick Jacobs, software developer on open by Yoco.

Nick Jacobs: From London to Yoco

An article about the stages of business growth.

Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

The Yoco Go and its packaging.

Yoco Go reviews

An image of two parents talking to their child in an article about getting funding from family and friends for your business.

How to ask for funding from family and friends

Putting your the official stamp on your business.

When should you register your business?

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

Finance lessons from #Escape

A busy restaurant over the holiday period in an article about managing staff.

8 secrets to managing staff over hectic periods

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.

Shoe No. 14

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them

Two people have a cup of coffee in a business mentor meeting.

Finding a business mentor

At a Sushi Box in Cape Town.

Sushi Box unboxes its potential with Yoco Capital

A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

A pic of the guys at Colombo Coffee in Durban in an article about motivating your employees.

Motivating your employees in busy times

Lexi and Dom of Wild Thing yoga studio.

Wild Thing yoga studio

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

5 ways to increase your Black Friday sales

Tips on taking your business to the next level.

Business tips to go the next level

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

New Year's fireworks in an article about setting up your business for the new year.

Get your business off to the right start in the new year

Yoco Capital, a unique short-term working solution for small businesses.

Yoco Capital Update in 2018

Doing support at night.

Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

A room full of workers in article about employee rights.

Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

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

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

An image in the tax guide for small business.

Tax Guide for Small Business Structures in SA

Tech and tools for your business.

Tools for your business

An image of a card in an article about preventing credit card fraud.

How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business