behind the scenes at yoco

Read articles about everything that happens behind the scenes at Yoco. See the company grow, find out about the people behind the scenes and see what they get up to. From employee profiles to launches to team events, get the inside scoop on Yoco.

The Yoco team celebrating 10 000 merchants.
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Growth lessons: 0 to 10k Yoco merchants

Katlego Maphai shares his top four growth lessons as Yoco hits 10 000 merchants. See the journey and how we have grown since 2015.

The Yoco Product Development team.
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Meet the Yoco Product Team

A look at the product development process the Yoco Product team uses to create the tools used by small businesses across South Africa.

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.
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Meet the Yoco Finance Team

Get to know what’s different about how we do finance, and meet the Yoco finance team that makes it all happen behind the scenes.

A photograph of the Yoco data team.
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Meet the Yoco Data Team

Meet the Yoco Data team. They create and manage the data we use to optimise our offering at Yoco. They keep us on track with the numbers.

Maya Liepaz of the Yoco Growth Team.
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Meet the Yoco Growth Team

Meet the Yoco Growth Team. Find out what a growth team does, who’s in it and why they love what they do and see how they drive Yoco’s growth.

Meg and Kirsten of the Yoco People Team.
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Meet the Yoco People Team

Our people are our biggest asset. Learn about the Yoco People Team and Yoco’s culture and philosophy. Meet the team that makes it happen.

Mikhail of the Yoco support team handling customer queries.
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Meet the Yoco Support Team

Learn how we do our pro-active customer support at Yoco. Meet the Yoco support team on the phones helping you.

An image of the Yoco Business Portal.
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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.

Katlego talking about how to build a business at StartUp Grind.
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Katlego at Startup Grind: How to build a business

Katlego Maphai, co-founder and CEO of Yoco talks about how to build a business. Find out his top learnings have been since starting Yoco.

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

Selling on consignment at retail stores is a great way to level up your business. Find out how we did it with Digicape.

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Setting up your Xero and Yoco Integration

A story about Boniface Chikwenhere.

How Boniface is carving out his future

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

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

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

4 tips for selling on consignment

The Yoco offices in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

Growing your business with small businesses

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

Finance lessons from #Escape

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3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

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Improve your small business’s online presence

An image of a stressed man in an article on the effect your business may have on your health.

Help! My business is hurting my health

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them

A room full of workers in article about employee rights.

Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

Chapel Leather in Cape Town.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Advanced Features

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

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

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?

Maya Liepaz of the Yoco Growth Team.

Meet the Yoco Growth Team

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

Small business and financial inclusion in South Africa

Bryan of Rootbar.

How Rootbar took root

How to get business funding with Yoco Capital

An image of the new Yoco Tap feature.

Yoco Tap: Refresh the till point experience

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

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8 social media tips for business owners during COVID-19

A guide to UIF applications for small business owners

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Business Networking for Shy Entrepreneurs

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How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business

An image of Anna Savage, who runs the I Heart Market in Durban.

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

A business owner working alongside his employee.

The new minimum wage and how it affects your business

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

Beating a sales slump: Working on your product

Easy ways to increase Easter sales.

6 easy ways to increase Easter sales

Business books to help you grow

Books to help you grow your business

Getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale.

Getting the most from your Yoco Point of Sale

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Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

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How to stay connected through the COVID-19 outbreak

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?