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Read articles and stories about Durban-based businesses and entrepreneurs. Find out how business owners are doing it eThekwini.

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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.

Burgers from Smokin' Joes restaurant.
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Passion fuels the fire that lights up Smokin’ Joe’s

Every champion was once a contender that refused to give up. We caught up with Mo – a partner at Smokin’ Joe’s – to find out how the boxing-themed joint has gained fame and fortune in Durban’s burger scene.

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.
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The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

Muhammad started the Happiness Factory in 2010 and has grown strongly since. See his five tips for small business owners.

Geoff Noble of Colombo Coffee in Durban.
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5 pieces of advice from Colombo Coffee

We caught up with Geoff Noble, owner of Colombo Coffee, to talk about his journey, coffee, culture and more. Check out his tips to help you.

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Nick Jacobs, software developer on open by Yoco.

Nick Jacobs: From London to Yoco

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business

The Hope on Hopkins distillery in Cape Town.

Hands on at Hope on Hopkins

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

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 entrance of Manifest Yoga in Durban.

Yoga in Durban: Niki and Ellen’s yoga journey

An image of a open store with no customers in an article about beating a sales slump.

Beat a sales slump: Working on yourself

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

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5 social media marketing tools for entrepreneurs

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.

Shoe No. 14

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

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

Motivating your employees in busy times

A Yoco device and Ultimate Bike accessories.

How Jean Botha is growing Ultimate Bike with Yoco Capital

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

An image of the Yoco Point of Sale App.

Are you getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale App?

An image of the Staff Switching feature in action.

Staff switching: How to make employee management easier

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

An image showing the workspace for an entrepreneur.

Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

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Social Media: How to Communicate During a Crisis

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Set up your store

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The Small Business Pivot | The Yoco Guide

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

A Yoco workshop with Google in Durban.

Yoco workshop on digital marketing with Google

The Yoco popup store in Maponya Mall in Soweto.

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

Natasha Napoli, the owner of Nourish'd Cafe in Cape Town.

How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

Stacy Kleinhans of Baseline Coffee in Woodstock, Cape Town.

Innovative water-saving tips from Baseline Coffee

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

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

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Small businesses and Coronavirus: the way ahead

A picture of a merchant working on the Business Portal.

Filter and export your sales history

An image for an article about tipping in restaurants.

Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

Maya Liepaz of the Yoco Growth Team.

Meet the Yoco Growth Team

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

When will my new small business need a business attorney?

Entrepreneurs talking to each other at a Yoco Meets event.

Yoco Meets: Connecting entrepreneurs

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How to manage your mental wellbeing during COVID-19