productivity in business

Productivity in business covers everything from your personal work to managing your employees. Improve your overall business productivity with these articles.

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productivity in business

How to manage your mental wellbeing during COVID-19

COVID-19 has compounded the stress of being an entrepreneur but it’s in times like this that you need to prioritise your mental wellbeing.

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productivity in business

Loadshedding and your business

Eskom is an unreliable business partner. Make sure your business is prepared for bouts of loadshedding and other electricity letdowns.

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insights and advice

Books to help you grow your business

Top book recommendations to help you learn how to grow your business from South African small business owners.

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

Time management tips for business owners

Time is the rarest resource and we often spend it poorly. Learn how to manage your time as an entrepreneur to make the most of what you have.

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finances and funding

3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

Side hustle businesses are pretty common nowadays, but many people are unaware of the tax implications of running one. Read on for tax tips for small businesses.

A new feature from Yoco that allows you to add tabs to an order.
food, drink and hospitality

“Add it to my tab”: Now you can

No more remembering orders or writing them down on pieces of paper. Make use of the new Saved Bills feature to add tabs for your customers.

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

Help! My business is hurting my health

Running a business can have an adverse affect on your health. Find out how to keep yourself healthy while managing a business.

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

8 secrets to managing staff over hectic periods

During busy holiday periods some of your staff may want to take time off. Find out how to manage staff during these critical periods.

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customer service

Yoco Tap: Refresh the till point experience

We are excited to announce the arrival of Yoco Tap – an efficient, quick way to get payments from customers seamlessly and without hassle.

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productivity in business

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

Getting paid should be the simplest part of business. This article shows how Yoco Payments can help new small businesses get their money.

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A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

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

Time management tips for business owners

Putting your the official stamp on your business.

When should you register your business?

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?

Meg and Kirsten of the Yoco People Team.

Meet the Yoco People Team

Getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale.

Getting the most from your Yoco Point of Sale

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

An image of a Yoco device integrating with iKentoo.

Yoco’s Integrated Point of Sale Software Solutions

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

Beat a sales slump: Working on yourself

A story about Boniface Chikwenhere.

How Boniface is carving out his future

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

Green Corridors: Looking after Durban

Mikhail of the Yoco support team handling customer queries.

Meet the Yoco Support Team

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5 social media marketing tools for entrepreneurs

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

How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

The top apps for entrepreneurs.

Top 8 apps for entrepreneurs

An image of a vendor sitting on a collar on Cape Town's beaches.

JK Vending: “If you don’t pay with Yoco you must be loco”

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

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How to set up a simple online store with Shopify

Tshepo the Jean Maker and his employees.

A man of the denim cloth

Alistair Barnes from Ballo in his store in Cape Town.

Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit

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

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

An image of the Yoco and Xero integration.

Setting up your Xero and Yoco Integration

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start a market stall

A picture of a merchant working on the Business Portal.

Filter and export your sales history

Balanced rocks in article about the right work-life balance as an entrepreneur.

The right work-life balance for entrepreneurs

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

An image of a coffee shop in an article on beating a sales slump.

Beat the sales slump: Working on your marketing

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

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

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Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

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

4 tips for selling on consignment

COVID-19 Lockdown: Level 4 Explained

The ladies of La Blosh Nail Boutique.

Taking La Blosh Nail Boutique to the next level

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

Motivating your employees in busy times

Why your business needs to start accepting card payments.

5 reasons your business should accept credit card payments in South Africa