seasonal businesses

The rise and fall of seasonal businesses is a challenge to keep up with. Learn how to make smart decisions for your business.

A list of December markets in South Africa.
seasonal businesses

The best December markets

We may not have snow as a background, but our best December markets are top-notch. Find the best places to shop in the festive season.

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

The right work-life balance for entrepreneurs

The right work-life balance for entrepreneurs is a difficult juggling act. Here are some tips on keeping yourself in check.

A beach promenade in summer.
seasonal businesses

Is your business ready for Summer?

The sun is back and so are your customers: Is your business ready for summer? Check out these tips on making sure that your sales heat up too.

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

5 ways to increase your Black Friday sales

Black Friday has come to rival Christmas for sales. Check out 5 tips on how to increase Black Friday sales to kick off the festive season.

Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.
cape town

Sine Ndlela: Serving love with Yo Coco

Sine Ndlela has a passion for ice cream. She’s going places, doing things the right way and taking us all on a delectable journey.

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.

Selling lollies on the beach.
sales and marketing

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them

Some businesses wax and wane according to the time of the year. If you have to deal with seasonal sales cycles we have some advice for you.

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The Yoco Product Development team.

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

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

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The Olive Branch Deli in an article about stock management.

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A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

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An image in an article about accepting credit card payments.

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Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

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

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The Ubuntu Baba factory in Retreat, Cape Town.

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Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.

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Why your business needs to start accepting card payments.

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

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

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An image of a Yoco merchant pairing their device in article about the cheapest data bundles.

The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

The top apps for entrepreneurs.

Top 8 apps for entrepreneurs

Lexi and Dom of Wild Thing yoga studio.

Wild Thing yoga studio

A story about Boniface Chikwenhere.

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Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

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VAT 101: Getting money back from SARS

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

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

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

Easy ways to increase Easter sales.

6 easy ways to increase Easter sales

Sheldon Tatchell of Legends Barbershop.

The making of Legends Barbershop

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Eben Uys, founder of Mad Giant Brewery, shares what he has learnt from building his modest brewery into a world-class destination.

Business lessons from Mad Giant Brewery

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

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The entrance of Manifest Yoga in Durban.

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