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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A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

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

When will my new small business need a lawyer?

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How to start accepting credit card payments

The Yoco Business Portal screen in article about the uses of the Portal for reconciling accounts and in the course on small business finances.

“I can reconcile my sales in 15 minutes”

A Yoco event on business growth hosted by the CCDI.

Top business growth learnings from local entrepreneurs

An image of a folder with filed tax returns.

3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

Using Yoco to grow the coffee industry.

Driving growth in the coffee industry using technology and data

Lethabo Mokoena of Walk Fresh.

Walk Fresh: Stepping up the game

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

Yoco Capital Update in 2018

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.

Shoe No. 14

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

How to manage your time as a business owner

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

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

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

The right work-life balance for entrepreneurs

The Yoco Go and its packaging.

Yoco Go reviews

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start selling at markets

An image of the inside of an elevator in an article about making an elevator pitch.

The elevator pitch has left the building

Easy ways to increase Easter sales.

6 easy ways to increase Easter sales

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

Motivating your employees in busy times

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

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

How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech

Tina Ngxokolo’s story: culture, fashion and business

Jabu Mdluli of Unwrapped in Braamfontein.

The Unwrapped entrepreneur story

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

The Yoco offices in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

Growing your business with small businesses

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

How to motivate your employees in a small business

An image of an ethernet switch in an article about internet issues.

A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business

A beach promenade in summer.

Is your business ready for Summer?

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

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

How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business

An image of a Yoco device integrating with iKentoo.

How Yoco makes choosing Point of Sale software easy

The Hope on Hopkins distillery in Cape Town.

Hands on at Hope on Hopkins

Tshepo the Jean Maker and his employees.

A man of the denim cloth

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge