sustainability

Whether it’s making sure the lights stay on or saving water sustainability in business is an important consideration. Get tips on sustainability.

A image of a candle in the loadshedding article.
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.

Alistair Barnes from Ballo in his store in Cape Town.
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Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit

Can you be sustainable and be profitable? Alistair Barnes from Ballo Fashion talks to us about how his business does it.

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.

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.

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

How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

See how Natasha went from working in her dad’s restaurant to making Nourish’d Cafe, and the winding path to Costa Rica and back in between.

Stacy Kleinhans of Baseline Coffee in Woodstock, Cape Town.
cape town

Innovative water-saving tips from Baseline Coffee

We visited Baseline Coffee to learn more about how they make their business sustainable and how you can apply this in your business.

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A story about Boniface Chikwenhere.

How Boniface is carving out his future

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business

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

Motivating your employees in busy times

Julie Taylor, founder of Guns & Rain.

How to go from corporate to business

A closeup of a rand note.

Do you really need business capital?

The point of sale system at Truth Coffee alongside a Yoco device.

How to choose a Point of Sale system

An image showing the workspace for an entrepreneur.

Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

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

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

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

Beat the sales slump: Working on your marketing

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

Tax 2019: What you need to know about tax on businesses

A list of December markets in South Africa.

The best December markets

Entrepreneurs talking to each other at a Yoco Meets event.

Yoco Meets: Connecting entrepreneurs

Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.

Sine Ndlela: Serving love with Yo Coco

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Set up your store

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

Katlego at Startup Grind: How to build a business

An image of a store open sign in an article about opening a retail store.

How to open a retail store

The Yoco Bree Street store in Cape Town.

Right place, right time: launching the Yoco Bree Street Store

A selection of books for entrepreneurs.

15 books 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.

“I can reconcile my sales in 15 minutes”

Gugu Nkabinde, CEO and founder of Gugu Intimates.

Gugu Intimates: Nude underwear for African women

A lego image on building partnership.

Carl Wazen on building successful partnerships

An image of the Yoco Business Portal.

Top 3 most used features of the Yoco Business Portal

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

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

A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

Coins spilling out of a jar in an article about finding funding for your small business.

Top funding options for small businesses

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

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

How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

Bryan of Rootbar.

How Rootbar took root

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

Green Corridors: Looking after Durban

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

Doing support at night.

Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

An image of the new Yoco Tap feature.

Yoco Tap: Refresh the till point experience

Kafui Awoonor of Kafui Naturals applying beard cream.

A Q&A with Kafui Naturals