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

How to manage your time as a business owner

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.

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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.

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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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Putting your the official stamp on your business.

When should you register your business?

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

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

Green Corridors: Looking after Durban

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Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

Inside a Beerhouse founded by Randolf Jorberg.

The story of Beerhouse

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Support Small: will you join the movement?

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How to manage your mental wellbeing during COVID-19

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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The Small Business Pivot | The Yoco Guide

Sine Ndlela of Yo Coco in Cape Town.

Sine Ndlela: Serving love with Yo Coco

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Five marketing trends to incorporate into your business

The Yoco offices in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

Growing your business with small businesses

Jabu Mdluli of Unwrapped in Braamfontein.

The Unwrapped entrepreneur story

Geoff Noble of Colombo Coffee in Durban.

5 pieces of advice from Colombo Coffee

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

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

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Small business and financial inclusion in South Africa

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

8 secrets to managing staff over hectic periods

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

Katlego at Startup Grind: How to build a business

A beach promenade in summer.

Is your business ready for Summer?

A guide to UIF applications for small business owners

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Improve your small business’s online presence

Boniface Chikwenhere of Unique Driftwood Creations.

Growing Unique Driftwood Creations with Yoco Capital

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start selling at markets

The entrance of Manifest Yoga in Durban.

Yoga in Durban: Niki and Ellen’s yoga journey

Lexi and Dom of Wild Thing yoga studio.

Wild Thing yoga studio

Arlene Mulder, cofounder of WeThinkCode_.

Arlene Mulder solves the digital skills gap

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How to set up a simple online store with Shopify

A room full of workers in article about employee rights.

Top 5 employee rights every entrepreneur should understand

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

Help! My business is hurting my health

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

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Finding a business mentor

A Yoco event on business growth hosted by the CCDI.

Top business growth learnings from local entrepreneurs

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Support Small: Yoco merchants selling fabric face masks

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Social Media: How to Communicate During a Crisis