Business - Managing for profit
Peter Hughes Peter Hughes

“Management is the spark that brings business profit. Peter Hughes shares his 40 years of Lowveld farming experience with you”

Why the best-laid plans don’t hatch

The process of planning the future of your business is more important than the plan itself.
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Using a smartphone for business

The smartphone puts enormous power in your hands. How much of it are you using to make a profit for your business?
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Brand awareness

If the humble crop of cotton can be differentiated to bring success to thousands of subsistence farmers in Uganda, we can do the same with our products.
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Do you have character?

A lack of integrity is just plain bad for business, not to mention the country.
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Be inspired by mega farmers

Mega farmers share a common characteristic: their success depends on dealing successfully with people.
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Be a better boss - six resolutions to follow

Here are the ‘Big Six’ resolutions that you need to make and follow in 2016.
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Lessons learnt from rugby

The game we all love mirrors many of the challenges facing any organisation.
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Stop worrying! Build your business

Forget about government’s land reform mess. Build your business and help small-scale farmers yourself.
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Motivating people

The transfer of ownership is seen as the miracle initiator of entrepreneurship and motivation. It’s not. There are better ways.
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Top 10 examples of the worst ‘bad boss’ behaviour

Here is my list of the worst boss behaviour I have experienced. Let these people loose in your business and they will quickly kill motivation.
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