Let’s Get Physical

September 28, 2011 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: philosophy, Zen.

I was thinking of accompanying this post with a picture of Olivia Newton John but thought better of it. It’s nothing personal against the singer of the ’80s pop song from which I borrowed the name for this post, it’s just that I didn’t want to give people the wrong impression – I’m not trying • Read More »

An Open Letter to the CEO of Dixons/ PC World/ KnowHow

September 18, 2011 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | 55 Comments | Filed in: business, tech.

[NOTE: John Browett is no longer the CEO of Dixons Group. As of January 2012 it was reported that he joined, of all places, Apple!┬áBut then he only lasted until October 2012. Sebastian James is the current CEO of DSG Retail, including PC World] Dear Mr Browett, Last year I was looking for a new • Read More »

It’s Hammer Time

September 3, 2011 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: Football.

A couple of months back I wrote about My Beloved Hammers. Having just been relegated, it was a painful experience, especially with a squad that, on paper, looked like it could and should stay in the English Premier League. There are so many places where the blame could lie for that 2010/2011 season – The • Read More »