Archive for March, 2012

Mack’s Craic

30Mar12

Perception is reality and our behavior is a reaction to it. One perception is that Britain’s economy is in recession, it’s not. A recession is two quarters of negative growth. The last time that happened in the UK was the second and third quarters of 2009. That’s right, THREE YEARS AGO. But that hasn’t stopped […]


Mack’s Craic

11Mar12

I  was at a couple of big events this week. The first was the finalists evening for the Wiltshire Business of the Year Awards. I got to present the certificates to the finalists in the “Service to the Community” category. The first surprise was when I got there and one of the organizers said to […]


Mack’s Craic

04Mar12

“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” That’s one of my favorite quotes and it comes from George Bernard Shaw. Right now I’m reading a biography of one of the world’s best known unreasonable […]