The Road to Omaha // Follow the #BerkshireHathaway #BRK50 Experience on #AlignedValue


Celebrating 50 Years At a board meeting in early May of 1965, Buffett Partnership Ltd. formally took control of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.  At the time the company was a northern textile manufacturer – an industry that had been in steep decline for some years.  Today, May of 2015, we Berkshire Hathaway is celebrating 50 years of what has turned out to be a fun adventure for Warren and Charlie, and a profitable adventure for Berkshire’s shareholder-partners.   Starting Friday, May 1st Follow along as I digitally share the experience of the 50th Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders Meeting live from Omaha, Nebraska. I’ll be … Continue reading The Road to Omaha // Follow the #BerkshireHathaway #BRK50 Experience on #AlignedValue

#AlignedValue @TowersWatson acquires @SavilleConsult to add Psychometric #HCM Solutions for #HR #TalentMgmt #Leadership


LONDON, NEW YORK, 27 April 2015 Financial Highlights * Transaction valued at £42 million * CY15 revenues from Saville expected to be in excess of £10 million * More than 2 million individuals used Saville’s online tools in the last 12 months * The transaction does not change Towers Watson’s financial expectations for FY15 * Saville will operate its business as usual for the foreseeable future to preserve continuity of client teams and services Capabilities Saville was founded in 2004 by Peter Saville, Fellow of the British Psychological Society (BPS) a distinction shared with Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud. Saville’s integrated suite of … Continue reading #AlignedValue @TowersWatson acquires @SavilleConsult to add Psychometric #HCM Solutions for #HR #TalentMgmt #Leadership

Why I didn’t buy an #AppleWatch // @seemacnbc #Fitness #TechSexy #BlogChat 


Edit  After shopping the Apple Watch on apple.com, I quickly concluded 3 things: 1. A watch is a very personal accessory.  Let’s face it: As much as it tells time or monitors fitness data, it makes a statement about you. 2. I was unsure how the Apple Watch would look on my wrist. 3. I better visit the friendly team at the Apple Store, try one on, and learn more about it. On Saturday, April 18 I visited the Apple Store at Ridgedale mall in Minnetonka, MN, made an appointment to try one on, and went through a demo of … Continue reading Why I didn’t buy an #AppleWatch // @seemacnbc #Fitness #TechSexy #BlogChat