Just for the job. [Now] I have the positive reinforcement and motivation of having a daughter and stuff like that, but kids can’t save you in that aspect. Only thing saving me at this point and time, and the difference between now and then, is that I’m doing it for myself.
Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010.
A customer exits the Niketown store in midtown Manhattan in New York, in this June 25, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/FilesShares of the company, already up 19 percent this year, rose 7.5 percent in extended trading after it also posted a better than expected rise in orders growth.New footwear launches in the basketball, running, and sports categories are helping Nike draw customers toward higher priced products and its direct to consumer (DTC) channel, while the trend is driving sales of athletic apparel.The push drove a 90 basis point increase in gross margins to 47.5 percent in the first quarter ended Aug. 31.The company has also managed to gain traction among younger customers by leveraging social media and its mobile apps.Investments in product innovation and gathering feedback and data on customers fitness activities are also helping Nike get ahead of its rivals, Edward Jones analyst Brian Yarbrough said, calling the first quarter results impressiveThe company orders scheduled for delivery from September through January, a gauge of demand it calls futures orders rose 17 percent, excluding currency changes, at the end of the first quarter.Analysts on average had expected futures orders growth to slow to 10.3 percent from 13 percent at the end of the fourth quarter, according to Consensus Metrix.Nike said futures orders grew 27 percent in China, excluding currency changes, versus analysts estimates of a 15.8 percent rise.Revenue from North America, Nike largest market, rose 8 percent.
She had the height, shape, face, promo ability, clothing, Bret Hart like entrance (with the goggles) that made us smile every time. SHE HAD EVERYTHING, EXCEPT BEING NAMED FLAIR.WWE obsession with making Charlotte a face when she is clearly better suited as a heel didn just cost Becky a run as the face of the women division, it cost the company itself that. Ultimately, the company as a whole pays for these dumb choices.Also, WWE seems to have a morality crisis, in that the people running the show see natural babyfaces as bad guys, and vice versa.