Oct. 18: The headline on an earlier version of this post referred to Neil Armstrong. As the text of the post says, Nike cut ties with Lance Armstrong.].. The fall in net profits, CP saw its revenues increase by seven per cent from $1.64 billion last year to $1.75 billion. The railway saw shipment revenues jump across several categories, including grain, potash, energy, chemicals and plastics, automotive and intermodal. Grain shipment led the way in terms of revenue, from $363 million to $372 million in the second quarter, followed by intermodal revenues, which increased from $338 million to $360 million.CP operating ratio a measure of railway efficiency that calculates operating costs as a percentage of revenues jumped from 62.8 per cent to 64.2 per cent.

Wiccan Tools: WandsThe very notion of a wand draws up the image of the ‘magic wand’ in fiction. We think of Harry Potter’s world, where wands have unicorn hairs or dragon’s heartstrings, where they can shoot firebolts or make things float and fly through the air. As much as I wish I could be like Mrs.

I definitely open to articles that prove my conception wrong though.”When you’re a non citizen and you’re eligible for a driver’s license, you go to PennDOT,” explained Schmidt, a Republican. “You’re presented with a touch screen that asks you if you’d like to register to vote . So you have PennDOT asking non citizens to register to vote.”.

And what’s more, there’s something liberating about riding a bike that you can’t get anywhere else. “You can go a little faster than you can on foot. You can go a lot faster if you’re a daredevil. Pilots have been known to crack jokes over the intercom before taking to the skies. Hey, it’s a great way to alleviate fears for those white knuckled fliers.Now, no one is saying that you’ve got to become a stand up comedian to get ahead at work. That’s because humour can be boiled down to two things: Having a positive attitude and not taking yourself so seriously.At the same time, people who study humour tell us that some forms of it are more appropriate for the workplace than others.For instance, bonding humour is all about making other people feel at ease.

“Nike has never had to be an ‘official sponsor’ to make inroads,” says Paul Swangard, managing director of the Warsaw Sports Marketing Center at the University of Oregon. Market, Nike has expanded its global lead over its rival over the past three years. Nike’s 36 percent worldwide market share dwarfs the 21.8 percent share for Adidas, according to Sporting Goods Intelligence.