If you were outside the berm, as Nike’s Ellen Devlin learned when she took a post in Hong Kong three years ago, there were only two ways to stay plugged into Nike’s latest designs: traveling on an airplane for the 15 plus hour flight to headquarters every three or four weeks or waiting for someone in Beaverton to ship the latest samples or photos across the Pacific. “If you went offshore,” Devlin says, “you’d go dark.” Now, thanks to its intranet, employees outside Nike’s berm are no longer in the dark. Called the Global Product Information Network (GPIN, pronounced gee pin), the intranet has become an online entryway into Nike’s complex footwear production process.
I think you can attribute it to game design. If partying was beneficial, people would still train together. But a lot of factors, including anti afk mobs in the higher level zones make leeching a lot less possible now. He will be hoping to add to that tally during the 2011/2012 season. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more..
On the website for FreeOK, Oklahoma freethought convention which is scheduled for June 22, T shirts are being sold to benefit Vitsmun and her family. The shirts are emblazoned with her quote, actually an atheist. As Stanhope Indiegogo campaign reached its goal Friday afternoon, a press release came in from the American Humanist Association announcing that it just forwarded to Vitsmun a whopping donation of $10,000..
Zanarkand needed every summoner, even a beloved pop star who raised the people’s morale. Therefore Lenne was ordered to the front lines. Her lover Shuyin, powerless to protect her, infiltrated Bevelle and found their doomsday weapon, which he intended to use to end the war by any means necessary.
Fair enough point. Ah, I made a comment about how knives are not a wise choice for self defense, and he got into this weird argument with me where he kept asking me what I would use for self defense (to which I responded a handgun, no brainer) and he would not stop asking that same question. Eventually he just blocked me.
Sneaker sales tumbled again as the company’s formerly hot Jordan line has been passed in sales by red hot Adidas.And Under Armour (UAA) has been a dud for two years running as sales languish. The stock is down nearly 45% this year and that follows a 30% drop in 2016.Related: Slam dunk for Adidas as sales top Nike’s Jordan lineSkechers hadn’t exactly been slam dunking it on Wall Street lately, either. Before Thursday’s earnings and solid outlook, the stock was actually down slightly for the year.