So, if you really want to impress your husband/boyfriend, intentionally have side by side time with him. Pick an activity or hobby that he enjoys and just do it with him. Don ask him if he enjoying himself, or what he thinking, if you have to, literally just sit next to him on the couch and watch the game with him.
Online sales rose 29 percent in the second quarter. The company has set a target to increase share of digital sales to total revenue to about 30 percent from 15 percent over the next five years.Nike international market, however, has been a bright spot, helping the company offset declining sales in North America. Quarterly revenue from Greater China rose 16 percent and European region 19 percent in the second quarter.The sportswear giant has said it expected about 50 percent of its future sales growth to come from new categories and about 75 percent growth from outside the United States.Nike has also been stepping up its advertising to regain market share from Adidas retro Superstar and Ultraboost shoes..
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, which ran Oct. 20 24 in Toronto, is an international event showcasing works by aboriginal peoples in the realms of film, video, radio and new media.A scene from the Mexican documentary The Little Seed in the Asphalt. (ImagineNATIVE)The Little Seed in the Asphalt, or La Pequena Semilla en el Asfalto, had its world premiere today at the Al Green Theatre, as part of the second day of ImagineNATIVE.Directed by Pedro Daniel Lopez Lopez, this Mexican documentary goes back and forth between the narratives of four young people Dolores, Pascuala, Ronyk and Flavio who have left their rural communities in Chiapas to study in the city, San Cristobal de Las Casas.Dolores, for example, decided to take a chance on her dreams of being a photographer by submitting photographs to the local archives.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileFederal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty has laid out his vision for pension reform, saying he would like to expand the country’s public pension plan but also to create new private pension options for a wider range of workers.Flaherty said he would like to see pension plans for self employed people, small businesses and other workers not covered by corporate plans.The expanded CPP should be complemented by changes to federal tax rules and federal and provincial pension standards, Flaherty said. That way, governments can allow banks and insurance companies the flexibility they need to offer low cost pension plans to multiple employers, different types of employees and the self employed.Such changes, Flaherty said, “will help enhance retirement savings and pension coverage without compromising our current system and without passing costs on to future generations.”Read more:If you had the option of joining a pension plan at your place of work would you? Take our poll.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.