Reporter: As an mba student, candice cabe saw a business opportunity. As you swap out the heels, doesn’t it change the angle of the arch? There is a certain angle we have to maintain so the arch of the shoe is supporting your foot. Reporter: I tried a prototype of the shoe.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileTony Hayward will step down as BP’s chief executive in October and be offered a job with the company’s joint venture in Russia, a person familiar with the matter said Monday.The person spoke on condition of anonymity because an official announcement has not been made by the British company’s board, which was meeting Monday in London to decide Hayward’s fate after his much criticized handling of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.The decision is the board’s to make, and it was unclear if it had formally done so.Read more.Should Tony Hayward step down? How do you think he’s handled the oil spill? What does BP need to do to win back public confidence? Tell us below.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. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
The call centre one is a bad one admittedly, and a good example. I myself come from a place where a few thousand jobs were lost to India. In fact I am not afraid to admit that I always immediately ask to talk to an English person when they call, no shame in that..
Pistorius competed in the 2012 Olympics despite having both his legs amputated as a child. He is known as the “Blade Runner” because he walks and runs on carbon fiber prosthetic legs shaped like blades.He has maintained his innocence since the Feb. 14 shooting that killed Reeva Steenkamp, his model girlfriend, saying he mistook her for an intruder.
It has a market capitalization of $98 billion and sales this year of about $31 billion. Compare that to Under Armour, which has a market of nearly $21 billion and estimated 2015 sales of just shy of $4 billion, according to FactSet.Related: McDonald’s sales plunge. CEO calls results ‘disappointing’Beyond shoes and shorts: The other big focus for Under Armour is growing a fitness community and being an early mover in the Internet of Things for the sports world.Under Armour claims it is adding a massive 100,000 new users a day to its Connected Fitness community platform.