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October 5, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Top 10 ways to recover from the office faux pas

While you may feel incredibly stupid or very embarrassed by a work or business gaffe, you are in good company. By John Heckers

Weird isn't always wonderful

Residents of Portland, Ore., drive 20 percent less than their counterparts in other American cities, get around town on bikes and streetcars, and embrace an egalitarian ethic. And they want to keep their city "weird." By Mike Cote

Leadership Exchange 2010: the 20 minute way of life

Denver has imagined and built a great city and region. We have the bones we need to learn from Portland's leadership and make additional sustainable steps. By Suzanne Calhoun

ColoradoBiz EXTRA

Harnessing -- and selling -- the power in the air

It's a paradox that is possibly more pronounced in Montana than any other state - the chicken and egg dilemma: which comes first - transmission availability or wind power development. By Joan Melcher

Subscribe to Planet-Profit Report to read about the hottest topics in business and sustainability in the U.S West

Community Calendar


Find out more about A-List 2010 on Oct. 16. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own .

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You can now submit your own Playmakers or In Biz items! And check out ColoradoBiz's new job board for job seekers and employers.  

The Association for Corporate Growth

  Learn more about the The 5th Annual Investment & Finance Cross-Networking Event on Oct. 20. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.

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Today on ColoradoBiz TV




Direct marketing dynamite


Your Business Channel talks with a direct marketing expert about the impact of technology and social media.


How does your professional-service firm stack up?

Tell the world! Submit your company for ColoradoBiz's annual ranking of professional-service firms that will appear in the December issue. Submission deadline: Nov. 5, 2010.

Categories: Accounting firms, Ad/Marketing/PR firms, Engineering firms, Architecture firms, General contractors, Law firms, Investment managers and financial advisors.

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ColoradoBiz Podcasts podcast-xcel

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    Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz on business
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    demogala LAST chance to register for the 6th annual DEMOgala this Thursday, October 7, 2010.  Join more than 1,000 technology professionals to network and learn the newest trends in technology from the CEOs and Founders changing the way we do business.