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June 28, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Seven things you must do before selling your company: part 4

A huge number of businesses will go on the market over the next few years, and the best-prepared will sell the fastest. By Larry Turner

Read part one, part two and part three of Larry's series.

Denver, Boulder make "Fast Cities 2010" list

Xcel Energy's $100 million smart-grid system in Boulder and a taxpayer-backed Denver Public Schools initiative earned Colorado two spots on an exclusive list. By Mike Cote

It's going to be an IP-driven universe

There's a dark side to extensive social data collection. Here are some questions we all need to be asking. By Martha Young

Ethical leadership 101 

Here's an interview with the man who literally wrote the book on managing corporate culture and risk. By Tracy E. Houston


 On July 30, hear which companies are the best of the best in Colorado and participate in a 2-hour workshop with past winners. 

Awards Ceremony and Workshop $110 -- Awards Ceremony $75 -- Workshop $50

Register now! Prices go up after July 1!

Community Calendar


Find out more about the Minority Business Breakfast on July 22. 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


Risk and reward


Board advisory consultant Tracy E. Houston talks about executive-level thinking and risk intelligence.

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Top 250 Private Companies? You tell us!


Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 250 Private Companies that will appear in the September issue.

The Gen XYZ 25: Colorado's Most Influential Young Professionals


ColoradoBiz wants to celebrate the young entrepreneurs of the 21st century! We're looking for 21- to 39-year-olds who are creating game-changing technologies, business strategies, products and services. The Top 25 finalists will appear in our October issue and at our Gen XYZ party on Sept. 30 at Mile High Station.

Nominate your favorite young professional today!

Deadline for submission is June 30.

CEBA logo The Colorado Ethics in Business Alliance (CEBA) calls for nominations for the upcoming Awards Luncheon. The luncheon honors companies and individuals that demonstrate both business excellence and the highest standards of such values as civic and social responsibility, integrity, and ethical conduct. Companies of all sizes and fields throughout the state are eligible for consideration. Deadline is July 1!