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June 15, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

Last day to nominate your company!

Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Robert's not-so-excellent adventure: part 2

In which our hapless hero finally locates his luggage and thinks he knows the way to Paducah. By Robert Polk

Executive wheels: 2010 Cadillac

So I drove the 2010 Cadillac CTS-V for a week, and I was wowed when I first got in it, wowed even more as the week wore on, and extremely disappointed when they came to take it away. By Jeff Rundles

How to track sales success: part 1

Creating a process with a sales tool will increase your success, plus improve the efficiency of your sales force. By George Tyler

Putting a price on the sun

ColoradoBiz has analyzed the cost and potential of solar energy circa 2010, and some of our conclusions are going to play into the hands of the solar industry's pitchmen. By David Lewis


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.

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 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.

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Build a board


Board advisory consultant Tracy E. Houston talks about strategies for building a great board. Read Tracy's columns for



Nominate your company!


Find out what it takes to be a ColoradoBiz Top Company from CoBiz Publisher Bart Taylor and UMB CEO Mariner Kemper.

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Tri-State: powering the rural West

ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote learns more about Tri-State, the not-for-profit wholesale power provider for rural power districts.

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The Association for Corporate Growth

  Learn more about the 12th Annual Golf Challenge on June 21. And read the latest ACG news here  and web exclusives here.