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August 26, 2010

ColoradoBiz P2 Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz P2 Update

Biz-friendly candidates get the nod

CACI has endorsed  56 legislative candidates for election in November in a concentrated effort to ensure a "business-friendly" legislature next January. By the Colorado Association of Commerce & Industry

Employee or independent contractor?

Look at the entire relationship: if workers look, act and are treated like employees, chances are they should be classified that way. By Todd Fredrickson

Smith and Jones talk economic growth

Mrs. Smith and Mr. Jones -- regarding a variety of issues. Their topic of discussion today is the latest data regarding U.S. economic growth, and important revisions to the data of the past three years. By Jeff Thredgold

 ColoradoBiz EXTRA

Gerald Gallegos: an empire built a house at a time

The life of Gerald Gallegos was not quite rags to riches, but it was close. Gallegos, who founded one what has become one of the nation's largest masonry companies, died last week in Denver. By Allen Best

Top 250 Private Companies: Do your 2009 revenues make the cut?


Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 250 Private Companies. Because the ranking has been moved to the October issue, the deadline has been extended to Aug. 30.


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Post-primary politics

Editor Mike Cote talks about the campaign season and election with Patton-Boggs LLP political experts.


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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.