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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
How is it that Jay is continually bringing in new investment assets while his colleagues are struggling to maintain their current accounts? By Gary Harvey
Colorado success stories: Page 1 Solutions
When Dan Goldstein left a Denver law firm in 1993 to join an area marketing firm as general counsel, he never expected to one day be president of an online marketing company. By David P. Mead
People who are challenged will always perform better and provide more energy and effort to an initiative than if you've given them an assignment and demanded completion. By Ann Spoor 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Small biz: Toy design worthy of Play-Doh and Aristotle
One evening last month I found myself on stage in a school auditorium judging toy designs by sixth to eighth graders at Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy, a DPS magnet school. By Mike Taylor  
It's time to enter  the Rocky Mountain Cleantech Open! The competition finds tomorrow’s most promising clean-technology companies.Participants receive top training, access to one of the world’s largest cleantech networks, complimentary participation in events and the opportunity to compete for $1 million in prizes at both the regional and national level. Deadline for entries is May 24. Enter today!


 Nominations wanted
For the 17th consecutive year, ColoradoBiz will recognize diversity in the state's business community at the Diversity Business Breakfast, from the accomplishments of minority-owned companies to the commitment of a wide range of Colorado companies to diversity programs and minority inclusiveness. Nominate for Diversity Corporation of the Year  and Minority Businessperson of the Year  today! 
Learn more about the 13th Annual Golf Challenge on June 6. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.
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