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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
An elevator speech gives people a chance, then and there, to screen you out or brush you off. Do you really want your networking to be over before it starts? By John Heckers 
I paid for it, so I own it -- right? 
How does a business protect itself? The answer is with a well-drafted contract. It isn't good enough for the developer to simple verbally agree to assign the copyrights. By  Peter Lemire 
When J. Landis "Lanny" Martin said he wanted to retire in 2005, he didn't mean play golf or travel for fun. By Nora Caley 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
I liked the SRX the moment it pulled up. It is, without question, one of the most beautiful cars on the road. Inside, same thing. It felt luxurious from the moment I slide into the leather seating. By Jeff Rundles 

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Hermant Taneja, co-founder of Advanced Energy Economy, talks about why they chose Colorado for the AEE launch.
 "Deal or No Deal? The Ultimate 2012 Question" at 7:30 a.m. on Jan. 25 at the Brown Palace Hotel.  Go here to register! Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
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Editor Mike Cote talks with Dirk Anderson and Mike Weber of Coalfire Systems about why cyber-security is crucial for every company, regardless of size.  
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