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October 13, 2009
 
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On management: The banks need to get back in play!
Shouldn’t banks be helping us get out of this bad economy? Isn’t loaning money the number one job of banks in any economy? By Pat Wiesner

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10 stupid career-limiting moves
Many people do highly destructive things to their careers from which they will probably not recover. Here are the 10 I see most often – avoid them at all costs. By John Heckers

Turning the corner -- but growing slowly
The U.S. economy has likely turned the corner toward positive economic growth, but the growth pace is not likely to be very impressive. By Jeff Thredgold

Talent management – pay attention!
Most boards limit their involvement in talent management to recruiting and hiring a CEO. Successful organizations know that’s not enough. By Kathleen Quinn Votaw

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The Colorado Sustainable Design Awards (CSDA) is a statewide program recognizing outstanding sustainable design in residential, commercial and civic buildings and master planned communities. Awards will be presented at the as the 2009 the Rocky Mountain Commercial Real Estate Expo and Fall Forecast, Nov. 10, 2009, at the Colorado Convention Center. Register Now