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September 30, 2009
 
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Sports Biz: Beering with Bowlen
Happy anniversary, Patrick Dennis Bowlen! Good to see you. It’s been what – 26 years, almost, since you and your mom and siblings cobbled together $65 million or so and bought the Broncos? By Stewart Schley

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Human resources: An exec’s worst enemy
One important group to avoid when applying for a job at an executive level is the dreaded Human Resources. These folks are the worst enemy of the upper level corporate employee. Here’s why. By John Heckers

Four steps to business success
Having a written plan is a key factor in effectively pursuing any passionate purpose. You know that, right? So where's your plan? By Theresa M. Szczurek

Five low-cost solutions to health care reform
Here are five straightforward solutions that will provide health care for all Americans, reduce costs by over 45 percent and require very little additional federal or state funding. By James J. Scholl

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As the economy continues to challenge businesses and consumers, KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz are collaborating on stories that explore how businesses are coping - and succeeding - despite the downturn. Look for new installments of "The Road to Recovery" at 4:30 p.m. on Thursdays, during the second half of the 4 p.m. broadcast. You can also find them online at TheDenverChannel.com.

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  • Go buy the book! Stay at Denver’s historic Oxford Hotel for a discounted rate of $79 through the fall in support of this year’s One Book, One Denver program. The hotel will donate 20 percent of that rate to buy more copies of this year’s selection, To Kill a Mockingbird, which will be given to the Denver Public Library. To book the One Book, One Denver room rate at The Oxford Hotel, please phone (800) 228-5838, or visit www.theoxfordhotel.com. The special rate is valid for stays Friday-Sunday nights through Dec. 30, 2009, based on availability.
  • The JW Marriott Denver at Cherry Creek wants to thank all of the teachers and school administrators who dedicate countless hours to educating our children with the Half Price for Teachers discount program. All teachers and administrators can take 50 percent off their nightly room rate at the JW Marriott Denver through the end of 2009. Rates start at $99 on weekends and $149 for weekdays. Call 866-706-7814 or visit www.jwmarriottdenver.com for details. Use rate code: D3Q.
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