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September 23, 2010

ColoradoBiz P2 Update


Today in ColoradoBiz P2 Update

Top 14 benefits of the small biz jobs act

The new small business lending bill shows the federal government got the message: Most job growth is caused by small business. By Marty Koenig

The urgency paradox

While many aspect of technology have ramped up, pushing business to the limits, social urgency has slowed to a crawl. By Tom Frey

Wink-wink nudge-nudge attitude could cost you

State and federal governments have increased their efforts to crack down on businesses that inappropriately classify workers. By Gretchen Lipman

ColoradoBiz EXTRA

SmartGridCity costs a pretty green penny

At a global energy conference in Denver, two major players in Colorado's electric grid of the future could only hint to their experience with the SmartGridCity test pilot in Boulder. By David Clucas

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Find out more about the Denver ExecuNet Networking event on Oct. 27. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own .


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