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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
In tough times, it's natural to want to do something quickly, but restructuring often drags down the organization, torments our employees, kills culture and confuses our customers. By Todd Ordal    
Every time we follow the leader for what seems like good reasons, the consequence is a narrowing of our choices. This is an important principle of information economics. By Tom Frey
Customer satisfaction goes beyond warm-and-fuzzy feelings. Building strong relationships through well-managed customer interactions creates real economic value. By Jon Robinson
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Best Companies to Work for in Colorado 2011 
It's tough to be considered a "Best Company," so ending up at or near the top consistently is truly something to
be celebrated. Of this year's top finishers in the small, medium and large categories, all
three have previously hit No. 1 or No. 2. By Mike Cote


Who are Colorado's Sustainable Design visionaries? You tell us!
The Colorado Sustainable Design Awards (CSDA) is a statewide program recognizing outstanding sustainable design in residential, commercial and civic buildings and master planned communities. Submit your nominations by August 30!         
Community Calendar
Find out more about the IP5280's 6th Annual Climbing for Kids on Aug. 12. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Your Business Channel reports about partnered selling and the factors that make it work.
The Association for Corporate Growth
See who's speaking at the monthly luncheons on Aug. 2 and Sept. 13.  Read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.
And check out ACG's Special Section!   
Top 250 Private Companies: Is Yours One? 
Submit your company for ColoradoBiz magazine’s annual ranking of the state’s Top 250 Private Companies that will be featured in the October issue. Deadline for entry: August 15   
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
Mile High Memories
Publisher Bart Taylor chats with CoBiz columnist Stewart Schley about the origins of Invesco at Mile High .  
 See more CoBiz stories on Channel 7
KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz  collaborate on stories that explore how business affects your life. Find them online at