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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Sure, I'd seen an Ikea catalogue and the ads, but it was the stunning visual dramatization so brilliantly placed into a truck cab that actually changed my opinion. By Julie Hansen    
Are we truly in a recession or are we just maintaining the status quo, only this time, our perspective has changed? Simply put: Is your glass half empty or is it half full? By Teri Karjala
If you run a business and provide Internet-enabled computers to your employees, it is crucial that they understand how or if they can engage in social media while at work. By Carrie Pixler
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Best Companies to Work for in Colorado: IP5280
It's fitting that IP5280 has reached the tippy-top of this year's Best Companies to Work For in Colorado: The Englewood company has been built on a mountain of mountain metaphors. By Lisa Ryckman


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
Editor Mike Cote talks with James Mejia, the new interim president and CEO of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver
The Association for Corporate Growth
See who's speaking at the monthly luncheon on 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