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August 3, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Best large companies to work for in Colorado

Scott Wilson started out as a client for Edward Jones. He was so impressed, he joined the firm in 1993 and has been there ever since. By Mike Taylor

Networking do's and don'ts: part 1

What most people call "networking" truly is not. Here are a few of the worst abuses, and what to do right. By John Heckers


Pay people what they're worth


If you're smart, you'll have a fair compensation system to retain the best people possible. By Larry Valant

A&E Extra

The best of what's next

Chicago band Maps and Atlases thrilled a crowd comprised of people nearly as eclectic as their sound at the Marquis Theatre. By Brooke Wylie

Community Calendar


Find out more about the Aug. 9 "Night with a Futurist" event moderated by ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote with the leaders of Bye Energy: The Green Flight Project -- Revolutionizing Aviation. (Read Mike Taylor's story about Bye Energy.) Check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.

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Top 250 Private Companies? You tell us!


Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 250 Private Companies that will appear in the September issue.

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Gov. Ritter and the Greater Good

ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote talks with Gov. Bill Ritter at the graduation ceremoney for the Greater Good Academy, which nurtures socially conscious new businesses.

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Clean over Green

ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote talks with Dr. Joseph Stanislaw, senior adviser on energy and sustainability for Deloitte.

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The Association for Corporate Growth

  Learn more about the The 5th Annual Investment & Finance Cross-Networking Event on Oct. 20. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.