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August 4, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update


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Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Best companies to work for: medium

Rally Software CEO Tim Miller attempts to be modest when talking about his company's consistently strong showing in the Best Companies to Work For program. But he doesn't quite pull it off. By Maria Cote

Read the complete list.


How to deal with online comments

Companies can't make everyone happy, but there's something to be said for trying. Negative posts can spread like wildfire. By Scott Esmond


Five cheap and easy ways to grow your biz


Driving increased activity at the front end of the sales pipeline will generate more sales. Here are five things you can do today at very little cost. By Larry Turner

Top 5 reasons women are great in sales

What women don't realize is that they were born to sell! Here are five key reasons women make great salespeople. By Liz Wendling

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We've extended the deadline for nominations for the Colorado Sustainable Design Awards!

Entry forms due: Aug. 16

Nomination packets due: Aug. 30

CSDA is a statewide program recognizing outstanding sustainable design in residential, commercial and civic buildings and master planned communities.

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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You can now submit your own Playmakers or In Biz items! And check out ColoradoBiz's new job board for job seekers and employers.  

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.

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Today on ColoradoBiz TV


Election 2010: Talking biz and gov

Colorado's candidates for governor and U.S. senator talk about how they have helped business and government work together at the recent Minority Business Breakfast. 




ColoradoBiz Podcasts podcast-xcel

Clean over Green : ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote talks with Joseph Stanislaw, senior adviser on energy and sustainability for Deloitte.

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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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