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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
I knew social media should be a part of my business mix, but wasn't sure how much. It wasn't until I tried to sell my book that I realized what an important role it would play. By Julie Hansen
Sell in May and go away
Historically, there is some truth to this generalization, which means an investor should sell at the beginning of May and buy again at the end of October. Will it be the same this year? By Bill Greiner
Your direct reports and team members don't miss much, and as a result all subtle acts and non-verbal cues can be taken the wrong way. By Derek Murphy 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Chasing the best deal for health
Alan Hesker never imagined that, with a good job and health insurance, the out-of-pocket expenses for the surgery he needed would be more than he could afford. By Deb Melani  


 Come celebrate the 2011 Colorado Companies to Watch!

Join us at the 2011 Colorado Companies to Watch Gala Awards Event on Thursday, June 23 at the Denver Marriott City Center. Registration and reception begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and awards at 6:30 p.m. Make your reservations today! And check out profiles of all 50 Colorado Companies to Watch!

Learn more about the 13th Annual Golf Challenge on June 6. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
Add your firm to our Top 50 Minority-Owned Companies ranking 
Submit your firm  for ColoradoBiz magazine’s annual ranking of the state’s top 50 minority-owned companies that will appear in our July issue. The entry deadline has been extended to June 6. Companies must be at least 51 percent ethnic-minority-owned and headquartered in Colorado. 
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