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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Can you name three of today's best-selling sales authors? Simple, right? Now -- can you name one female best-selling sales author? Just one. By Julie Hansen
I want to consider this tactical puzzle from the perspective of a business that has to do battle with a much larger competitor. Your budget is small. How do you compete?  By Christopher Ryan 
When we were last with our fearless entrepreneurs, they were figuring out how to split up their founders equity and account for an investment from Jane. By Brad Feld
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
After starting with Brazilets - prayer bracelets from Brazil - Kael Robinson has continued to combine social consciousness and entrepreneurship via her importer Live. By Eric Peterson 


Last chance to nominate Colorado's Sustainable Design visionaries
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 today!   
The best in the biz -- under 40
ColoradoBiz’s genXYZ program recognizes outstanding Colorado business and community leaders under the age of 39. Each finalist represents the diversity of Colorado and includes those who have had great accomplishments and made significant contributions to their businesses, industries and communities.
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Your Business Channel chats with comic Tim Washer, a believer in the power of injecting humor into corporate communications.
The Association for Corporate Growth
ACG Denver presents the 4th Annual DealMaker’s Forum, HIDDEN GEMS & FOOLS GOLD: The Future of DealMaking in Colorado, on Thursday, October 6, 2 – 5 pm at the Denver Athletic Club 1325 Glenarm, Denver. Go here to register! Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section!   
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Women's Health Research Annual Community Luncheon on Oct. 5. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own. 
 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     
Join us for a good cause!
Colorado-based Empowerment International (EI) is hosting an exhibition and auction of photographs taken by Nicaraguan children on  Oct. 8 at the Roots Yoga Center in Denver. All proceeds will go directly towards the EI education programs in Nicaragua. Learn more about Empowerment International.