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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
When your books are screwed up, your company looks and acts like a hobby. A buyer will more likely pay you a very small amount, if anything, for your "hobby." By Marty Koenig and Susan Commins

Business confidence flying high
Colorado business leaders' confidence is at its highest level since the second quarter of 2006, according to the most recent quarterly Leeds Business Confidence Index. By the Leeds School of Business
In personal finance, all decisions should help you move from a being a laborer to being a capitalist. As a capitalist, you are paid for the use of your money. By Charles Farrell 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
ColoradoBiz cover story: Branding Colorado
In 2008, the Colorado Tourism Office decided to find out the prevailing view of the state as a destination vacation spot. No matter what the spin, it's still a bit of a shock to hear that many thought of Colorado as a collection of perpetually snowbound ski resorts. By Lisa Ryckman
See the results of our reader Travel Survey 2011.


Learn more about the 2011 Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference in April. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. 
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.
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Editor Mike Cote talks with Denver mayoral candidate Michael Hancock about his campaign, business-related issues and his vision for the city.
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Hitting it out of the park
Publisher Bart Taylor talks with the Monfort brothers, owners of the Colorado Rockies, about the business of baseball.
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KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz are collaborating on stories that explore how business affects your life. You can also find them online at     

....featuring the presentation of the 9NEWS Leader of the Year award! The Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation honors state-wide excellence in business and community leadership at this annual event. Tuesday, April 12, 2011/11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. View details and register today!