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Too many businesses keep turning circles around each other, round and round in a horizontal plane with no one gaining a significant advantage. They should look for a way to go oblique, taking the fight to another level. It’s not easy to do, and it requires you to think differently about the battle. Strategy isn’t about doing something better; it’s about doing something different. By Todd Ordal

Do inflation-hedged investments deliver?
I am a huge believer in academically robust investment strategies. Investors need data and not narratives to make big picture investment decisions. However, there are times when what is true in theory is difficult to replicate in practice. Thankfully for investors, there is a readily available, easily accessible asset class that delivers healthy inflation-adjusted returns.  By James Osborne
GenXYZ winner: Andra Pool
"But for these students, with the odds they face, they have to be true fighters. They have to succeed for themselves and they have to succeed for the hundreds of people they will help in the future. We focus on that goal as well. We have relentlessly pursued our dream." By Maria Martin

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Colorado cool stuff: Hot Straw, Inka, Poplets
The wife-and-husband team of Karen and Tim Bradley bought Rocky Mountain Popcorn in 2007 to capitalize on their respective skills of marketing and packaged goods, and rebranded the company as Open Road Snacks. New this summer are Poplets, like a healthier, softer corn nut. By Eric Peterson
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