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November 10, 2009
 
ColoradoBiz Update
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CSDA winners: the complete list
Homes, schools commercial and communities – here are the inspired and sustainable designs for an energy-efficient future.

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Executive Wheels: I wanted to love this 370Z
It made me feel younger. Unfortunately, that might be the best thing I can say about this car. By Jeff Rundles

Learn to under-promise and over-deliver
When asked to do something, we too easily reply, "Yes, I think so." A little thought would make clear we’re over-promising and won’t be able to deliver. By Larry Valant

The mindful culture: creating passion
The first step to unlocking people's passionate energy for the organization is to care about them and to show them through company programs, policies and recognition. By Scott Halford

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ATTENTION FAMILY BUSINESS OWNERS

Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine’s annual ranking of the Top 50 Family-Owned Companies in Colorado that will run in the February issue. Companies must be based in Colorado and in the family for at least two generations or likely to be. Family members must be active in management of the company. Deadline for entry is Jan. 3, 2010. Go here to nominate your company online, or go here for a ballot you can fill out and mail in.

 


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Top Company 2009: Project CURE
Douglas Jackson, president of Project CURE, talks about how his Top Company winner began in his parent's garage and grew to be the largest supplier of donated medical supplies and equipment to the Third World.

 

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  • Go buy the book! Stay at Denver’s historic Oxford Hotel for a discounted rate of $79 through the fall in support of this year’s One Book, One Denver program. The hotel will donate 20 percent of that rate to buy more copies of this year’s selection, To Kill a Mockingbird, which will be given to the Denver Public Library. To book the One Book, One Denver room rate at The Oxford Hotel, please phone (800) 228-5838, or visit www.theoxfordhotel.com. The special rate is valid for stays Friday-Sunday nights through Dec. 30, 2009, based on availability.
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