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September 7, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Executive Edge: Dr. Tunnel

Gary Brierly admits he's in an unusual business, with about 75 percent of the company's work involving water infrastructure projects and the rest transportation. By Lynn Bronikowski

Growing sales in tough times

Business owners have been hearing for two years that growing sales is impossible due to the difficult economy. But it is being done. Here's how. By Larry Turner 

Why so few women start tech companies

As a serial tech entrepreneur, I have participated in heated discussion for decades about the dearth and how it hurts society. I propose four practical actions. By Theresa Szczurek

ColoradoBiz EXTRA

Planet-Profit Report: A beetle's last stand?

One answer to the mountain pine beetle epidemic may come from a retired engineer trying to preserve pine on his land and a chemist who found the potential solution decades ago. By Joan Melcher

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Find out more about the Top Company Awards Event on Sept. 16. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.

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A beetle's last stand?


Editor Mike Cote finds out about the ideas behind DenDroCo, a company started by a rancher to slow the pine beetle epidemic and a semifinalist at the Rocky Mountain Cleantech Open. Read more about it.

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3D TV and eBooks

Dave Taylor and friends chat about the latest innovations in technology and social media.

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