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   Today in ColoradoBiz Update
Chef Laura: Treat 'em right
My food service peers and I all abide by a certain code of conduct. It’s our unspoken version of the Hippocratic Oath. We promise to “do no harm” to fellow servers, chefs and bartenders. As a result, we get fabulous service. You can, too. By Laura Cook Newman

Stuck in the muck? Four steps to get you out
Get support. I know that you are probably a “go-getter” and you can go it alone, but you don’t need to or have to. I’m giving everyone permission right now to seek out support. And I recommend venting for a few minutes when you feel the urge. By Teri Karjala

COCTW Class of 2012: Rocky Mountain Popcorn Co.
When she bought the 20-year-old Rocky Mountain Popcorn 2007, Karen Bradley wanted to take popcorn where no one had gone before: convenience store shelves. Move over, pork rinds. By Lisa Ryckman

   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Executive wheels: Jag's still got it
You can push it to the max or sit back, enjoy the excellent sound system and just cruise. Either way, the XF handles beautifully: taking corners at speed with leaning and maneuvering effortlessly in traffic and on the highway. By Jeff Rundles

We're looking for Colorado's Top 25 Most Influential Young Professionals, businesspeople age 21 to 39 who are creating game-changing technologies, business strategies, products and services. If you know a young person who is making a difference in business while making a difference in the lives of others, tell us about them! We will recognize the Top 25 finalists in our October issue.

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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Amcheck & CCTW
Amcheck Managing Partner Jim Goslin talks about his company and why it supports the Colorado Companies to Watch program.


 ColoradoBiz Podcasts

Guess who turns 40 this year?
A chat with the Business Unconventional hosts about ColoradoBiz Magazine's 40th anniversary.
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