Economic bullying, small biz tax breaks & video: CSIA networking
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March 10, 2009
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What would you put up with to keep your job?
A Q&A with Denver employment law attorney Cynthia Wellbrock about how downturn-anxiety is affecting working people. By Liz Ryan

There's still time for small biz tax deductions
If you're scrambling to file your 2008 returns before the March 16 corporate deadline, be sure to consider these nine tips for increasing your deductions. By Rick LaFave

Subprime crisis brings little litigation to Colorado
Colorado has seen fewer than 10 individual, subprime-related lawsuits, mostly in federal court and involving much smaller universes of damages. Sweeping investor claims, the hallmark of national litigation, have been absent in Colorado. By Jennifer Weddle

From the March issue

Small biz tech-startup: HiveLive Inc.
Brothers John and Geoff Kembel wanted a means of better keeping in touch with one another and spun the resulting technology off into a new startup company: HiveLive. LiveConnect Community Platform is the Boulder company's key offering. By Eric Peterson

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Attention Women-Owned Companies

Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 100 Women-Owned Companies. Click here. The Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce and ColoradoBiz are hosting a reception for the companies that make the rankings, 5 to 6 p.m., April 30 at the Seawell Ballroom, 1101 13th St., Denver. Following the reception, the companies are invited to attend the annual Athena Award Gala at a discounted rate. For more information contact, (303)458-0220.


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Su Hawk, president CSIA, at the C-Level Mile High technology networking event
Su Hawk, president of CSIA, talks about rising to the challenge of the economy and how "there is no economy" in technology, only innovation.

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Graham Russell of CORE on the Sustainable Opportunities Summit
Graham Russell of CORE Colorado talks about the upcoming Sustainable Opportunities Summit and how climate change is driving entrepreneurship.

Bringing jobs to Colorado
Tom Clark, executive vice president of Metro Denver Economic Corp., speaks about the economic outlook for Colorado and bringing new businesses and jobs to the state.

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Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz on "The Road to Recovery"
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