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August 18, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Emerging growth opportunities: part 1

Just as an alluring temptress needs to be approached only with certain protections, seductive potential returns need to be considered from a holistic corporate perspective. By Mark Francischetti

Cutting corners not worth it in the long run

Classify your employees correctly -- or pay the price. Almost every agency enforcing compliance-related laws is imposing higher fines for violations and stricter penalties. By Sarah Thoemke

Comic fanatics now have a place to go

British comic-book fanatic Kevin Mann had a vision for an online comic reader with a social-networking component. By Eric Peterson

ColoradoBiz EXTRA

Dave on film: The Expendables is so not worth it

Sylvester Stallone! Jason Statham! Randy Couture! Dolph Lundgren! Jet Li! How can you be a fan of action movies and not love the idea of teaming them all up as a mercenary army? By Dave Taylor

Top 250 Private Companies: Do your 2009 revenues make the cut?


Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 250 Private Companies. Because the ranking has been moved to the October issue, the deadline has been extended to Aug. 30.


Community Calendar


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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Best Companies 2010: Infinity


Find out what makes Infinity Systems Engineering the best small company to work for in Colorado. Read more about it.

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The Association for Corporate Growth

  Learn more about the The 5th Annual Investment & Finance Cross-Networking Event on Oct. 20. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.

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CFP® Certification Course in Denver
Become a Certified Financial Planner - Evening and weekend courses in downtown Denver begin Sept. 24. Attend an information session and receive $100 off of tuition!
Wednesday, September 14 - Online Webinar