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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
People often complain about how stupid senior management is in their company. In reality, management just forgot to pass out the user's manual. By Todd Ordal
Funny guy Forbes, a master of the quip
The current attempt at economic recovery is the worst Steve Forbes has ever seen, and he's not shy about saying why. By Keith DuBay
Legalization would clean things up by eliminating the strain on public lands and meeting higher standards for the use and disposal of toxic substances. By the Editors of E/The Environmental Magazine 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Colorado cool stuff: Munch Bugs, undies and shortbread
Mary Guthery tried her hand at the cake business before she tweaked a shortbread recipe for the high elevation in Colorado. By Eric Peterson  
It's time to enter  the Rocky Mountain Cleantech Open! The competition finds tomorrow’s most promising clean-technology companies.Participants receive top training, access to one of the world’s largest cleantech networks, complimentary participation in events and the opportunity to compete for $1 million in prizes at both the regional and national level. Deadline for entries is May 24. Enter today!


 Nominations wanted
For the 17th consecutive year, ColoradoBiz will recognize diversity in the state's business community at the Diversity Business Breakfast, from the accomplishments of minority-owned companies to the commitment of a wide range of Colorado companies to diversity programs and minority inclusiveness. Nominate for Diversity Corporation of the Year  and Minority Businessperson of the Year  today! 
Learn more about the 13th Annual Golf Challenge on June 6. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Editor Mike Cote talks with TalenTrust founder Kathleen Quinn Votaw about executive recruitment and what companies are looking for.
Celebrate Cleantech!
Come honor the research rock stars of Colorado's thriving cleantech industry! Join us on May 26 at 2:45 p.m. at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science! Learn more and register!
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
3D TV and eBooks
Dave Taylor and friends discuss the latest innovations in high-tech and online.  
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