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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Even when I know a customer can/will pay more, I don’t raise my rates. I’m not trying to be a hero; it’s just something inside me I can’t control. The question is, should a business raise its prices (without remorse or a valid reason) if people are willing to pay it? By David Sneed
Most jobseekers fear networking. They would rather crawl under a blanket, sit behind their computer, submit job application after application and hope and pray that someone will call. Most networking fails because people have forgotten its golden rule. By Shawna Simcik
“We invented the wrist-braced slingshot in 1953,” says Mark Ellenburg, president of Trumark Manufacturing Co. The “we” Ellenburg is referring to is himself, his father Howard and his brother Steve. By Eric Peterson
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA                                                                                  
The novelty of the Indulger v. Abstainer battle has not yet worn off.  Cash registers are ringing like they’re giving out angel wings. Restaurants are turning over faster than the Gold Rush Hotel & Casino. That donut shop/speakeasy is now a vacant storefront. By Laura Cook Newman 

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Do you know a great minority-owned business, or do you own one? Nominate a company for ColoradoBiz’s Annual Ranking of the Top 50 Minority-Owned Businesses in Colorado. The list will appear in the July 2013 issue of ColoradoBiz! Nomination deadline: May 10, 2013

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