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September 16, 2009
 
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Guest voice: How to save money going paperless
Do you know how much it costs your company per year to manage paper? Implementing paper reduction measures could save a company more money than they think. By K.J. McCorry

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Jobless data: getting worse, but not quite as painful
U.S. employment data for August was a mix of “getting less painful” and “getting worse” -- both as expected. The U.S. recession has largely run its course, but job losses are the norm now. By Jeff Thredgold

Mama’s got a brand new bag
They say they’re moms first, businesswomen second. But three Highlands Ranch entrepreneurs have found success with their reusable grocery sack specifically made for fruits and veggies. By Carli Auran

Lender beware: Is that foreclosure a liability nightmare?
What many lenders fail to realize is that foreclosure poses serious risks when enacted without due diligence to determine exactly what is returning to bank control. In some cases, what appears to represent an acceptable recovery may actually turn into a giant liability. By Bill Warren

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Dick Franklin talks about the Clean Tech Open
Dick Franklin, co-chairman for the Clean Tech Open’s Rocky Mountain competition, talks about the business competition and the outlook for the industry.

 

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Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz on "The Road to Recovery"
As the economy continues to challenge businesses and consumers, KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz are collaborating on stories that explore how businesses are coping - and succeeding - despite the downturn. Look for new installments of "The Road to Recovery" at 4:30 p.m. on Thursdays, during the second half of the 4 p.m. broadcast. You can also find them online at TheDenverChannel.com.

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