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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
If you do find a home that you love, the real question you should ask is, "Is this a house I will still want to own if the value of the property drops 10 percent or even 25 percent?" By Tom Frey
As the nation goes, so goes Colorado
A more impressive U.S. economy should set the stage for stronger Colorado economic growth that will benefit the state's small businesses. By Jeff Thredgold
I heard this line many years ago but had forgotten it. It hit me right between the eyes as exactly the way to address the boredom of the endless business grind. By Brad Feld 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
On management: I will teach my dog to read
How can I justify writing about a dog trick in a business magazine? Well, it was the best dog trick I have ever seen, and I want to tell you about it. By Pat Wiesner  
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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Dave Taylor and friends discuss the latest innovations in high-tech and online, including Facebook Places, Foursquare and 3D TV.  
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