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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Your choices, whether in the dating realm or the employment realm, are to get game or be left out. Here are some things you must be doing in your search for the perfect job. By John Heckers
Colorado's a clean energy king
Colorado came in fifth out of all 50 states in this year's U.S. Clean Energy Leadership Index because of its dominance in clean energy technology, policy and investment. By Lisa Ryckman
Now that we're almost done with the first half, it's a good time to reflect on progress made against your goals. Are you on track? By Larry Turner 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Athena finalist: Marcia Benshoof
On most workdays, there's no place Marcia Benshoof would rather be than at her IMA office in downtown Denver. But this is no ordinary workday. By Lisa Ryckman    
There's still time! Add your firm to our Top 50 Minority-Owned Companies ranking
Submit your firm  for ColoradoBiz magazine’s annual ranking of the state’s top 50 minority-owned companies that will appear in our July issue. The entry deadline has been extended to June 6. Companies must be at least 51 percent ethnic-minority-owned and headquartered in Colorado. 
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!


 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! 
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LAST DAY to nominate for the technology Apex Awards.  Establish your company as a leader in technology.  Visit for the electronic nomination forms.