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   Today in ColoradoBiz Update
The last seven project fundamentals
A If any one area will lead to disastrous project results, it would be the failure to monitor and report progress weekly and to hold the project manager and his team accountable. By Larry Valant
Among the dozens of creative ideas that were scrawled on a big sheet of butcher paper during the Statewide Sustainability Roundtable in November, this one stood out. By Pete Dignan 
Five great ways to keep employees engaged 
As engagement levels decline, employee turnover increases. If you don't want turnover to be the next drain on your budget, keep these tips in mind. By Derek Murphy
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Greg Allman returns to his roots with Low Country Blues
Greg Allman sounds even more authentic and soulful now that he has the world-weary mileage to match his vocal chops. By Mike Cote
The Park People hosts a public forum for Denver mayoral candidates, Wednesday, January 26, 5:30-7 p.m., at Denver Botanic Gardens. The forum will focus on Denver’s parks, open space and urban forest. The event is free. For more information, call The Park People at 303-722-6262 or visit
CEBA’s Ethics in Leadership Series:
Healthcare in the U.S.: Right, Responsibility, or Road to Ruin?
To kick off its Ethics in Leadership Series, CEBA will host a robust discussion of the issues surrounding healthcare reform's impact on Colorado business.Please join us on Thursday, Feb. 10 from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Marriott City Center in Denver. $25/includes continental breakfast. 
Call the CEBA office at 303-283-6002 to register.
 The Association for Corporate Growth
  Learn more about the Corporate Executive Breakfast: Power of Peer Collaboration  on Jan. 26. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.  
 Outstanding women wanted
The ATHENA Award honors individuals who strive toward the highest levels of personal and professional accomplishment and forge leadership paths for other women to follow. Nominate an outstanding woman today -- deadline: Feb. 4. And find out more about the 2011 Athena Awards gala on April 28. 
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Your Business Channel talks with top business brand experts about the future of marketing: coordinated and conversational. 
Map your recovery! 
Attend a free Executive Briefing on Feb. 2. Hear ColoradoBiz columnists Gary Harvey and Larry Turner speak on: “Mapping Your Recovery and How To Sell In That Recovery" from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
List your charity event in our golf guide
The ColoradoBiz 2011 Golf Planner's Guide, coming in April, will include a listing of charity golf tournaments. To submit information on your event, contact Christy Markley at by Feb. 7. To advertise in this special section, contact Sylvia Harmon at or (303) 662-5225 by March 4. 
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
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Dave Taylor and two other emedia experts talk about the implications and potential dangers of Wikileaks.
See more CoBiz stories on Channel 7
KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz are collaborating on stories that explore how business affects your life. You can also find them online at   
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