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Two blocks from our house, a firefighter, driving to work down a road that had turned into a river, helped a man climb to safety. The man was hanging on for dear life to his car's side mirror. The firefighter then came back to rescue the woman who was still in the car. As Jim Collins would say, "Do you have the right people on your bus?" If not, with whom should you surround yourself?  By Theresa Szczurek

Mandatory reporting: Financial exploitation of seniors
The new code regarding mandatory reporting for abuse of at-risk seniors is akin to statutory schemes that have been in place for years requiring certain parties, such as a doctor or teacher, to report observed child abuse.  The deadline for requiring mandatory reporting next year presumably gives organizations time to train their employees on the recognition and reporting of financial exploitation of seniors. By Joanna Kitto
GenXYZ winner: Rob Carpenter
"I was in a Starbucks with a friend, and we were talking about the app. An older gentleman approached us and said he worked for Apple and he had some ideas for apps, and asked if we could help him. I told him no, I didn’t really know much about apps. As soon as he walked away I knew it was a pivotal moment, and that I should think about creating apps for other people." By Lynn Bronikowski

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Tech Expo aims to educate, connect
The Denver Biz Tech Expo, a co-production of Colorado Technology Partners, a local consortium of IT consulting firms, and the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, will be held at the Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum in Denver’s Lowry neighborhood Oct. 24 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This year’s theme is “Navigating the Cloud”. By Eric Peterson
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