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March 22, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Dealmaking should be a team sport

You might get a deal done without a first rate team of advisers, but there is a good chance you're leaving money on the table and taking on more risk than necessary. By Jonathan Dhillon

Head in the cloud, feet on the ground

You want the power of the Cloud for when it's appropriate, but be sure not to limit your enterprise in how you can compete and build on your strengths. By Gene Tanski

Protect your business: think human capital

Without its best talent, a company can see its value drop as sales decline and other key relationships deteriorate. By Bob Rhyme

2010 Sustainability Champion: Mariner Kemper, CEO UMB Financial Corp

UMB CEO Mariner Kemper says one of the best things about winning the 2010 Sustainability Champion Award is that it gives him another platform to talk about sustainability. By Mike Cote

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  Learn more about the 12th Annual Golf Challenge on June 21.  And read the latest Association for Corporate Growth news here and web exclusives here .

Hot Biz Deals

  • Tour the sustainable restaurant scene in Denver this April during the Green Route Restaurant Tour! Each participating restaurant is a member of Denver's Green Route, a green map for the City of Denver All tours are complimentary and will feature special appetizer and drink specials and the opportunity to meet with the owners and chefs. A tour pass is required and is available for starting Monday, March 22.  Please visit to print your pass and to view what each restaurant will be offering.
  • SPRING BREAK DEALS! Book now for sunny, warmer days of incredible skiing and boarding! Telluride Resort Lodging is now offering half off select available lodging for the rest of this ski season. Rates now starting as low as $107 per night. Some restrictions may apply. Offer valid for new reservations only. Minimum night stay required. Go to, or call 800.778.8581. Discover why Telluride skiing is unmatched in North America!
  • Get two tickets for $38 -- the price of one -- to see Brazillian guitarist Marcus Tardelli at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. Find other great 2-for-1 offers here.
  • The Sheraton Steamboat Resort has put together two fabulous ski packages to make it even more affordable to hit the slopes. As the area's only ski-in, ski-out resort, Sheraton Steamboat Resort is offering the Champagne Powder Package and the Stay & Ski Package. To make a reservation or for more information, visit call 1-800-325-3535.
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