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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
I see far too many CEOs who watch fastballs go by without swinging. Only when they have two strikes do they begin to pay attention, and by then, it's often too late. By Todd Ordal
For years, the IRS has been rankled that families wishing to transfer wealth used a formula that reduced the taxable value of the assets upon a transfer. By Mira Fine 
Sure, Odell Brewing Co. is about
the beer - delicious, distinctive,
hand-crafted beer. But Odell's wasn't built on beer alone. By Lisa Ryckman
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
The second Standard & Poor's announced they had downgraded the US Credit rating, reaction was fast and furious. Over-reaction was even faster and furiouser. By Tom Frey 


Who are Colorado's Sustainable Design visionaries? You tell us!
The Colorado Sustainable Design Awards (CSDA) is a statewide program recognizing outstanding sustainable design in residential, commercial and civic buildings and master planned communities. 
Submit your nominations by August 30!   
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Your Business Channel talks with Markus Becker, CEO of SPS International, about the ways technology is impacting the 
The Association for Corporate Growth
ACG Denver presents the 4th Annual DealMaker’s Forum, HIDDEN GEMS & FOOLS GOLD: The Future of DealMaking in Colorado, on Thursday, October 6, 2 – 5 pm at the Denver Athletic Club 1325 Glenarm, Denver. Go here to register! Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section!   
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Women's Health Research Annual Community Luncheon on Oct. 5. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own. 
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
Mile High Memories
Publisher Bart Taylor chats with CoBiz columnist Stewart Schley about the origins of Invesco at Mile High .  
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