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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
If you do it right, you will begin a long-term networking relationship. Make a major mistake, and all you get is some Starbucks and a lighter wallet. Here how to make this meeting count. By John Heckers 
Top earners: Six reasons to start your tax prep now 
The complexities associated with tax returns, for those who are top wage earners with a multitude of financial interests, go far beyond what any tax software package or "burn and turn" tax consulting company can provide. By James Vonachen
Strategic intent: It begins when the organizations plan, think and work very hard at getting the strategy right. Late nights and headaches are worth a game plan that's going to be a game changer. By Steve Sorensen
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
About a year ago, my wife, son and I all got new cell phones, what the clerk at the cell-phone store called “the latest and greatest short of a smart phone.” By Jeff Rundles  

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Editor Mike Cote chats with Kauffman Scholars CEO Carrie Besnette Hauser and Kittie Hook of Cassidy Turley Fuller Real Estate about how they helped bring the NCAA Women's Final Four to Denver for the first time ever. 
 "Deal or No Deal? The Ultimate 2012 Question" at 7:30 a.m. on Jan. 25 at the Brown Palace Hotel.  Go here to register! Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
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Editor Mike Cote talks with Dirk Anderson and Mike Weber of Coalfire Systems about why cyber-security is crucial for every company, regardless of size.  
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