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February 8, 2010
COMPANIES TO WORK FOR IN COLORADO - 2010
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The cuts in state funding for Colorado's colleges and universities present the schools with an opportunity, not just a temporary setback. At least that's how the leaders of these public institutions of higher education are trying to view the cuts. By Nora Caley
Ethical readiness for the workforce - are today's kids prepared? A recent national poll conducted by Junior Achievement and Deloitte indicates teens freely admit to unethical behavior today. By Triche Guenin
Team building happens when management provides a set of challenges and delegates responsibility for achievement to a team. Solving tough problems through a team is true team building. Nothing else comes close. By Larry Valant
Do you know an outstanding woman who strives toward the highest levels of personal and professional accomplishment? A co-worker, a neighbor, your boss, your mentor, yourself? Don't miss the opportunity to nominate someone for the Athena Award!
The deadline for nominations is today. Go here for award criteria and nomination form.
Need more company visibility? Give your company added exposure by donating to the silent auction. Go here
Wanted: Nominations for Top 100 Women-Owned Companies
Nominate your firm for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 100 Women-Owned Companies slated for the May issue. Submission deadline: March 19
Hot Biz Deals
OPERATION BLANKET: Sears customers are invited to show their support for homeless veterans and donate gently used blankets through Feb. 18. For each blanket donated, customers will receive a coupon for 20 percent savings on any one home fashion or home décor item, or a coupon for 10 percent savings on any one housewares, luggage or furniture item (mattresses excluded). Go here to find the drop-off closest to you.
BLOW OFF SOME STEAM at your next meeting. Glenwood Hot Springs Lodge includes complimentary pool admission to the World¹s Largest Hot Springs pool! Book a meeting with rooms for January, February or March and receive complimentary meeting space, coffee service and a Spa Treatment. Contact Ann Denney at 970-945-3339 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 http://www.sheratonsteamboatresort.com/or call 1-800-325-3535
Tired of the pressure to have a date for February 14th? In a relationship, but not the lovey-dovey type? Are you disgusted that Valentine's Day displays go up before Christmas is even over? The Hotel Boulderado presents an Anti-Valentine's Day Party! Enjoy dancing, drinks, food and non-romantic comedies in the Boulderado Events Center on Saturday, February 13th as we explore an alternative to celebrating Valentine's Day.