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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Chef Laura: A recipe for efficiency
Getting shown the ropes those first days on a new job, I tend to notice a dozen procedures that strike me as odd. I can’t help but ask, “What if you moved that trash can between your station and the fry station so that you can both use it?" By Laura Cook Newman
Should you keep core functions under the employee umbrella? Opt for a small core staff and supplement with hired experts as project strategy dictates? What about just one key leader in your employee seat who oversees an entirely virtual marketing department? Here are some pros and cons. By Christopher Ryan
Colorado's entrepreneurs will lead our future growth and prosperity. They need the support from our business community and government to make sure that they have the proper resources, an educated workforce and initiatives to capitalize on our strengths. By Neil McKenzie
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All in the family: Tips from the folks behind McGuckin Hardware
We are well into our fourth generation of family members who work at the store, and while we do have our moments, we wouldn’t change the outcomes and experiences for anything. Here are some of the things we’ve learned through the years that might be helpful to you. By Vicki and Barry Hight
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Find out more about The 19th Annual Diversity in Business Reception on July 24. And check out ColoradoBiz's other events or submit your own.

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Guess who turned 40 in 2013?
A chat with the Business Unconventional hosts about ColoradoBiz Magazine's 40th anniversary.  

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