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April 7, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Mind your manners!

The lack of manners in our society and in the business world is a pandemic -- and it can cost you a customer, a job or a promotion. Here 10 ways not to behave. By John Heckers

Top 5 marketing & PR blunders: No. 3

Not all customers (or clients) are worthy of you. It's a hard pill to swallow sometimes, but it's true; even in this fight-for-all-the-business-you-can-get economy. By Esty Atlas

Rundles Wrap-up: Psyched out

I finally understand why all the people I knew in college who majored in psychology are so successful. I thought they were just trying to get out of foreign-language requirements; turns out they were planning to rule the world. By Jeff Rundles

Nine ways to prime your pump in 2010

Every year, we survey our clients to better understand the local economy and how best to devise the best strategy for success. Here are nine insights this year's survey tells us. By AJ Steger

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Find out more about the 5th Annual Create Denver Expo on April 10 at the Colorado Convention Center, featuring columnist Neil McKenzie. Check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.

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Post-recession business success


PricewaterhouseCoopers partner Julian Jenkins talks about what it takes for businesses to come out of the recession ready for success on Your Business Channel.

 Hear the latest about Planet-Profit Report


Tune in at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow to the Patton Boggs LLP Internet radio show Capital Thinking as ColoradoBiz Publisher Bart Taylor talks about the launch of Planet-Profit Report, a new sustainable business newsletter and website.

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The Association for Corporate Growth

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

Hot Biz Deals 

  • Willowfly Anglers, an ORVIS-endorsed fly fishing outfitter based at Three Rivers Resort in Almont, has teamed up with the resort to offer three great packages. Enjoy some great spring fishing and discounts on all-day guided fly fishing trips from now until May 15 when staying two nights or more. Lodging will be discounted with nightly rates from $52. Call (888) 761-FISH for the details or visit or
  • 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. Please visit to print your tour pass.
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