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March 15, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update


Making mountains of meds into molehills of pills
 

You see them pile up in your medicine chest: old prescriptions that for one reason or another you didn't use up entirely. Now that they're long expired or that you no longer have a use for them, how do you safely get rid of them? By Mike Cote

Watch the video about the Colorado Medication Take-Back pilot project, a 2010 Sustainability Champion Award winner.

Tech tips to get more done

For many of today's workers, the recent recession has meant increased workloads rather than layoffs. If this sounds like your situation, read on to learn a few ways your technology can give you a much-needed productivity boost. By Michael Clark

It's hard to look smart with bad numbers

At the end of the day, glibness and good presentation cannot take the place of good results. Produce good result and get gold stars, fail to produce results and don't bother taking the stage. By Larry Valant

What to do with e-waste?

 

E-waste is a growing problem as obsolete or broken computers and other electronics take up precious landfill space. By the Editors of E/The Environmental Magazine
 

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Find out more about the Athena Award Gala on April 29 at the Seawell Ballroom. Check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own .


  Learn more about the 2010 Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference -- Managing Beyond the Recovery: New Realities, New Rules, New Values. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.

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Hills of pills


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Editor Mike Cote finds out more about the Colorado Medication Take-back pilot project, which has collected nearly 700 pounds of pills that might otherwise post a risk to kids or water supplies.


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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

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