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April 19, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update


Today in ColoradoBiz Update

When old media assimilates new media

That's the dream of all Old Media, isn't it? Use the Web and digital technology to enhance your business rather than let it destroy you, as newspapers and maybe magazines have? By Keith DuBay

Don't marry your employees -- just engage them!

Having cut expenses and laid off employees, you are now operating with a lean workforce and focusing keenly on building revenue, maximizing profit and generally improving business outcomes. So as 2010 gets underway, what lies ahead? By Fiona Cattermole

It's time for a reality check

The words Early Recognition of Reality should be embroidered in a tapestry and hung on our office wall, reminding us to look for those signals that tells us a change in direction or new course of action is required! By Larry Valant

Who Owns Colorado: Cracking Denver's new zoning code

For more than five years, Denver's City Council, planning department and hundreds of volunteers and interested hangers-on have been crafting a new zoning code to replace the cobbled-together rule book that currently guides construction and land use in the city. By Stephen Titus

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Bill Greiner's economic crystal ball


ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote talks with Bill Greiner, president and chief investment officer for Scout Investment Advisors, about what he sees in our economic future.

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Hot Biz Deals

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  • 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.
  • Hit the links at the Broadmoor! Its 5-star Golf Getaway includes accommodations, full breakfast, one round of golf including cart, locker, club storage and range balls for $233 per person per night based on double occupancy. Plus earn resort credit from $75 to $300 depending on length of stay. Through April 30.

Please join us for CEBA's Ethics in Leadership Series on April 27, 2010

ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote moderates a panel of distinguished business executives on the role of ethical standards and behavior in today's business lending environment. $25/continental breakfast
Where: Sheraton Denver Downtown
             7:00 am - Registration/Networking
             7:30 - 9:00 am - Program