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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
The heat is on, and talk of the dreaded summer sales slump has begun. The same excuses have surfaced and they have arrived right on schedule. Any of these sound familiar? By Liz Wendling
Higher ed's high impact
As our recent Colorado Experience visit to Colorado Springs made clear, the business of higher education is vital to this area's fabric and its future. By Jerry Wartgow
Strategy is simply "doing the right things" and execution is "doing things right." The greater common goal is "doing the right things right." By Bob Hills 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Sports biz: Rock solid
With exuberant home crowds and playoff-caliber talent, your 2011 Colorado Rockies are the picture of baseball health: competitive, fun to watch and relatively young. By Stewart Schley  


 Come celebrate the 2011 Colorado Companies to Watch!

Join us at the 2011 Colorado Companies to Watch Gala Awards Event on Thursday, June 23 at the Denver Marriott City Center. Registration and reception begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and awards at 6:30 p.m. Make your reservations todayand check out profiles of all 50 Colorado Companies to Watch!

Learn more about the 13th Annual Golf Challenge on June 6. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Executive Director Tim Reeser talks about Colorado State's Clean Energy Commercialization Arm. 
We're looking for a few great business leaders!
Junior Achievement and the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce want the best in business – past or present – for the 2012 Colorado Business Hall of Fame! Nominations are due July 15. Go here for the selection criteria and the laureate nomination form.
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own
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