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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Everyone probably knows that the only effective way to find employment in this market is to network. But too many networkers do things that can actually hurt them. By John Heckers
The company has been on a rollercoaster ride for the last three years. It had record years in 2007 and 2008, but 2009 was off a cumulative 40 percent. By Larry Turner
One of the first companies to deploy a national ethernet network with local reach, tw telecom is now the third-largest service provider in business ethernet ports. (Watch an interview with VP Mike Rouleau)
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
As federal, state, and local criminal statutes have mushroomed, and with the deck stacked in favor of the prosecutors, it has become increasingly easy for people to end up on the wrong side of the law. By Tom Frey


ColoradoBiz’s genXYZ program recognizes outstanding Colorado business and community leaders under the age of 39. Each finalist represents the diversity of Colorado and includes those who have had great accomplishments and made significant contributions to their businesses, industries and communities. Register for VIP Access, Corporate Package, Individual and more TODAY!  
The Association for Corporate Growth
ACG Denver presents the 4th Annual DealMaker’s Forum, HIDDEN GEMS & FOOLS GOLD: The Future of DealMaking in Colorado, on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2 – 5 pm at the Denver Marriott City Center. Go here to register! Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
   Community Calendar
Find out more about the Women's Health Research Annual Community Luncheon on Oct. 5. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.  
                        Join us for a great cause!
Colorado-based Empowerment International (EI) hosts an exhibition and auction of photographs taken by Nicaraguan children at 6:30  p.m. on Oct. 8 at the Roots Yoga Center in Denver. Tickets: $35. All proceeds go directly to the EI education programs in Nicaragua.  Find out more!
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Mike Rouleau of tw telecom talks about the business practices that helped make his company a 2011 Top Company winner. Read more about tw telecom and all the finalists.    

 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
Mile High Memories
Publisher Bart Taylor chats with CoBiz columnist Stewart Schley about the origins of Invesco at Mile High .  
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