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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Usually a list of leadership traits describes the guy in charge, not necessarily the leader. The guy in charge and the leader aren’t the same thing. They can be, but I don’t see that very often. By David Sneed 
Freelancers to the rescue: Part 2
Take a look at your staff. Have they been working long hours taking care of business with reduced resources since the market crashed? It’s time to take care of them. By Cindy Wolf 
Seven ways to dispense with Debbie Downers
Having pessimism present within a small business is similar to a locomotive: The more it gets going and the faster it moves, the more it will run over everything in its path. By Teri Karjala
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Pawngo founder and CEO Todd Hills has gone online with what he calls the oldest form of borrowing – the pawn shop – and his biggest customers are small-business owners who need to make payroll, fund improvements or finish a job. By Mike Taylor 
You are invited to help bring Colorado together!
Register for a private strategy lunch discussion to help set the agenda for the “Bringing Colorado Together” 2012 statewide election television series, part of The Aaron Harber Show:. Join former Gov. Roy Romer or one of our other special hosts throughout May. and June 
The Association for Corporate Growth
Save the date! Find out more about ACG's Monthly Luncheons featuring top business professionals. You won't want to miss these events! Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's 2012 Special Section!    
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 ColoradoBiz TV
Comcast's Mitch Bowling talks about Xfinity Home Security, which allows users to keep tabs on their castle both at home and remotely.   
Community Calendar
Find out more about The Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 24. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own. 
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
Publisher Bart Taylor chats with CoBiz columnist Stewart Schley about the origins of Invesco at Mile High, and how a new stadium can't make a team great -- or even competitive.
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