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August 30, 2010

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Six key questions to ask before hiring a CFO: part 2

You want a CFO who is not shy. The CFO is the CEO's most trusted advisor. A CFO should ask you tough questions that nobody else will. By Marty Koenig and Keith McAslan

Read part one.

Sharing the profits

FreeWave Technologies gave its employees another cut of the profits this summer. The Boulder-based company has been doing it since 1995. By Randi Abels

The power of 10,000 cows

If you've ever driven across the Great Plains in August, you know the pungent odor of animal farming. The smell lasts for so many miles, you can't help bur wonder what happens to all that manure. By Martha Young

ColoradoBiz EXTRA

Executive wheels: Toyota's still got it

Despite Toyota's troubles over the last couple of years, I believe they still make the best fleet of cars in the world, and the 2011 Camry hybrid is just another example. By Jeff Rundles

Last day to nominate your company for our Top 250 Private Companies!


Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 250 Private Companies. Because the ranking has been moved to the October issue, the deadline has been extended to today.


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Election 2010: winners and losers

Final words from candidates for governor and U.S. Senate at the Minority Business Breakfast.

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The Association for Corporate Growth

  Learn more about the The 5th Annual Investment & Finance Cross-Networking Event on Oct. 20. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.


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