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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
What's your rate-limiting step?
This isn’t a new bar pickup line to replace, “What’s your sign?” It’s a term I first learned in a graduate-level biochemistry course. By TC North
For those in the investment community, the term “impact investing” is a hot topic: investments intended to create positive social impact alongside financial return. By Beth Busenhart  
The I-got-a-degree-but-no-job blues
College career-services offices have new programs, online assistance and even extra staff to help students learn how to write a resume, prepare for interviews and network. One thing the offices don't do, however, is find a job for the student. By Nora Caley
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
So you’re a small to medium-sized business that’s chugging along, except you want to do more. But short of buying two more cases of Girl Scout cookies, your ideas are in short supply. Here's help. By Cathie Beck   
 Community Calendar
Find out more about "Seven Seconds to a First Impression" on March 9, presented by author Julie Hansen and the Institute of Management Consultants. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own. 
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Editor Mike Cote enjoys a pancake Power Lunch chat at Snooze with Roxane White, Gov. John Hickenlooper's chief of staff.
The Association for Corporate Growth
Save the date! It's almost time for the Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference, an ACG Denver event scheduled for March 13-14. You won't want to miss it! 
Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's 2012 Special Section!    
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
What businesses need to know
Editor Mike Cote talks with Dirk Anderson and Mike Weber of Coalfire Systems about why cyber-security is