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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
If the Great Recession has done anything, it has helped people evaluate where they're going and what they're doing in life. Here are some ways to begin to reclaim who you are. By John Heckers    
Adam Agron goes to work each morning as a corporate attorney in one of Denver's largest firms. The work, while gratifying, is just one aspect of his routine. By Yana Vishnitsky 
Landlines and land mines
The blue beacon of Qwest is gone from the Denver skyline, as memories of the dot-com rise and fall and the trial of Joe Nacchio have gone similarly dim. By Eric Peterson
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
The Obama proviso 
For the next 15 months, there will be compromise on very little and unanimity on even less. Substantive dialogue has given way to a straightforward calculation based on political  capital. By Bart Taylor


 Wanted: The best of GenXYZ!
ColoradoBiz wants to celebrate the young entrepreneurs of the 21st century, from the CEOs of freshly minted startups to professionals helping established companies adapt and thrive in a new marketplace. We're looking for the 21- to 39-year-olds who are creating game-changing technologies, business strategies, products and services that will shape the next generation of business. We will recognize the Top 25 finalists in our October issue and at our 2nd Annual GenXYZ event on September 29 at Mile High Station.
Deadline: July 30. Submit your nominatons today!
See who's speaking at the monthly luncheons on Aug. 2 and Sept. 13.  Read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section!  
Who are Colorado's Sustainable Design visionaries? You tell us!
The Colorado Sustainable Design Awards (CSDA) is a statewide program recognizing outstanding sustainable design in residential, commercial and civic buildings and master planned communities. Award Categories include: Residential architecture, Commercial architecture. Civic architecture, Sustainable Communities and Interior Design. Submit your nominations by August 30!      
Community Calendar
Find out more about the IP5280's 6th Annual Climbing for Kids on Aug. 12. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own
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A panel discussion at this year's Diversity Business Breakfast. The 2011 winners were : Mowa Haile (Minority Businessperson of the Year) and Raytheon (Diversity Corp. of the year, large) and DatamanUSA (Diversity Corp., small/medium).Take a look at our Top 50 Minority-Owned Businesses.
Where should you look for your next job?
Be the first to know which companies in Colorado are the cream of the crop! Register now for the 6th annual Best Companies to Work for in Colorado Awards Gala and workshop on July 28th at the Westin Westminster. 
Top 250 Private Companies: Is Yours One? 
Submit your company for ColoradoBiz magazine’s annual ranking of the state’s Top 250 Private Companies that will be featured in the October issue. Deadline for entry: August 15   
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
Mile High Memories
Publisher Bart Taylor chats with CoBiz columnist Stewart Schley about the origins of Invesco at Mile High .  
 See more CoBiz stories on Channel 7
KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz  collaborate on stories that explore how business affects your life. Find them online at