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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
A great leader establishes a clear and compelling vision and communicates that vision throughout the organization. By Ann Spoor
The great stewards of capital: Where are they now?
I can honestly say that the owner of a small, privately held business has the best sense for where and how to spend or invest dollars. By  David Tolson
MIT and Stanford know what they are. But does Colorado? What and who are Colorado’s research rock stars? By Chris Shapard 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Be unreasonable: Don't "try" -- do!
It's not the thought that counts. It's the doing that counts, regardless of how "reasonable" the explanation for not doing. By Gary Harvey  


 Come celebrate the 2011 Colorado Companies to Watch!

Join us at the 2011 Colorado Companies to Watch Gala Awards Event on Thursday, June 23 at the Denver Marriott City Center. Registration and reception begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and awards at 6:30 p.m. Make your reservations todayand check out profiles of all 50 Colorado Companies to Watch!

Learn more about the 13th Annual Golf Challenge on June 6. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Energy excitement
Editor Mike Cote talks with energy entrepreneur Alex Cranberg about how he got into the business and what keeps him going. 
Last chance! Add your firm to our Top 50 Minority-Owned Companies ranking 
Submit your firm  for ColoradoBiz magazine’s annual ranking of the state’s top 50 minority-owned companies that will appear in our July issue. The entry deadline has been extended to today! 
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
3D TV and eBooks
Dave Taylor and friends discuss the latest innovations in high-tech and online.  
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