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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
If you're not successful at selling, then you might be a bystander in the process and not an active participant at preventing victimhood - and maybe a participant in the blame game. By Gary Harvey 
It's a new business year: Time to get tough 
There is always a purpose in what is going on in our lives. Make the negatives into positives. The purpose of this economic downturn is to help us realize what great opportunities we still have. By Dave Seems 
People tend to get annoyed with giant corporations that try to harass the little guy, especially when the action seems to fly in the face of good old common sense. By Kurt Leyendecker 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Joe Buescher and Mike Saber, co-workers in the telecom industry and dog lovers, teamed to invent a slinger, which can not only fling balls for Fido to fetch but also Frisbees and bumpers. By Eric Peterson 

 Is your business a family affair?
Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine’s annual ranking of the Top 50 Family-Owned Companies in February. Nomination deadline: January 3, 2012 
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Anita demonstrates how yoga can relax, rejuvenate and energize in a few simple moves. 
 "Deal or No Deal? The Ultimate 2012 Question" at 7:30 a.m. on Jan. 25 at the Brown Palace Hotel.  Go here to register! Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section!   
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Daniels Graduate Admissions Workshop on Jan. 31. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.    
 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 crucial for every company, regardless of size.  
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