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   Today in ColoradoBiz Update
The rise and demise of the digital packrat
You need a plan for evaluating the information infrastructure at your organization and then a plan for how to get from where you are to where you want to be. Your plan should get the big picture first, then flow down to specific tasks. By Kelly Twigger

Take the range out of your deals
Given the extensive negotiation theory that exists, I’ve never understood why people talk in ranges when they are proposing a deal. I understand the hesitancy of many to put the first number out there, but I’m unsure why this often translates into a range. By Brad Feld

Colorado's Top 100 Public Companies
Englewood-based Dish Network sits atop the Top 100 Public Companies ranking for the third straight year, but a much smaller Colorado public company not even on the list is generating just as much buzz on Wall Street. By Kyle Ringo

   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
The best of CoBiz: Eight slimy job scams
Unfortunately, there is a great deal of dishonesty in the job business these days. Don't let the con people con you. Know what you're signing and know with whom you're dealing before you spend a penny. By John Heckers

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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
UMB turns 100
ColoradoBiz's Gigi Sukin talks with UMB Financial Corp. Chairman & CEO Mariner Kemper about UMB's 100th anniversary.

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Happy anniversary!
A chat with the Business Unconventional hosts about ColoradoBiz Magazine's 40th anniversary.
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