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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Sales karma is at play all day, everyday - and when you least expect it, it will come back to bite. Get good karma by making honesty and serving others your top priority. By Liz Wendling 
The secret to cheaper - and better - customer service 
Companies looking for ways to operate faster and leaner, while still providing consumers with high-quality service, have found a great solution. By Rob Duncan 
A blueprint for a business-friendly environment
Let's strive to maintain this collective "State of Mind" in Colorado government: to keep laws and regulations impacting job creation supportive, stable and predictable. By Dave Tabor
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
In our search to lay blame for the world’s economic mess, the newest target is the wealthy. If we just tax their “ill gotten” gains, deficits will disappear, jobs will appear and household incomes will rise. If only it were that simple. By Tucker Hart Adams
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 
 The Association for Corporate Growth
 ACG Denver presents a "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!    
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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Editor Mike Cote talks with Bill Farris, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's vice president of Commercialization and Technology Transfer, about what's happening at NREL now.
 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.  
 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