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November 4, 2010

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Today in ColoradoBiz P2 Update

The Economist: Why gold?

When I toured the New York Federal Reserve Bank, everyone but me was there for one purpose - to visit the vault where hundreds of billions of dollars in gold bars are stored. By Tucker Hart Adams

The good news: a strong economic outlook

The Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation has released its sixth annual Toward a More Competitive Colorado report. Here's a summary of key points. By Kelly Brough

 A state does what the feds can't

The defeat of California's Proposition 23 is a message to the people and businesses within the State that the time to start the clean up process is now. By Martha Young

ColoradoBiz EXTRA

One thing leads to another

In the U.S. we are now witnessing a record number of failures taking place. Just look around. Failed businesses, failed systems, failed jobs, and failed marriages. By Thomas Frey

Top 25 Most Powerful Salespeople in Colorado

 Who's the most powerful salesperson in your sphere of business? We profile the state's "25 Most Powerful Salespeople" in our January issue based on your nominations. Nominate someone who sells for you or to you! Deadline: Nov. 12. Read more about it.

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Find out more about the DaVinci Inventor Showcase 2010 on Nov. 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.

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When worlds collide: Google and personal freedom

A chat with Dave Taylor and friends about the web's potential impact on people in countries where information is controlled by the government.

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How does your professional-service firm stack up?

Tell the world! Submit your company for ColoradoBiz's annual ranking of professional-service firms that will appear in the December issue. Submission deadline: Nov. 5, 2010. Categories: Accounting firms, Ad/Marketing/PR firms, Engineering firms, Architecture firms, General contractors, Law firms, Investment managers and financial advisors. E-mail submissions or questions to:

The Association for Corporate Growth

  Learn more about the Private Equity/Intermediary Networking Event at Invesco Field on Dec. 9. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.