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Have we simply run out of work? And the answer is, of course not! In fact, we will never run out of work. But there aren’t always jobs associated with the work that needs to be done. And that’s where we find ourselves today – plenty of work, not enough jobs. Here are some thoughts on how we can escape the downward employment spiral and 24 future industries that will lead to an era of super employment! By Tom Frey

Three secrets sales trainers don't want you to know
Before a training course for a close-knit group, I was invited to go to dinner with them. I asked my mentor (a typical training guru) what I should do. He told me that I would lose my guru status by going to dinner with these people. He said that I should show up, train and leave immediately. Disregarding this advice, which seemed inauthentic to me, I went to dinner. Here's what happened then. By Merit Gest
GroundFloor’s staff is made up of seasoned experts, as opposed to industry newbies, thus confidently providing clients the optimum communication tools and strategies. With a work-hard, play-hard attitude, GroundFloor also underscores the necessity of social and environmental contributions. To date, the team has provided pro-bono services to the Beanstalk Foundation, Colorado Meth Project and Dumb Friends League, among others. By Gigi Sukin

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Scott Jennings opened the first Cheba Hut, a marijuana-themed sandwich shop, in Tempe, Ariz., in 1998. Now there are 16 locations, including five in Colorado and several on the way for Madison, Wis., and San Diego. Each Cheba Hut shares commonalities – although each shop has a unique “Secret Stash” of sandwiches only available at that particular location. By Eric Peterson
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