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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Here's a radical resolution for you: Resolve not to be boring! Boring doesn't win business. Boring doesn't open doors. Boring doesn't get you remembered. By Julie Hansen 
How to transform the worst job into the best 
I knew that sprinting through the hills was harder on some days than others, but I didn't know why. Then, on one of the hard days, our colonel said something that changed my life.  By David Sneed 
While some of his competitors have gone out of business during the tough economic climate of the past few years, Jake Jabs has expanded his American Furniture Warehouse empire to 13. By Mike Cote 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows proves more a boring, tedious exercise in special effects and self-conscious film-making and less an engaging and narratively ingenious film. By Dave Taylor 

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PricewaterhouseCoopers partner Julian Jenkins talks about what it takes for businesses to come out of the recession ready for success . 
 "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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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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