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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
I've often noticed an inverse relationship between how much a management team focuses on profit and the profit that it actually achieves. Focusing hard on numbers sometimes produces poor results. By Todd Ordal 
The 6.5 steps of financial self-defense: Part 2 
Why should you get in shape? Because it does you no good to amass a certain amount of wealth only to be unable to enjoy it because your body doesn't allow you to. By John Kyle
You'd think the executive vice president of a company that employs 6,000 engineers would like nothing more than for educators to focus on preparing students for advanced technology  jobs. By Mike Cote
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
A day after its so-called "convenience fee" was announced, Verizon scrapped it because of public outcry -- which is beginning to happen with ever-greater frequency. By Tom Frey  

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Editor Mike Cote talks with Patricia Silverstein about the economic outlook for Denver at the Vectra Bank Economic Forecast breakfast.  
 "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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