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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
I've formed a view that every young company should be obsessed about three magic numbers. Before I explain what those numbers are, I need to tell a story of how I got to this point. By Brad Feld   
These six steps are not easy to implement, but the rewards are well worth the effort. Each of the steps will have a positive impact by itself, but in combination, the impact will be profound. By Christopher Ryan
With tax season in full swing, we turned to Jack Allgood, tax partner at Anton Collins Mitchell LLP for advice on tax issues in 2012. By Lynn Bronikowski
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
On Feb. 29, I'll attend something called a "Whiskey Swirling" because wine's not hardcore enough when you're going to fall off the pontificating (never drink at work!) platform. By Cathie Beck, the Wine Wench  
The Association for Corporate Growth
Save the date! It's almost time for the Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference, an ACG Denver event scheduled for March 13-14. You won't want to miss it! 
Plus -- read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's 2012 Special Section!  
 Community Calendar
Find out more about "Seven Seconds to a First Impression" on March 9, presented by author Julie Hansen and the Institute of Management Consultants. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own. 
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Aaron Harber talks with Alan Simpson, former U.S. Senator from Wyoming and Co-Chair of the National Committee on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, on The Aaron Harber Show.  
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