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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
If you've been on an interview lately, you know that things are a little bit scary out there. Companies are interviewing people more times and taking longer than ever to decide. By John Heckers
Three great reasons to estate plan
The self-employed have special issues to address, and they invariably sleep better after thinking through these important issues. By Joanna Kitto
I've noticed a growing trend of Top 10 lists on various sites. There are even Top 10 lists dedicated to why Top 10 lists are so popular. By Derek Murphy 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Education reform for excellence
Alex Cranberg and his wife, Susan Morrice, have two school-age daughters, so his interest in education is more than a passing notion. By Mike Cote  
It's time to enter  the Rocky Mountain Cleantech Open! The competition finds tomorrow’s most promising clean-technology companies.Participants receive top training, access to one of the world’s largest cleantech networks, complimentary participation in events and the opportunity to compete for $1 million in prizes at both the regional and national level. Deadline for entries is May 24. Enter today!


 Nominations wanted
For the 17th consecutive year, ColoradoBiz will recognize diversity in the state's business community at the Diversity Business Breakfast, from the accomplishments of minority-owned companies to the commitment of a wide range of Colorado companies to diversity programs and minority inclusiveness. Nominate for Diversity Corporation of the Year  and Minority Businessperson of the Year  today! 
Learn more about the 13th Annual Golf Challenge on June 6. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.
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Editor Mike Cote talks with mayoral hopeful Michael Hancock about what he's done to help his City Council district.
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Dave Taylor and friends discuss the latest innovations in high-tech and online, including Facebook Places, Foursquare and 3D TV.  
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