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Register now for the 6th annual Best Companies to Work for in Colorado program which is sponsored by the SHRM Colorado State Council and the six local SHRM chapters. This statewide program will help you learn how your employees feel about your organization while competing with organizations throughout Colorado to be recognized as a “Best Company." Register HERE.
   Today in ColoradoBiz Update
It seems unfair to leave well-meaning managers with the emotional trauma of failure when what most of them need is training. Developing your managers is the first step in predicting change. By Kathleen Quinn Votaw

A raging case of sales-phobia
The effort put into selling is what makes every other activity possible in business. "No sales" eventually turns into "no money" and without money, no business. By Liz Wendling

Top 10 tips for effective communications
Few things are more important in either finding a job or keeping a job than communication. Unfortunately, even many executives don't do it well.. Here are a few tips  By John Heckers 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
The 19th Annual Colorado Ethics in Business Awards
The Colorado Ethics in Business Alliance awards luncheon this year will introduce a name long associated with honesty and integrity in business: Bill Daniels. By Mike Taylor  


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The American Red Cross Breakfast of Champions on March 4 from 7:30-9 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency at the Colorado Convention Center is a premier fundraising event that honors everyday heroes and celebrates the notion that we can all be part of something bigger than ourselves. All proceeds support the American Red Cross Mile High Chapter. Tickets are available for purchase by calling (303) 607-4792. For more information, go here.
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