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March 24, 2010

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The top 5 marketing & PR blunders

Who would you say received better advice or had better judgment when allegations of infidelity were FIRST reported: Tiger Woods or David Letterman? By Esty Atlas

Get the elephants off the conference room table!

That's my metaphor for the obstacles (usually people and organizational) plaguing corporate America today and preventing growth in enterprise value. By Larry Valant 

Health care really goes global with medical tourism

Denver-based MedVoy is one of the first three companies in the world to be certified for medical tourism, which allows people from around the world to request medical procedures be done in foreign locations. By Triche Guenin

Q1 Real Estate: Downscaling but not out

Real estate's Big Slump is far from over, despite cheery GDP numbers. Yet real estate developers and experts in sustainability persist in seeing sunrise amid the gloom. By David Lewis

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    Hot Biz Deals

    • Tour the sustainable restaurant scene in Denver this April during the Green Route Restaurant Tour! Each participating restaurant is a member of Denver's Green Route, a green map for the City of Denver All tours are complimentary and will feature special appetizer and drink specials and the opportunity to meet with the owners and chefs. A tour pass is required and is available for starting Monday, March 22.  Please visit to print your pass and to view what each restaurant will be offering.
    • SPRING BREAK DEALS! Book now for sunny, warmer days of incredible skiing and boarding! Telluride Resort Lodging is now offering half off select available lodging for the rest of this ski season. Rates now starting as low as $107 per night. Some restrictions may apply. Offer valid for new reservations only. Minimum night stay required. Go to, or call 800.778.8581. Discover why Telluride skiing is unmatched in North America!
    • Get two tickets for $38 -- the price of one -- to see Brazillian guitarist Marcus Tardelli at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. Find other great 2-for-1 offers here.
    • The Sheraton Steamboat Resort has put together two fabulous ski packages to make it even more affordable to hit the slopes. As the area's only ski-in, ski-out resort, Sheraton Steamboat Resort is offering the Champagne Powder Package and the Stay & Ski Package. To make a reservation or for more information, visit call 1-800-325-3535.
    • Hit the links at the Broadmoor! Its 5-star Golf Getaway includes accommodations, full breakfast, one round of golf including cart, locker, club storage and range balls for $233 per person per night based on double occupancy. Plus earn resort credit from $75 to $300 depending on length of stay. Through April 30.