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July 6, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

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Today in ColoradoBiz Update


Top 50 minority owned businesses


Once it was the largest Hispanic-owned business in the U.S., and perennially the top minority-owned company in Colorado. Read about the apparent end of the Burt dynasty. By Mike Taylor

See the complete Top 50 list.

Are you an exec whose job is gone?

What is the first thing execs do when their job is eliminated? Usually go into panic mode or denial -- both deadly reactions to this life-changing event. By John Heckers 

How to track sales success: part 3

Do you have a process in place to listen to your customers? The more listening you do, the better you can touch the prospect and provide what they want. By George Tyler

Read part 1 and part 2 of George's series

Top three habits of fast-growing companies

While implementing the Rockefeller Habits is a journey or process, it is helping us align, learn and grow. By Theresa Szczurek

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Community Calendar


Find out more about the Minority Business Breakfast on July 22. Check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own .

The Association for Corporate Growth

  Learn more about the The 5th Annual Investment & Finance Cross-Networking Event on Oct. 20. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here.

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Today on ColoradoBiz TV



Creating a cleantech road map


ColoradoBiz Editor Mike Cote talks with the executive director of the Colorado Cleantech Industry Association about a big grant and a green-biz road map.

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Top 250 Private Companies? You tell us!


Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 250 Private Companies that will appear in the September issue.

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