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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
What's the strategy for following up with the people? What you want to accomplish after the show will determine the booth "strategy" and the questions you ask during the show. By Gary Harvey  
Some argue that a Mt. Elbert-sized obstacle stands between the state and a more secure water future - the development of a statewide plan, a water blueprint, where supply and demand issues are contemplated with the collective interests of the state in mind first. By Bart Taylor
As consumers are increasingly turning to the Internet to make their purchasing decisions, business opportunities and brand reputation can be won or lost by quick visits to company websites. By Alex Garcia and Tyler Davis
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Growing up in Massachusetts, Greg Anton would take a 30-second ride on a ski lift to zip down a 300-vertical-foot run at Blue Hills ski area. He would read about Colorado in ski magazines and dream of someday skiing here. By Lynn Bronikowski  
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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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Editor Mike Cote talks with Sean McKeown, artistic director for Cirque du Soleil's Dralion, which has arrived in Colorado.  
ColoradoBiz  is celebrating Made in Colorado in our April issue! We’re working with industry reps to select 30 products in 10 categories, but we want your ideas. We’re looking for the latest, greatest and newest. This year, we’re choosing products from these categories.

1. Computer and communications equipment, software
2. Craft beer and spirits
3. Natural and organic foods
4. Cleantech/new energy
5. Medical devices and scientific instruments
6. Pharmaceuticals
7. Aircraft, spacecraft, satellites,
8. Sports equipment, clothing and footwear
9. Electric machinery, sound equipment, TV parts
10. Toys, games and pet products

Send suggestions to Editor Mike Cote TODAY at Please include full company name and contact information, the featured product and a brief description of its origin and manufacture. 

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