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May 17, 2010

ColoradoBiz Update

Today in ColoradoBiz Update

Pain in the "ash"

Where were you when the volcano was disrupting air traffic around the globe? Have you been inside an airport during a security breach? Ever had your laptop stolen during a business trip? By Robert Polk


That's right -- cell phones as debit cards

In melon country, La Junta has emerged as a national model for the future of the contactless payment industry. By Eric Peterson

Seven ways to build green habits in the office

A few behavior modification strategies can make a big difference to the success of a sustainability program. By K.J. McCorry

Six simple steps for collecting overdue accounts

Collecting overdue accounts is especially difficult during a down economy but not handling them expeditiously will almost certainly endanger your business. By Daniel Hannaher

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  • Editor Mike Cote
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