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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Your best customer defects to the competition. You lose your job. You get bad news from your doctor. If even one of these things has happened to you lately, you need this list. By Gary Harvey
The Leadership Lattice: Brad Feld
Feld had several mentors that had a huge impact on him: his earliest were his father, who was an advisor in his first company; and his uncle, Charlie Feld, a very successful CIO. By Ann Spoor
Can you imagine the fallout if Southwest were to start charging for luggage and offering first class seating? By Robert Polk 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Tech startup: KromaTiD
Five university professors spun their decades of research into a startup to make it easier for their peers to identify genetic abnormalities. By Eric Peterson  
Last chance to enter  the Rocky Mountain Cleantech Open! The competition finds tomorrow’s most promising clean-technology companies.Participants receive top training, access to one of the world’s largest cleantech networks, complimentary participation in events and the opportunity to compete for $1 million in prizes at both the regional and national level. Deadline for entries is TODAY. Enter now!


 Nominations wanted
For the 17th consecutive year, ColoradoBiz will recognize diversity in the state's business community at the Diversity Business Breakfast, from the accomplishments of minority-owned companies to the commitment of a wide range of Colorado companies to diversity programs and minority inclusiveness. Nominate for Diversity Corporation of the Year  and Minority Businessperson of the Year  today! 
Learn more about the 13th Annual Golf Challenge on June 6. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. And check out ACG's Special Section! 
Community Calendar
Find out more about the Diversity in Business Breakfast on July 13. And check out ColoradoBiz's other sponsored events and community events or submit your own.
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Room 214
Jason Cormier and James Clark of Boulder social media and marketing firm Room 214 talk about the effective use of tools such as Twitter. 
Celebrate Cleantech!
Come honor the research rock stars of Colorado's thriving cleantech industry! Join us on May 26 at 2:45 p.m. at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science! Learn more and register!
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
3D TV and eBooks
Dave Taylor and friends discuss the latest innovations in high-tech and online.  
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KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz  are collaborating on stories that explore how business affects your life. You can also find them online at   <