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   Today in ColoradoBiz Exclusives
Promoting a company award
Winning can be expensive, labor intensive, and sometimes an exercise in extreme perseverance accompanied by reams and reams of supporting documentation. But if you survive the process of submitting an award application, what should you do if you actually win? By Jennifer Lester

Finding money in unexpected places
The good news for entrepreneurs is that a growing number of alternative funding vehicles are cropping up to fill the gap. Here’s a look at the options for small business owners who aren’t having success obtaining capital through traditional routes. By Marc Cole

2013 Top Company finalists: Software
Rather than serving as a mere software vendor, Confio distinguishes itself by filling the role of trusted adviser to its worldwide customer base. And while many competitors monitor the health of databases, Confio tries to focus on end-user experience and response time. By Gigi Sukin

   ColoradoBiz EXTRA                                                
Escape to Estes Park
As rough as business meetings can be, when it is time to slaughter a to-do list, it is best to have some measure of forced togetherness and seclusion. To effectively host  a meeting of the minds necessitates a proper space complete with all the modern-day niceties business travelers have come to expect. By Tess Ford

 Who's tops in sales? We want to know!
ColoradoBiz wants your opinion to help recognize top performers. For the fifth consecutive year, we'll profile the state's 25 Most Powerful Salespeople in our January issue based on nominations from our readers.

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 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
UMB's Ross
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