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“Traveling” is to “dieting” as oil is to water – they just don’t mix.  I don’t advocate deprivation while on the road anyway. You need some creature comforts when you’re away from home, and sometimes a little vino and red meat fills that void. I’m going to share some tips I incorporate on the road to be both “good” and good to myself.  I’m sure you don’t want to eat rabbit food while traveling, but you also want to take care of yourself. By Laura Cook Newman

Five great financial tips for 2014
Got a great tip from CNBC last year?  Turn it off. Your newsletter subscription says hyper-inflation is just around the corner? Cancel it.  Your golf buddy is telling you about the great hedge fund he got in on? Change the subject. Political pundit says we're going to hell in a handbasket?  Go outside. Broker at a dinner seminar has a silver bullet? Finish your wine and go home. Not a single one of these people is providing you with valuable, actionable information. By James Osborne

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The line in the title of this column, “Today is always the beginning,” is painted on the tunnel wall of the Castle Rock rec center, at the entrance to the track – a place I frequent to help deal with some back problems. I like this sentiment because I believe that in business, change is every bit as important as sales, management, leadership and finance. By Pat Wiesner

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TopCo: Quick Left
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Madwire Media co-founders Joe Kellogg and JB Kellogg talk about why their  company was a 2013 Top Company finalist.  Read more about Madwire Media. 

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