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    “Low Interest Rates are Here to Stay.” “Help Solve the Interest Rate Puzzle.” “Five Reasons Rates Will Stay Low for ...

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  • Chef Laura: FIFO that FOMO!

    Chefs understand the importance of FIFO – “First In First Out”.  It’s the way we stay on top of our ...

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  • The futurist: Disrupting government

    Roger Ver has adopted the moniker “Bitcoin Jesus” and is one of the currency’s most ardent supporters as well as a ...

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  • Top 10 labor law compliance pitfalls

    Employers, HR directors and payroll managers have a lot on their plate when it comes to compliance.  It’s extremely difficult to stay ...

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  • The beauty of a routine

    Routinized work has gotten a bad reputation. I readily admit I couldn’t spend all day on an assembly line and be happy. Even ...

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  • Sales reality check: Excuses, excuses

    The telephone sits on your desk, quietly waiting to take your message to some lucky person buried deep in the spreadsheet of names you have ...

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  • Real estate: Labor pains

    Cranes dotting the skyline are a sure sign that Colorado’s construction industry and overarching economy is improving from the devastation of the 2007-2009 ...

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    Do you ever feel steamrolled by the craziness of life, which seems to explode in spite of your attempts to keep the peace? Stress is ...

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    If your company is considering a sale or investment in the near or medium term, there are a number of actions you can take now ...

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Unintended consequences of low interest rates

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By Dr. Haley Perlus

Green Colorado 2014: Transportation

By Maria Martin & Nora Caley

Chef Laura: FIFO that FOMO!

Six food and beverage trends in the pipeline

By Laura Cook Newman

(5) Reader Responses

Government disrupt, take two

Change is coming

By Thomas Frey

CU Denver’s Anschutz Center hosts ABC’s ‘Extreme Weight Loss’

State of the state: Health care

By Katie Feldhaus

The futurist: Disrupting government

Why countries will soon sompete for citizens

By Thomas Frey

Top 10 labor law compliance pitfalls

Avoid these to avoid big penalties

By Kalen Fraser

The beauty of a routine

Get it on the calendar

By Todd Ordal

Where are all the Colorado PBCs?

Some states registered more in just one day

By Dan Shah & Kerby Meyers

(3) Reader Responses

Sales reality check: Excuses, excuses

Is there really a bad time to pick up the phone?

By Sam Dobbins

(1) Reader Responses

Readers Respond

Drama works at the office

As a small business owner myself, I understand the importance of leading a drama-free workplace but rather than "dissing" a former employee for revealing her compensation to co-workers, why not embrace the opportunity to have a frank discussion with remaining employees? It seems like a great opportunity to open a discussion about developing skills, increasing productivity, and giving clients/customers more value. By Casey on 2014 07 02

Drama works at the office

Salary secrecy is what holds many women and minorities at low pay levels compared with their peers. Some states are passing laws making it illegAl to require employees to maintain their salaries as confidential. Yes, there are reasons why some people are paid more than others and if you can't justify them, do the right thing for the other employees and give them a raise! By Cindy Wolf on 2014 07 02

Drama works at the office

"Gal"? "Girl"? You're a woman, don't be "that woman." I see your points, but they are negated by your condescending terminology. By Nora on 2014 07 02

Are you a go-getter or master procrastinator?

Liz- Even though I moved away from Denver in January I still enjoy reading your posts here. Thanks especially for this one, it is both timely & relevant for me. By Michael E. Schmidlen on 2014 07 02

Crafty bean scene

Coors, weed and now coffee! No wonder folks in Colorado are so happy. By Minerva on 2014 07 02

Crafty bean scene

Best coffee lately: City Bakery Cafe, 7th and Lincoln, ask for Chris. By Terri Maize on 2014 07 01

Crafty bean scene

I'm so glad to see that Colorado (or maybe just Denver) is getting into the coffee business like they are the craft food business. I had a friend from Germany touring Denver last week and I was able to take her out for "espresso" at two different unique and good venues. Hopefully with enough locals we can push back against the dreaded Starbucks. By Buzz Buzz on 2014 07 01

How to make the impossible possible

Thanks, Liz! Sorry to give you a bad flashback. I hear your new boss is totally rocks and is filled with positivity! By TC North on 2014 06 30

2014 Top 10 Most Powerful Salespeople

Someone suggested I read this article By Mary on 2014 06 30

How to make the impossible possible

Wow TC that was great. Your reference to the palpable, collective negativity below the surface stuck a cord with me as I had a flashback of my corporate jobs. Makes me smile that I am my own boss who choose to not allow that in. Thanks for your expertise and can't wait to see your new program that you are working on. Liz By liz wendling on 2014 06 30
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