Company Perspectives

Work where you love

Many people are choosing to relocate to somewhere that offers a more relaxed pace and more small-town charm. Others may crave the hustle and bustle of a big city or may want to ditch their commute entirely and become fully remote. Each of these scenarios offers lots of opportunities, so let’s look at the ways a big move could be the next big step for your career. 

CHC Training is breaking state line barriers with online environmental safety trainings

Danaya Wilson, the company’s CEO and cofounder, imagines a training platform where classes are taken virtually online and are approved across the country—not just in the state where the course is locally administered. By offering new course material and refresher courses online for industry workers to gain their recertifications more conveniently, CHC Training is refreshing the industry itself in much-needed ways.  

How companies can help more kids get outside this year

Why should businesses care about children in nature? The more time our kids spend outside in safe and inclusive settings, the better their social and emotional well-being will be, and the more they will want to protect our land, air and water. Also, businesses who align their purpose with a cause like getting children into nature will have opportunities to foster deeper relationships with their employees and customers, build brand awareness, and tackle one of the most pressing environmental issues of our time. 

3 lessons learned from first-time entrepreneurs

The Davidoff sisters' new business launch aligned almost perfectly with the start of the pandemic, and suddenly the found themselves in uncharted territory. While launching a business during a pandemic brought unforeseen and very real obstacles, it taught the pair valuable lessons as first-time entrepreneurs. Here are three important lessons every new entrepreneur should consider.

How one Denver company pivoted from profits to virus protection

Tia Jenkins is owner and architect at Kieding, a Denver-based interior architecture and design firm. She’s also a prolific seamstress. After sewing masks for her office team at the beginning of the pandemic, Jenkins and crew decided to add these hand-made masks to their marketing campaign—offering a practical tie-in and real-time solution to one issue many people and businesses were facing with the virus.

Meet in luxury at Colorado's premier guest ranch

These may be unprecedented times, but some aspects of business will never change. One of those timeless, irreplaceable realities of business is the need to gather, to network, to celebrate, to brainstorm, to unwind. For months, these opportunities were limited to the virtual, electronic sense, but gradually the familiar in-person get-togethers have begun resuming. Plan now for your next retreat or meeting. It will remind you why you do business in Colorado.

Colorado-born, female-led tech company supports moms worldwide

Terra LaRock—child, family, and school psychologist, and the founder of Mindful Mamas—partnered with another Colorado-based, female-led company AppIt Ventures to develop an app made specifically for the unique mental health needs of mothers at every stage of motherhood. Mindful Mamas was awarded an OEDIT Advanced Industries Grant by the State of Colorado and is set to raise a total of $1 million by the end of 2020.