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September 04, 2013

Call for Entries - 5th Annual Monfort College of Business Entrepreneurial Challenge

Time: 12:27 pm - 11:59 pm

Location: University of Northern Colorado

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Northern Colorado’s real growth initiative just got better!
$50,000 in prize money + $25,000 in incubator services from UNC BizHub
First Place  $25,000
Second Place  $15,000
Third Place  $10,000

Have you always dreamed of starting your own company but haven’t gotten around to writing a business plan? Or do you currently have a Stage One start up venture? Then don’t miss your opportunity to enter the Fifth Annual Monfort College of Business Entrepreneurial Challenge because it's better than ever before! Not only does it offer one of the largest cash prizes in the state, but now our winners also share $25,000 of business incubator services from UNC BizHub, the new business incubator at the University of Northern Colorado.

The competition is open to Colorado-based start-up business ventures (companies that have begun business development, market research and product development but have not received payment for the sale of product or services.)

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November 02, 2013

The Ultimate Get-New-Clients Boot Camp

Time: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location: DaVinci Institute, 511 E. South Boulder Road, Louisville, CO 80027

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Why you are not getting the clients you want and what to do about it

Are you stuck in your business and don’t know how to move forward? Do you feel you are working hard and marketing and doing everything you know to do but aren’t making the money you want? This training will help aspiring entrepreneurs as well as experienced marketers discover what shifts they need to make to break through the invisible barriers keeping them from rising to the next level of their income and business.

During this workshop you’ll discover: What you are doing (that you can’t see) that is sabotaging your growth; small steps to take to bump up your income; why marketing is not a one-size fits all approach; how to recognize middle-class beliefs that limit earning potential; the importance of sales and how to embrace it rather than run from it; and how to find the right way for YOU to reach your ideal clients.

EVENT: The Ultimate Get-New-Clients Boot Camp
DATE: November 2, 2013 - Saturday
TIME: 08:30am-12:30pm

COST: $69, Members: $49, SuperMembers: Free

PHONE: 303-666-4133

TOPIC: Why you are not getting the clients you want and what to do about it
SPEAKER: Kelly Robbins, MA, Founder of The Copywriting Institute

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November 06, 2013

Colorado Capital Conference

Time: 7:00 am - 5:30 pm

Location: American Mountain Center

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The 25th Annual Colorado Capital Conference sponsored by the Rockies Venture Club will focus on companies that have engineered successful exits or liquidity for their investors. RVC is accepting applications until Oct. 15 from companies that want to pitch to investors for investment capital. U.S. Rep. Jared Polis will be the keystone speaker for the conference kick-off on Nov. 6 at the Denver Post in downtown Denver. Register for the event at

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November 13, 2013

Media Skills Training Workshop: Don’t Become the Next Media Disaster!

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location: The Wildlife Experience, 10035 S. Peoria Street. Parker, CO 80134

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• Communicate With Confidence Under Pressure and Control Public Information.

• Learn What to Say and Not Say… in just 90 minutes!

• Learn Key Messaging Techniques for media interviews or business presentations.

Who Should Attend:

• CEOs, Senior Level Executives

• Public Relations Spokespeople

• Business Owners

• Board Members

• Executive Directors

• Communication Officers

• Elected Officials & Candidates

About the Speakers:

Esty Atlas is 4-time Emmy award winning broadcast writer, reporter, and producer. She has provided media training to upper management of Fortune 500 executives, managers, professionals and elected officials. She has worked with investigative journalists, editors, videographers and reporters in television news for more than 16 years in top U.S. markets.

Melanie Goetz, MBA, is a marketing consultant, speaker, author, public education specialist.

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November 14, 2013

Taste of Arvada - Open to the public

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location: Apex Center, 13150 W. 72nd Ave, Arvada, CO, 80005

This festive event offers taste samples from fine Arvada area restaurants, music, local business booths and lots more fun. Join us 6-8pm at the Apex Center. Admission is $12 in advance for adults and $15 at the door.  $5 for children under 12. For more information contact the Arvada Chamber of Commerce, 303-424-0313, or email

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November 22, 2013

Winter Jam 2013 Tour Spectacular

Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: World Arena

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Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, also referred to as simply Winter Jam is an annual American music tour featuring Christian rock, Christian rap, and contemporary Christian music bands, stunt and/or comedy performances and a speaker.

Bands include Newsboys, Passion, Tenth Avenue North, Thousand Foot Krutch, Plumb, NewSong, Building 429, Love & The Outcome, Everfound & Dara Maclean.
No tickets are issued for this concert. The $10 general admission is collected at the door.

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November 30, 2013

The Nutcracker

Time: 2:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Ellie Caulkins Opera House

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Colorado Ballet presents The Nutcracker November 30 through December 28, 2013 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. This seasonal tradition features classic choreography paired with Tchaikovsky’s extraordinary arrangement performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra.  The Nutcracker is a dazzling spectacle of glittering snowflakes, shimmering sugarplums transporting audiences to the Land of Sweets.

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