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UCCS to honor Murphy with lifetime entrepreneur award

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs is honoring Chuck Murphy, a longtime business leader and community volunteer, with its Business Lifetime Entrepreneurship award. Murphy, founder of Murphy Constructors, will receive the award April 19 at a luncheon on campus. He’ll be recognized for his local successes and his community volunteer contributions. Murphy started Murphy Constructors… Continue Reading UCCS to honor Murphy with lifetime entrepreneur award

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Digital Edition – March 15, 2013

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UnitedHealthcare adds 230 jobs in Springs

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UnitedHealthcare adds 230 jobs in Springs

UnitedHealthcare is expanding in Colorado Springs once again, this time thanks to its federal contract to administer the Department of Defense’s Tricare program. About 230 people will be hired as part of the effort, and UnitedHealthcare is creating a new beneficiary and provider service center in the Springs as the primary telephone customer service center… Continue Reading UnitedHealthcare adds 230 jobs in Springs

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Hoff and Leigh continues national expansion

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Hoff and Leigh continues national expansion

Hoff & Leigh, a local commercial real estate firm, is continuing its national expansion with a new office in Arizona slated to open within a couple months. Managing partner Holly Trinidad was in Tucson this week preparing to open a location there. The firm has had an office in Akron, Ohio for several years but… Continue Reading Hoff and Leigh continues national expansion

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Magneti Marketing is set to grow its services and its company. The marketing and branding strategy firm has purchased Global Seven Agency, a communications firm specializing in digital and social media marketing. Magneti wanted to expand its marketing offerings, said Tucker Wannamaker, Magneti co-founder and Chief Marketer of Magneti. “Our leading marketing and branding strategy… Continue Reading Magneti Marketing buys Global Seven Agnecy, poised to grow

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At the beginning of the year, you likely made a resolution to [fill in the blank]. Odds are that resolution has long since gone by the wayside. However, if your goal was to find a more rewarding career, now is a great time to revitalize that mission. Holidays and summer are slow hiring seasons, when… Continue Reading Nine ways to enhance your search for that new job

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Fabulous February for real estate market

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Wow. Despite the weather, February was another great month for the Colorado Springs housing market. There are positive numbers all across the board. Local residential real estate prices have now increased for 12 straight months on a year-over-year basis, indicating a greatly increased consumer confidence in home buying. To illustrate that, here are some highlights… Continue Reading Fabulous February for real estate market

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Finding our place with incentives

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We’re not the only city and state torn by whether, or how much, to join the national game in economic development — offering hefty incentives to would-be major employers dangling thousands of high-paying jobs. If you ask most government leaders in Colorado Springs and at the state Capitol about their philosophy, the answer probably will… Continue Reading Finding our place with incentives

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Blueprint pulls state together

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But Springs isn’t active part of regional work on unified business-seeking effort The goals for the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance and the state’s new Colorado Blueprint are pretty much the same for creating business growth in the Pikes Peak region — but the state is working without the full support and cooperation of the… Continue Reading Blueprint pulls state together

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Millennials: Young adults could become next generation of dominant investors

Leading-edge Millennials now have become young adults in their early 30s. They are starting their careers and families. And there are a lot of them — 76 million. As the Baby Boomers transition from wealth accumulators to wealth distributors, Millennials — those born between 1981 and 2000 — already are being described in financial circles… Continue Reading Millennials: Young adults could become next generation of dominant investors

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