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What dictates where you shop for groceries?

Everyone in Colorado Springs has two things in common. The weather and food. We have no control over the weather, but we can choose where to shop for our groceries. If low prices were the only criteria that dictated where to go, Colorado Springs residents would shop at Safeway. A recent Colorado Springs Business Journal… Continue Reading What dictates where you shop for groceries?

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Kaiser grants $400,000 to Colorado Springs schools

Kaiser Permanante granted $400,000 to four Colorado Springs school districts as part of the health care provider’s Thriving Schools Initiative. The grants were awarded to Academy School District 20, Colorado Springs School District 11, Falcon School District 49 and Harrison School District 2. Launched nationally by Kaiser Permanente in February 2013, Thriving Schools engages schools… Continue Reading Kaiser grants $400,000 to Colorado Springs schools

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CTU offers Saturday MBA program

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CTU offers Saturday MBA program

Colorado Technical University (CTU), a leading provider of education for career-motivated students, has launched a Saturday master of business administration (MBA) degree program at its Colorado Springs campus. Courses officially start Saturday, April 6. For those interested in learning more about the program, CTU Colorado Springs will host an MBA spotlight event from 5-7 p.m.… Continue Reading CTU offers Saturday MBA program

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Discover Goodwill’s CNA program receives award

Discover Goodwill’s Certified Nursing Assistant program was honored in February by Mutual of America, a leading retirement and insurance provider for nonprofit organizations nationwide. The CNA program was named one of 10 national merit finalists for the Community Partnership Award during an awards luncheon hosted by Mutual of America in Colorado Springs. The ceremony honored… Continue Reading Discover Goodwill’s CNA program receives award

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Colorado ranks high in catastrophic claims

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Colorado ranks high in catastrophic claims

As a result of wildfires and hailstorms, Colorado has found itself in the top 10 states in the nation for filing catastrophic insurance claims. A catastrophe is defined as a natural disaster that produces more than $25 million in insured damage. “We are seeing homeowners insurance premiums rising across the country and here in Colorado,”… Continue Reading Colorado ranks high in catastrophic claims

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PeAk Communication Systems keeps you plugged in

PeAk Communication Systems Info: 6180 Lake Shore Court, 590-PEAK In business: Since April 1995 Number of employees: 7 In the past 20 years, telephone technology has progressed from using a tangible switch box in the office to using the intangible cloud for storage. Having been in the telephone servicing business more than 40 years, Steve… Continue Reading PeAk Communication Systems keeps you plugged in

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Learn about legislation as it relates to business (draft)

The Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance invites all to partake in the legislative watch committee gatherings. The next meeting takes place at 7:30 a.m. Friday, March 21 at the El Paso County Citizens Service Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Room 1020. The Business Alliance also will host networking events with the state delegation.… Continue Reading Learn about legislation as it relates to business (draft)

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Northwestern Mutual seeks to add 35 in Colorado Springs

Northwestern Mutual aims to add 15 financial representatives and 20 financial representative interns this year in Colorado Springs. The effort is part of Northwestern Mutual’s nationwide goal to recruit a record-setting 6,400 financial professionals in 2014. Northwestern Mutual is actively growing its field force to keep pace with growing demand locally for financial security guidance,… Continue Reading Northwestern Mutual seeks to add 35 in Colorado Springs

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  Liberty Tax Service will offer free tax preparation through Saturday for firefighters, EMT/EMS personnel, police and law enforcement officers who are first-time Liberty customers. The free service, which has been ongoing this week, is taking place at Liberty’s new franchise office off East Platte Avenue next to Wal-Mart. “This is just our way of… Continue Reading Liberty offering free tax preparation this week for public safety

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Bach appoints city leaders on staff

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Bach appoints city leaders on staff

Colorado Springs Mayor Steve Bach appointed Wynetta Massey as city attorney and Dan Gallagher as aviation director for the Colorado Springs Regional Airport, according to a press release sent by the city Wednesday morning. Also, Bret Waters, current director of the office of emergency management, has taken on the additional role of deputy chief of… Continue Reading Bach appoints city leaders on staff

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