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The No. 1 concern expressed by small business owners at an Aug. 18 forum, sponsored by the National Federation of Independent Business, was the rising cost of health insurance. According to a 2004 survey by the Kaiser Foundation, Americans are more concerned about health care costs than they are about the stock market or terrorist… Continue Reading Health care industry stays in the spotlight all year long

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Employment numbers rise this year (7854)

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Employment outlooks and news of economic development continued to improve as 2004 progressed. More firms started to look at hiring new employees, more companies said they had plans to increase wages and Colorado Springs and the state started to see the end of the latest recession. The dark days of 2002 are long gone. The… Continue Reading Employment numbers rise this year (7854)

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Organizing a golf tournament

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Today’s article is the third in a series that explores how to conduct a successful golf tournament for non-profit, charity, corporate or any other non-professional golf event. In-depth information will be presented at golf tournament planning seminars to be held during the next three months at Colorado Springs area golf courses. The next class will… Continue Reading Organizing a golf tournament

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The Colorado South Chapter of the American Institute of Architects held its annual Holiday Gala & Design Awards program at the Briarhurst Manor in Manitou Springs. More than 200 guests packed the evening event of cocktails, dinner, and awards presentations in a collegial atmosphere including architects, clients, contractors, and other friends of architecture. AIA Colorado… Continue Reading Local firms sweep AIA Colorado South Architectural Design Awards

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Immigration Web site saves time, wages

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Employers who count on workers with green cards will be pleased with a new system adopted by the offices of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. In the past, immigrants, family members and U.S. citizens as well have encountered long lines in Denver waiting for an appointment with an immigration officer. Many immigrants living outside Denver… Continue Reading Immigration Web site saves time, wages

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Tis the season … for flu and common colds

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When the malady is a common cold, the 24-hour flu or bronchitis, forget the dose of amoxicillin. In the long run, Mom’s homemade chicken noodle soup may be the best overall cure for illnesses caused by viruses. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has launched a campaign – “Get Smart Colorado” to educate… Continue Reading Tis the season … for flu and common colds

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Today’s article is the continuation of a series that explores how to conduct a successful golf tournament for non-profit, charity, corporate or any other non-professional golf event. These articles should be considered a precursor for golf tournament planner’s training seminars to be held during the next three months at Colorado Springs area golf courses. The… Continue Reading Budgeting finances for a successful golf tournament

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Long on generosity, but short on cash?

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Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado Many charities are counting on the generosity of the holiday season to bring in a significant portion of their contributions revenue. But even if you’re not able to give as much as you would like this year, you may wish to consider “alternative” giving possibilities. “You certainly want to… Continue Reading Long on generosity, but short on cash?

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People on the Move

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Lisa Phelps has joined Security Service Federal Credit Union as vice president of human resources. She has more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry. Eric Jackson has joined Strategic Financial Partners as a financial representative. He specializes in wealth accumulation, and retirement, estate and business planning. Phil DeBoalt has joined Strategic… Continue Reading People on the Move

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Goodwill Industries of Colorado Springs Give the gift of hope to thousands by cleaning out your closet and garage and donating your gently used items to charity. Uncle Sam will give you a tax break for doing so. Donors interested in claiming tax deductions should keep itemized lists of their donations. The Internal Revenue Service… Continue Reading Make the most of year-end giving through smart donating

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