Home » Archives by category » Print (Page 205)

When we rebranded our consulting firm a number of years ago, we decided to call it BusinessTruths because we believe certain business adages are universally true. Things like “cash is king” or “concentrations kill companies” or “people willing to give advice are a dime a dozen but a good advisor is worth his/her weight in… Continue Reading Business owners should discern between myths, truth

Continue reading …

Adam Thesing is president of the southern Colorado chapter of the American Institute of Architects. Late last year the chapter launched a community based effort to consider how the Pikes Peak region can focus on sustainable design with future construction. Thesing took some time this week to talk to the Business Journal about that effort… Continue Reading AIA’s Thesing overseeing focus on sustainable design

Continue reading …

People on the Move – January 27, 2012

Comments Off

James Dodd has accepted a position with Cheyenne Village as the events and volunteer coordinator. He is responsible for all Cheyenne Village events as well as managing the volunteer program. Dodd is currently serving a four-year term on the City of Colorado Springs Human Relations Commission, and is an ambassador to the Greater Colorado Springs… Continue Reading People on the Move – January 27, 2012

Continue reading …

On the Horizon – January 27, 2012

Comments Off

Jan. 30 State of the Union The Greater Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce hosts a State of the Union luncheon with Congressman Doug Lamborn from noon to 1 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza. RSVP at www.coloradospringschamber.org. Feb. 1 Capitalize on Social Media The Chamber Rising Professionals welcomes The Newera Social Marketing team John Petrovich and… Continue Reading On the Horizon – January 27, 2012

Continue reading …

UCCS architecture reflects campus goals

Comments Off

In the last decade, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs has evolved from a humble commuter school to a hilltop university… Continue Reading UCCS architecture reflects campus goals

Continue reading …

A daunting task on the federal budget

Comments Off

President Obama will release his proposed 2012-13 budget in early February. Over subsequent months, members of Congress will debate and attempt to score political points on the budget, especially in an election year, while special interests with their snouts stuck deep in the federal trough will seek to suck up even more taxpayer dollars. Make… Continue Reading A daunting task on the federal budget

Continue reading …

Slow it down

Comments Off

When your daughter and her friends come home from college during winter break, you catch up on basic popular-culture phenomena. This includes terms, such as “rad” (for radical), music, and television shows, such as “Portlandia” (covered in the snobbish The New Yorker). It’s not that high culture needs to legitimize popular culture, but rather that… Continue Reading Slow it down

Continue reading …

A workout buddy for your business practices

Comments Off

Have you ever been a coach for a sports team? A team at work? A friend? I coach the Air Force Academy equestrian team in addition to my business and executive coaching roles, and I find many similarities. Coaching both athletes and business people involves encouragement, goal setting, deadlines, and some gentle reminding when necessary.… Continue Reading A workout buddy for your business practices

Continue reading …

Health care exchanges challenged in Denver

Comments Off

Colorado’s hospitals are expecting a legislative session with few health care bills — but that doesn’t mean they don’t have some concerns. Continue Reading Health care exchanges challenged in Denver

Continue reading …

Norris-Penrose GM seeks to corral events

Comments Off

Norris-Penrose Event Center’s new general manager Johnny Walker is kicking up the dirt in the worn-down 40-year old facility. Continue Reading Norris-Penrose GM seeks to corral events

Continue reading …