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Broadband Internet helping start-ups

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Taking the plunge into the waters of entrepreneurship can be invigorating, enriching and/or downright dangerous. If a startup succeeds, it means the owner is providing a good or service that others need or want, and supplying it at a profit. However, owning and operating a business is a risky, costly endeavor. Just consider that 31… Continue Reading Broadband Internet helping start-ups

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Our drug dilemma

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It’s easy to understand why former vice-president Dick Cheney claims that President Obama has been an “unmitigated disaster,” but it’s evident that even his progressive supporters are becoming disenchanted with him. In the Summit of the Americas in Cartagena, Colombia regional presidents discussed the effects of drug traffic to the U.S. and the failed policies… Continue Reading Our drug dilemma

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Penrose gaining ground in hospital war

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While Memorial Health System is working to settle its governance issues, Penrose St. Francis Health Services is forging ahead with a strategy to grow its regional market share. Continue Reading Penrose gaining ground in hospital war

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Something is happening in Colorado with women-owned firms. They are opening at one-and-half times the rate as men-owned firms. Continue Reading Women conquering business challenges, facing new ones

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Millibo Art Theater is in an odd place for a theater — next door to Mike’s Garage and across the street from an auto parts dealer on Pecan Street on the west side of Colorado Springs And it’s a difficult business to be involved with. It’s riskier than operating a restaurant. Despite those challenges, the… Continue Reading Millibo Art Theater enjoying performance-based success

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Carol owned a thriving company. Her best friend was a bookkeeper and needed a job, so Carol hired her. The arrangement seemingly worked well for 15 years. The two friends remained as close as ever, with their families sharing children’s events and major holidays. Carol trusted her friend completely and gave her unrestricted access to… Continue Reading Take these steps to protect yourself from employee theft

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We ain’t the janitors, man

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We’re rising up in protest. Now that the marketing department is foisting all of their mediocre social media campaigns on us, the information technology department is lashing out through grimacing, sighing loudly and sending tersely worded emails. This habit that the marketing department has of “growing bored” with their tech projects has got to stop.… Continue Reading We ain’t the janitors, man

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People on the Move – April 20, 2012

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Brian Roa has joined Ent Business Banking to serve the credit union’s Fountain and Pueblo members. A Colorado native, Roa has more than 16 years of financial service experience. For the past eight years, Roa worked for Wells Fargo as a district manager and sales development consultant. In Roa’s new role, he will work with… Continue Reading People on the Move – April 20, 2012

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Kudos! – April 20, 2012

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CDOT Employees’ Research Paper Is Award-Winner Colorado Department of Transportation employees Jake Kononov and Bryan Allery, with Canadian researcher Craig Lyon, were honored by the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies for their work in co-authoring a paper that identifies a potential connection between congestion and the physics of accident occurrence on urban freeways.… Continue Reading Kudos! – April 20, 2012

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On the Horizon – April 20, 2012

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April 24 “Positioning Your Business for Sale in Today’s Marketplace” Ron Brasch, Andy Inman and Danny Moore present a seminar for people considering selling their business, their advisers, attorneys and accountants from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Art Deco Lounge, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center. The seminar is free but reservations are required: RSVP… Continue Reading On the Horizon – April 20, 2012

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