by James A. Roberts Your financial goals for the next year are set. On the list are things like “pay off credit cards” and “save for retirement.” You’ll be putting some money away for your business or for emergencies. There will be little splurges, sure, but cautiously. Nothing on the list indicates that you would […]
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Sensei Deb Cupples has worked hard during the past decade to dispel the “karate master” myth. “People still have the idea that if they do something wrong they’ll get kicked in the legs or have to do pushups, and they’ll get yelled and screamed at,” she said. “That’s what people have long thought about martial […]
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Advertising sales executive Conor McCluskey wished he could clone himself. That would have solved his problem of having too many clients to personally meet each month — something he felt strongly about in order to cultivate and maintain relationships. Instead, he thought he would video tape himself with a personalized message and e-mail it to […]
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“We actually started on Union Avenue,” said Amanda Taylor, standing behind the counter at Zoelsmann’s Bakery & Delicatessen in Pueblo, one of the oldest continuously operated businesses in Colorado, “but a little later we loaded all of the equipment on horse-drawn wagons and moved up here to Abriendo. This was the first building on Abriendo […]
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Most bookstores are floundering, but most bookstores aren’t like Clausen Books.
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Web design firms often use off-the-shelf tools like WordPress to build sites for clients. Winn Jewett and his staff at Oxbow Labs created a tool that enables clients to build out and maintain their own sites. “Websites have undergone a pretty big design shift in the past couple of years,” Jewett said. “The line between […]
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Leading local, national and global cyber security experts will gather in Colorado Springs to discuss the threats to local and national cyber security. Western Cyber Exchange will host the meeting from 4:45 to 8 p.m. Jan. 30 at the Mining Exchange Hotel. “This event is very important for the community and our state,” said Doug […]
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Whether talking about a startup receiving its first injection of capital or the behavior of subatomic particles, momentum is a law important to both business and nature. Dave Csintyan, CEO of the Colorado Springs-based 501(c)3 nonprofit See the Change USA, has made it his mission to harmonize the two. See the Change USA was founded […]
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About three years ago, Jesse Russow wanted to open his own business, using experience gained from years as an entrepreneur and as a traveling roofing salesman.
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A group of small business owners with a desire to give — coupled with the power of social media — turned a Colorado Springs T-shirt project for wildfire relief into a fast-growing phenomenon.
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Small businesses are waking from a long economic slumber — with renewed energy and plans to expand their stores, their staffs and their inventories.
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By Hannah Caproon Brittany Jones has been on top of the Colorado Springs hair salon world for years. Now managing partner and a stylist at Fox & Jane, Jones opened B&Co. Hair and Design in 2014, taking bronze in the Colorado Springs Independent’s (also part of Colorado Publishing House) Best Hair Stylists category and the […]
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