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5 Key Steps to Develop a Winning Business Plan in 2024

The world and the economy never stop evolving, and in 2024, customers expect more than just good products. Recent studies show that over 70% of consumers want to buy from companies that align with their values, especially in health, sustainability and digital innovation. This shows us the importance of understanding

The 5 Biggest Challenges Entrepreneurs Face, and How to Solve Them

Entrepreneurs start a business for various reasons: to attain more freedom, to have more control of their life or income, to build something great, or to make a difference — or for all these reasons. As entrepreneurs build their leadership team, the new leaders typically want the same things. But

Top 5 Tech Tools Every Hybrid Team Needs for Effective Collaboration 

In today’s rapidly evolving workplace, hybrid teams are becoming increasingly common; these teams, which combine remote and in-office work, require specialized tools and strategies to collaborate effectively. Successful hybrid work environments require the adoption of technologies to ensure that optimal collaboration can still be achieved. The Importance of Tech in Hybrid

Sales & Marketing

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Elevate Your Online Brand: How Social Media Marketing Can Boost eCommerce Sales

For eCommerce business owners, mounting competition in the virtual retail space makes it increasingly challenging to boost their online sales. Do you struggle when it comes to winning a new customer and retaining your existing ones? If so, you’re not alone. Forward-thinking entrepreneurs and digital marketers are already leveraging the

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Future-Proof Your Company: 5 Key Strategies for Business Success in 2024

The world and the economy never stop evolving, and in 2024, customers expect more than just great products. Recent studies show that over 70% of consumers want to buy from companies that align with their values, especially in health, sustainability and digital innovation. This shows us the importance of understanding

Human Resources

5 Ways to Embrace Universal Design in Your Communication Department

In a world where communication is the cornerstone of human interaction, ensuring everyone can participate equally is paramount. However, traditional modes of communication often need to pay more attention to the diverse needs of individuals, leaving many marginalized and excluded. This is where the concept of Universal Design in communication

Cloud-Based CRM: An Essential Tool for Modern Businesses

CRM’s face has changed significantly; what started as simple customer lists now incorporates advanced, cloud-driven tools. Today’s CRM systems, guided by CRM software experts, are game-changers, making it a breeze for companies to connect with their customers through easy access and a suite of powerful tools. Businesses must strategically implement

Finance

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Maximizing Tax Strategies for Colorado’s New Entrepreneurs

For first-time small business owners, the thrill of setting up shop often revolves around the tangible aspects of their enterprise: How much inventory to buy, logistics, establishing business banking and securing the right name. Yet, amongst these foundational decisions, many overlook a crucial component of business ownership: tax obligations. With

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April is Financial Literacy Month: Here’s Why Financial Literacy Matters

As we enter Financial Literacy Month, it’s crucial to underscore the importance of economic and financial education, especially for our youth. As a newly appointed board member of Economic Literacy Colorado, I’ve chosen to invest my personal time, resources, and expertise into ensuring that children have access to essential economic

Elevations Credit Union named a national Top Workplace by USA Today

USA Today recently announced Elevations Credit Union as a recipient of the national Top Workplaces 2024 award. Elevations ranked as a top employer, outperforming more than 75 percent of similar-sized organizations (500-999 employees). Of approximately 370 total organizations recognized in this category, the credit union is one of 21 Colorado-based

Legal

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How to Use Colorado’s Natural Beauty to Climb to a Better Business

Before Covid, Denver was one of the fastest-growing cities in the country and with that, entrepreneurs and businesses came downtown in droves to take advantage of the increased foot traffic from tourists, new residents and the like. Downtown became a thriving entrepreneurial scene, bustling with the influx in population. It

3 Reasons Google Search is Problematic for the Legal Landscape

In an era dominated by technological advancements, the Internet has become an indispensable tool for business owners seeking answers to a myriad of questions. One realm where this trend is particularly pronounced is in the legal domain. Surprisingly, a significant majority of business owners are turning to the ubiquitous Google