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Gov. Hickenlooper visits Durango on the 2014 Colorado Blueprint Tour.

January 11, 2014

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CO has one of the nation’s most educated, technically savvy workforces


5th Annual Procurement Expo supports Colorado businesses.

January 22, 2014

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best city for businesses & careers -Ft Collins
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Top state for high-tech business
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In total solar energy installed capacity
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best city for businesses & careers (Denver)
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best place for business & careers -Ft. Collins
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highest rate of citizens with bachelor’s degrees
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In number of new companies per 1,000 employees
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In total wind energy installed capacity
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Spectacular ski areas and resorts
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state for volunteers per capita
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Ranking for monthly energy costs in the U.S.
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Best state to live, based on job creation 
national monuments
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Women's Small Business Conference

The Colorado Small Business Development Center Network (SBDC) will host the 5th Annual Southwest Colorado Women's Small Business Conference on Thursday, July 24 at Fort Lewis College in Durango.