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for small business job gains
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Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
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Best state for business & careers
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most economically competitive state
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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
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Best state to make a living
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Largest US state by acreage (104,093.57 Acres)
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New grant available for Colorado businesses

The deadline has been extended for small and medium-sized businesses in Colorado that are minority or women-owned to apply for a new Export Grant to help offset international business development.