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Crowd Funding Opens New Opportunities

Crowd Funding Opens New Opportunities [Originally published in The Coloradoan on 8/10/12] Websites such as KickStarter and Community Funded have changed the game for how anyone can raise investment funding. Whereas KickStarter focuses on creative projects, Community Funded has expanded the playing field to include non-profits and business projects. What does that mean for you? Any project that you think a community will get behind can now get investment capital from these crowd funding sources. Crowd funding is when many people...

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Update Your Technical Skills With Government Funding

Update Your Technical Skills With Government Funding [Originally published in The Coloradoan on 4/20/12] No matter what side of the political spectrum you sit on, when you become unemployed in today’s economy, you may need to start leaning on the federal and state government for more help. Specifically, if your technical skills are out of date with the modern trends, you may need to look for programs that will help you get up to speed. The Workforce Investment Act, or WIA, is a federally funded plan that grants money to help those who are...

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