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    1. Colorado's fast-growing startups of 2014 - and how to get a job at them

      Colorado's fast-growing startups of 2014 - and how to get a job at them

      posted by Elyse Kent on 06/19/2014 10:05 am * 224 views * 1 comments

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      Colorado is known for building long-lasting and fast-growing companies. National rankings confirm that Colorado has 4 of the top cities for startups Here's just a few of the companies that are contributing to that growth - and a few inside tips on how to snag a job at them:

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    2. Monument brothers develop router to control home automation devices

      Monument brothers develop router to control home automation devices

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      They were on track to bring in more than $100,000, and then Kickstarter pulled the plug.

      Alex and Brandon Jones, brothers from Monument, had launched a crowdfunding campaign to jumpstart the development of their invention: a touchscreen router designed to control all automation and networking technologies within a home.

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    3. Female-focused initiatives shift tides for rising tech entrepreneurs

      Female-focused initiatives shift tides for rising tech entrepreneurs

      On the last Thursday of April, Lee Mayer, 32, sat slightly hidden behind her laptop at a conference table inside Galvanize, a tech startup common work space. She was updating back-end code for her e-commerce company's website.

      As more women gathered around the table, she popped her head up.

      "Ladies," Mayer said. "My friend Julie Sandler is up for Geek of the Year by GeekWire. She is doing great things in tech up in Seattle. Go on and vote for her, please."

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    4. CTA Industry Briefing

      CTA Industry Briefing

      Industry Collaboration Briefing: A Monthly Series

      CTA hosts an Industry Collaboration Briefing (most months on the 1st Wednesday at 7:30am monthly) where we provide updates on activity, programs and trends in:

      - Public policy related to building a technology and business friendly climate

      - Talent pipeline, including STEM education & workforce development

      - Business growth, including new market development, access to funding, etc.

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    5. Technical Staffing - Tips & Hints

      Completing technical staffing for your company requires more than simply being on top of current technology trends, it is often necessary to understand where technology is going in order to find the candidate that can grow effectively in the job.  Follow these tips and you will create a talent pool that can help you fill openings more quickly, saving you time and your company money.

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    6. 3 new Boulder startups to look out for this quarter

      3 new Boulder startups to look out for this quarter

      posted by Katie Leimkuehler on 05/29/2014 10:15 am * 73 views * 0 comments

      Tweet The vibrant community of Boulder is known to be a startup hub that attracts new and up-and-coming entrepreneurs. The Kauffman Foundation found Boulder to have the highest high-tech startup density of any metro area in the United States in 2013. Built In Colorado caught up with a few founders to find out why it’s the place to be and how Boulder is a fit for their startup journeys.

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    7. Tinkering Fundamentals: A Constructionist Approach to STEM Learning

      Posted By Wendy Nkomo, Colorado Technology Association (CTA), Wednesday, May 28, 2014

      Tinkering activities provide a powerful way to inspire students' interest, engagement, and understanding in science. The Tinkering Fundamentals course will help educators and enthusiasts develop a practice of tinkering and making. This course will focus on key design elements of high-quality, science-rich tinkering activities, effective facilitation strategies and environmental organization. Watch Intro Video

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    8. Check Out Computer Science Online

      Posted By Wendy Nkomo, Colorado Technology Association (CTA), Wednesday, May 28, 2014 Computer Science Online is a self-funded and non-commercial organization that provides students and lifelong learners with educational, career and developmental information related to the world of computer science. Most recently, we launched a guide about the opportunities for women in the field of computer science.

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    9. INterview with Dan Arvizu, director of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory

      INterview with Dan Arvizu, director of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory

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      Dan Arvizu has been director and chief executive of the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden since January 2005. Prior to joining NREL, he was chief technology officer for CH2M HILL Companies. Previously, he spent 25 years at Sandia National Laboratories and AT&T Bell Labs.

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    10. Hackathons: Giving back to the community, one line of code at a time

      Hackathons: Giving back to the community, one line of code at a time

      By Andy Vuong The Denver Post Posted: 05/26/2014 12:01:00 AM MDT Updated: 05/26/2014 12:09:14 AM MDT Harrison Kuzbyt, a University of Denver computer science major, works on his team project at the recent GovDev Challenge in which Google partnered with the Harrison Kuzbyt, a University of Denver computer science major, works on his team project at the recent GovDev Challenge in which Google partnered with the states of Colorado and Wyoming to create solutions for challenges facing local governments. (Photos by Brenden Neville, Special to The Denver Post)

      Civic hackathons, popping up ...

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    11. CTA Industry Briefing & Legislative Session Celebration

      Industry Collaboration Briefing: A Monthly Series

      CTA hosts an Industry Collaboration Briefing where we provide updates on activity, programs and trends in:

      - Public policy related to building a technology and business friendly climate

      - Talent pipeline, including STEM education & workforce development

      - Business growth, including new market development, access to funding, etc.

      - The technology, telecommunications, broadcasting, media, information and electronics sectors

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    12. Join CTA at the Denver Public Schools 8th Grade Career Fair

      Join CTA at the DENVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS 8th GRADE CAREER FAIR

      Posted By Wendy Nkomo, Colorado Technology Association (CTA), Tuesday, May 27, 2014

      DENVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS 8th GRADE CAREER FAIR Registration Date: May 26, 2014 Subject: Invitation to participate in the 5th annual citywide Denver Public Schools 8th Grade Career Fair Denver Public Schools is excited and proud to announce that it will be hosting the 5th annual citywide career fair for its eighth graders.

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    13. HP to cut thousands more jobs; impact on Colorado Springs employees unknown

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      PALO ALTO, Calif. - Hewlett-Packard says it is cutting 11,000 to 16,000 more jobs, above a target of 34,000 the company outlined in a multiyear restructuring plan in May 2012, and it offered an outlook that was below expectations.

      Although the technology giant does not disclose employee numbers by city or state, the company is a major Colorado Springs-area employer and will remain so, said a company official who asked not to be identified.

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    14. Free CTA memberships for teachers!

      Posted By Megan Ryan, Colorado Technology Association (CTA), Monday, May 05, 2014 Updated: Friday, May 02, 2014

      This week is National Teacher Appreciation Week. We are excited to launch a new offer for teachers to join CTA for FREE! Educators in the areas of Computer Science, Science, Mathematics and Engineering would benefit from plugging in to the broader technology industry.

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