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On this day, October 11, in 1142 …


Peace was finally negotiated between the people of the Jurchen Jin dynasty (northern China) and Han Song dynasty (southern China) after many many years of slogging it out against each other in the Jin-Song Wars (or Sing-Song Wars, for those of you less enamored by military history). It was that...

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You Don't Make Millions by Counting Quarters


In January of 2009, Unilever announced that it would no longer report its earnings quarterly because it recognized that pressure for quarterly profits discourages investments in the long-term value of the company.

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Ready? Set. Launch!


We’re excited, delighted, and even a little relieved to announce the launch of our new website!

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Denver Startup Week Excitement


The Denver Startup Week hype is on the up and up, and Colorado Lending Source is thrilled to be a sponsor of the Maker Track for a second year in a row! The energy and excitement for entrepreneurship surrounding this week is something beyond words... you must experience it for yourself!

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2016 Annual Meeting


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 26, 2017 Colorado Lending Source Reveals 2016 Economic Impact and Announces Small Business and Lender Awards during the 2016 Annual Meeting DENVER, CO—Colorado Lending Source, the state’s not-for-profit small business lender, shared the organization’s economic impact...

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Insight Into Hiring New Employees


At Colorado Lending Source, when we post external vacancies, our process is to short-list several candidates. These candidates participate in an in-person interview with their potential supervisor as well as at least one other manager. From this process, two or three candidates are...

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How to Make a Valuable Impact


During our current entrepreneur development class, guest presenter, Nathan Havey, shared his unique perspective on what it means to make a valuable impact as an entrepreneur. Through his business Thrive Consulting, Nathan and his team...

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Questions to ask before starting a business


You have an idea for a business, but where do you begin? Before jumping into the technical logistics of starting your company, there are several questions you should ask…

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New COO & CFO Announced


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Colorado Lending Source, the state’s not-for-profit small business lender, has appointed China Califf as Chief Operating Officer and Karol Jones as Chief Financial Officer to the organization.

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2015: The 25th Anniversary


2015 marked Colorado Lending Source’s 25th Anniversary. The one time, one-man organization evolved to become the top Certified Development Company in Colorado, and top ten in the nation, with an outstanding portfolio of over 1,300 loans and more than a half billion dollars. Surviving twenty-five...

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