Choose your own Adventure, Denver

Denver’s newest hangout has a lot happening – a food truck park, craft drinks, local music, coworking, a climbing gym next door and more. This new collective, dubbed Improper City opened in the River North Art District (RiNo) in July. Hank Grant, the co-founder of Improper City and Rayback Collective, wanted to bring this concept … Read Post

Capturing Your Market: The Hispanic Population

When you think of your target audience for your business, does the Hispanic population play a role? If it doesn’t, you’re missing a big – and growing – opportunity, business and sales leaders say. Consider the numbers: In the last year, 51 percent of the U.S.’s 2.2 million-person population growth was among Hispanics. Here in … Read Post

Three Ways to Prevent Corporate Stagnation

Congratulations! You’ve launched your business, hired the right people and operations are humming along smoothly. But before you get too comfortable with success, realize it won’t be too long before you need to gear up for the next step of you company: Growth. In order to effectively compete in  the market, leaders must celebrate successes … Read Post

Workplace Tips for Increasing Meeting Productivity

In theory, workplaces should be productivity powerhouses – where boxes are checked, goals are met and results are made. But too often, people in those workplaces lose sight of what’s important and become filled with meaningless routine activities: meetings held without agendas and reports developed without purpose. Left unchecked, extreme oversight can risk losing sight of … Read Post

Enhancing the Entertainment Experience for Everyone

Did you know many of our now-common technologies, like the typewriter, were initially developed as tools to help with accessibility and communication? As entrepreneurs, creators and civic leaders, we can take the opportunity to view accessibility as a component of innovation by thinking outside of the box and beyond our current audiences to develop technologies … Read Post

Making the Most out of Your Membership

The Denver Metro Chamber has helped me in so many ways as I’ve grown my business, but with any investment you have to step back and think through if you are getting the most for your time and money. I am a raving fan of the Chamber and the Denver Metro Small Business Development Center … Read Post