Leeds School of Business http://www.kunc.org en Moderate Economic Growth Predicted For Second Half of 2014 http://www.kunc.org/post/moderate-economic-growth-predicted-second-half-2014 <p>Based on the number of new business filings in Colorado for the second quarter of 2014, employment numbers are expected to moderately grow through the remainder of the year. The positive forecast isn’t just based on new companies starting up here, but on year-over-year improvements in existing business renewals, trademarks and trade names that indicate more jobs are on the way.</p><p> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 16:08:25 +0000 Dan Greenwood 59089 at http://www.kunc.org Moderate Economic Growth Predicted For Second Half of 2014 Colorado Craft Breweries Generated $826m http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-craft-breweries-generated-826m-report-finds <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/kvnf/audio/2014/06/CO_Breweries_LP_051514_2.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A recent report finds Colorado has more than doubled its number of craft breweries since 2009.&#160;</span><p>The state’s craft brewery industry is doing well, according to the report by the&#160;<a href="http://www.colorado.edu/leeds/">University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business</a>.<p>The study, commissioned by the&#160;<a href="http://coloradobeer.org/">Colorado Brewers Guild</a>, found the state ranks third in the nation, just behind Calif Mon, 26 May 2014 12:09:24 +0000 Laura Palmisano 57000 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Craft Breweries Generated $826m When Marijuana No Longer Sells Itself Branding Steps Up http://www.kunc.org/post/when-marijuana-no-longer-sells-itself-branding-steps <p>For years in Colorado, the thought has been that pot will sell itself. Now that it’s legal, marijuana businesses are realizing they’ll need to carve out niches and reach out to new buyers to survive in a very competitive marketplace.</p><p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Luke Runyon 55463 at http://www.kunc.org When Marijuana No Longer Sells Itself Branding Steps Up Colorado Business Remains Optimistic About 2014 Economy http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-business-remains-optimistic-about-2014-economy <p>The state economy is continuing its upward trend – and so is the confidence level of Colorado’s business leaders heading into the second quarter of 2014. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:48:45 +0000 Erin OToole 55120 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Business Remains Optimistic About 2014 Economy Boulder On Par To Outpace State Growth http://www.kunc.org/post/boulder-par-outpace-state-growth <p>Colorado as a whole faces a growing economic year, but the Front Range and specifically Boulder will feel the greatest benefit of that anticipated success.</p><p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 12:43:41 +0000 Dan Greenwood & Erin OToole 53781 at http://www.kunc.org Boulder On Par To Outpace State Growth