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HR Corner: Engaging in eldercare, preparing and caregiving

HR Corner: Engaging in eldercare, preparing and caregiving

By fraziere

Are you among the nearly 25% of U.S. adults reporting as caregiver to another adult? If so, you are likely at higher risk of increased emotional distress and poor health behaviors. Caregiver distress accumulates with the myriad decisions that must be made concerning your aging or disabled loved-one, coupled with the emotional and physical tolls of coordinating daily personal care. Learn about upcoming information sessions and resources for coping with caregiving.

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Fiske Planetarium sets up safe eclipse-viewing this Thursday

Fiske Planetarium sets up safe eclipse-viewing this Thursday

By fraziere

On Thursday, Oct. 23, a partial solar eclipse will grace Colorado skies. If you want to catch a glimpse of it, the University of Colorado Boulder’s Fiske Planetarium is selling eclipse-safe glasses for viewing and hosting a viewing event on the lawns surrounding the venue.

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Colorado employment growth expected to continue into 2015, says CU-Boulder report

Colorado employment growth expected to continue into 2015, says CU-Boulder report

By sandoe

Employment expansion in Colorado is expected to continue through the fourth quarter of 2014 and into the first quarter of 2015, according to a report by the University of Colorado Boulder, released today by Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler.

The Quarterly Business and Economic Indicators Report is prepared by the Business Research Division at CU-Boulder’s Leeds School of Business using data from the secretary of state’s central business registry.

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Boulder Business Boom: Collaborative Workspaces Offer Incoming Entrepreneurs, Startups A Home

Boulder Business Boom: Collaborative Workspaces Offer Incoming Entrepreneurs, Startups A Home

Members and Boulder locals collaborate at a Hackfest at Impact Hub. photo courtesy of / Impact Hub Boulder

It’s important to note that I currently work at Impact Hub Boulder, as a social media and communications intern. Before that, I had spent some time in the Techstars Boulder office. These spaces are what introduced me to the profundity that is open-space and collaborative workspaces.

Members and Boulder locals collaborate at a Hackfest at Impact Hub. photo courtesy of / Impact Hub Boulder

What we have in Boulder is no recreation of the wheel. If anything, it’s just taking advantage of an economic triumph turned boom and bringing back a very good set of wheels that were lost through years of competitive capitalism selfishness, and a poor U.S. economy.

That’s not the case for the City of Boulder these days. With Engine.is and the Kauffman Foundation’s report bringing buzz about there being more tech startups per capita than any metro area in the Nation, it’s likely that it will continue to see the surge it’s experiencing now in entrepreneurship. And those businesses, some made from the mixing of Baby Boomers and Millennials, aren’t trying to take on the poor success rates – 9 out of 10 fail – that revolve around startup cultures. It’s all about collaboration.

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Engineering alumna builds bridges and changes lives across the globe

Engineering alumna builds bridges and changes lives across the globe

By snider

Avery Bang (MS CivEngr’09) believes that every person has a right to safely access essential services such as health care, schools and markets. As CEO of Bridges to Prosperity (B2P), a nonprofit that builds pedestrian bridges in rural poor communities to provide access, Bang is literally building upon that belief, one bridge at a time.

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