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Denver as a Thriving Metropolis

We live in a place where people want to live, work, and visit. Denver’s center has grown significantly over the past year and this growth has been captured by Downtown Denver Partnership‘s 2017 State of Downtown Denver Report. As a part of the Auraria Campus, The CU Denver Business School is proud to contribute to the education […]

DIA Second Best Regional Airport in US

The 2017 Skytrax World Airport Awards were held this year in Amsterdam this month. Denver International Airport (DIA) cleaned up with quite a few awards both nationally and internationally. The airport was voted fourth best regional airport, the second best regional airport in the U.S., and fourth best airport staff in North America. DIA prides […]

Metro Denver Has One of the Lowest Unemployment Rates

Metro Denver’s unadjusted unemployment rate was unchanged in December at 2.6 percent, the same as November, but down from this time last year, according to job estimates released today from the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment. The 2.6 percent rate is for a 10-county area that includes Denver, Aurora, Lakewood, Broomfield and Centennial, but […]

Survey: Denver Second-Best Place for College Grads to Start a Career

According to a survey released Monday by WalletHub, Denver ranks as the second-best place for college grads to start a career. The research site placed Denver second among large U.S. cities, when it comes to starting a career. Salt Lake City placed first. Other large Colorado cities to make the list include: Aurora, which ranked […]

Denver Named the Top City to Live in the Nation

According to U.S. News & World Report’s inaugural “Best Places to Live” rankings, Denver has landed as the top city to live in the entire nation. “Denver ranks as the No. 1 best place to live, in part because of its healthy job market, cost of living and perception as a desirable place to live,” the […]

Two Colorado Cities In Top Ten Best Cities to Live In

Both Denver and Colorado Springs are in the top ten for best cities nationwide to live in. An recent analysis by WalletHub ranked the nation’s biggest cities according to which cities were the best to live in. The study used 31 different criteria to rank the cities, separated into four categories of livability; education; health; […]

Denver Tops Forbes List as Best Place for Business and Careers

In their 17th annual list of the Best Places for Business and Careers, Forbes ranked Denver as the number one city out of 401 metropolitan statistical areas in the U.S. The cities were rated on a dozen different factors, and Forbes quoted Denver’s “diverse economy, highly educated labor force and outdoor recreational opportunities” as the reasons that it ranked in the first […]