December 2011

Cover Story

Hawaii Business Magazine’s 2011 Black Book

Hawaii Business Magazine’s 2011 Black Book

323 local business executives you need to know

Features

Lawmakers Fundraise During the Legislative Session

Lawmakers Fundraise During the Legislative Session

Despite ethical concerns, many lawmakers ask for donations during legislative sessions

GIS in Hawaii

GIS in Hawaii

GIS systems help planners, architects and engineers; maybe you should use it, too

Hawaii Business Magazine’s 2011 Black Book

Hawaii Business Magazine’s 2011 Black Book

323 local business executives you need to know

BOSS Survey - December 2011

BOSS Survey - December 2011

Poll of 400 local business leaders goes inside the local economy and forecasts what's ahead

Departments

Talk Story with Neil "Dutch" Kuyper of Parker Ranch
Talk Story

Talk Story with Neil "Dutch" Kuyper of Parker Ranch

The CEO of Parker Ranch talks about the company's sustainability efforts.

Aloha United Way and the Importance of Corporate Giving
Editor's Note

Aloha United Way and the Importance of Corporate Giving

Rather than fight for a bigger piece of the diminishing pie of nonprofit funding, AUW aims to grow the pie for all Hawaii charities.

Parting Shot: Post Office Stretch
This Month's Parting Shot:

Parting Shot: Post Office Stretch

Postal workers get warmed up and stretched out before every shift.

SmallBiz

Finding Your Way into the Food Business

Here are 6 steps to get your family's secret recipe into grocery store shelves.

Ask SmallBiz: Conversation Starter

It feels tacky to introduce myself and start talking about my business. How can I get over my shyness?

Lessons Learned: Start up Lessons

Shawna Emery and Danni Fry of D&S Fry Plumbing explain growing their young business and working in a male-dominated field.