December 2012

Cover Story

Features

Hawaii Business 2012 CEO of the Year: John Dean of Central Pacific Bank

Hawaii Business 2012 CEO of the Year: John Dean of Central Pacific Bank

How John Dean came out of retirement and worked the complicated deal to save CPB

Professional Addicts

Professional Addicts

A good education, prestigious career and high income do not always protect you from substance abuse

Hawaii Business Black Book 2012

Biographies of 320 Hawaii business and nonprofit executives you need to know.

Hawaii Business BOSS Survey - December 2012

Hawaii Business BOSS Survey - December 2012

401 Hawaii business leaders offer an inside look at Hawaii's economy and its near future

Departments

Talk Story with John McComas of AlohaCare
Talk Story

Talk Story with John McComas of AlohaCare

John McComas, CEO of AlohaCare, discusses changes in Hawaii healthcare.

Eisenhower is a Political Model for Our Times
Editor's Note

Eisenhower is a Political Model for Our Times

Eisenhower's middle road is a guide for modern America

Innovation: Mammograms with less pain and better results
Innovation

Innovation: Mammograms with less pain and better results

Mammograms with less pain and better results

Parting Shot: Whole Ox Deli
This Month's Parting Shot:

Parting Shot: Whole Ox Deli

Behind the scenes with Robert McGee of the Whole Ox, a butcher and deli specializing in local meat.

SmallBiz

Ask SmallBiz: Building Teamwork on Construction Projects

I am involved in a construction project whose contract provides performance-based penalties and rewards. What can I do to help get all the companies to work together?

Hawaii Beef Comes Home

Many calves from Hawaii are usually sent to feedlots on the mainland, finished, slaughtered and eaten there. A new movement is bringing them back to the Islands.

5 Steps to Writing a Business Plan

When starting a business, writing a business plan should be your first priority.