February 2011

Cover Story

Features

Investing Tips from Some of Hawaii’s Top Financial Advisors

Investing Tips from Some of Hawaii’s Top Financial Advisors

Some of Hawaii’s top financial advisors offer investing advice for 2011

Hawaii Hotels in Foreclosure

Hawaii Hotels in Foreclosure

Hawaii hotels are being foreclosed on as owners are overdue on billions of dollars in debt

Matson Sails Fast Boats to China

Matson Sails Fast Boats to China

Matson’s big gamble in global shipping pays off

Hawaii State ERS Underfunded by $7 Billion

Hawaii State ERS Underfunded by $7 Billion

State and county workers’ pension plan is grossly underfunded – and we’re all on the hook for it

Departments

Measuring Hawaii’s Quality of Life
Editor's Note

Measuring Hawaii’s Quality of Life

Editor Steve Petranik explains the creation of Hawaii 2011: Our Quality of Life report

Manoa Valley Theatre Muppeteers
This Month's Parting Shot:

Manoa Valley Theatre Muppeteers

Manoa Valley Theatre Muppeteers

SmallBiz

SmallBiz Resource Guide

Ask SmallBiz: Intellectual Property

Our employees have specialized knowledge and are often trying new things. How can we harness that expertise to add value to our small business?

2011 SmallBiz Success Awards

Here's our finalists for Best New Business, Family Business, Most Innovative, Lifetime Achievement, Nonprofit and Community Service Awards.

5 Steps to Applying for a Business Loan

First Hawaiian Bank vice chairman Ray Ono explains how to get a business loan.