February 2013

Cover Story

Features

Hawaiian Values

Hawaiian Values

Young Hawaii analysts explain the arcane art of valuation.

What's the ROI on Early Childhood Education

What's the ROI on Early Childhood Education

Preschool isn't just about school.

20 for the Next 20: People to Watch 2013

20 for the Next 20: People to Watch 2013

Hawaii Business selects 20 emerging leaders

Departments

Talk Story with David Heenan
Talk Story

Talk Story with David Heenan

Local business exec David Heenan talks about his book, "Leaving on Top: Graceful Exits for Leaders."

Strengthen Society, 2 People at a Time
Editor's Note

Strengthen Society, 2 People at a Time

Aside from all the moral reasons to allow gay marriages, there are also economic reasons

Liquid rash guard lets you surf naked without the pain
Innovation

Liquid rash guard lets you surf naked without the pain

Locean Labs' Chris Akin created Naked Surf because he didn't want to wear a rash-guard shirt while catching waves.

Parting Shot: Island Slipper Factory
This Month's Parting Shot:

Parting Shot: Island Slipper Factory

At the 60-year-old slipper factory in Pearl City, workers fit soles on up to 800 slippers a day.

SmallBiz

Ask SmallBiz: Advice on Effective Selling

What's the magic behind professional selling?

5 Steps to a successful media interview

Lori Teranishi explains how to handle your next media interview

Sustainable Hawaii Businesses

Five Hawaii companies show that sustainability is a smart business strategy