June 2011

Cover Story

Features

Biggest Hawaii Real Estate Sales 2010

Biggest Hawaii Real Estate Sales 2010

Hawaii Business looks at 2010's most expensive home sales on the Big Island, Kauai, Maui and Oahu.

KHON2, KITV, Hawaii News Now Face Uncertain Future

KHON2, KITV, Hawaii News Now Face Uncertain Future

The business of local television news has changed from the old days. Today, it's all about digital.

Paying For Honolulu News

Paying For Honolulu News

Hawaii's news media faces two main challenges. 1) How to gather and deliver news when, where and how people want it. 2) How to pay for all that.

What Makes A Great Realtor?

What Makes A Great Realtor?

Here are the qualities that go into making a great Realtor

Toxic Waste in Hawaii

Toxic Waste in Hawaii

How brownfields and contaminated sites affect development

Hawaii’s Top 100 Realtors 2011

Hawaii’s Top 100 Realtors 2011

Hawaii's Top 100 Realtors, ranked by total sales volume of transactions.

Departments

Feedback - Dump the DOE, Local Produce at Big Boxes, and Rude Phones
Letters to the Editor

Feedback - Dump the DOE, Local Produce at Big Boxes, and Rude Phones

Dump the DOE, Local Produce at Big Boxes, and Rude Phones

Talk Story With UH President M.R.C. Greenwood
Talk Story

Talk Story With UH President M.R.C. Greenwood

M.R.C. Greenwood, who has been leading UH for two years, talks about the university system’s broad, new goals.

Editor's Note: If You Have No Fear, You Have No Future
Editor's Note

Editor's Note: If You Have No Fear, You Have No Future

Fear is a great motivator in a constantly changing economy

Kuehnle Algae Replaces Oil
Innovation

Kuehnle Algae Replaces Oil

Using a library of algae strains, Kuehnle AgroSystems says it can decrease the need for imported oil; replacing it by optimizing algae biomass to a valuable biofuel.

Tax Day At The Hawaii State Tax Office
This Month's Parting Shot:

Tax Day At The Hawaii State Tax Office

Lots of paperwork got processed at the Hawaii Department of Taxation on April 15.

SmallBiz

The Hawaii Market For Buying And Selling Small Businesses Is Back

Now might be a good time to buy or sell a business. Here are some tips.

Ask Small Biz: Facebook For Business

I set up a Facebook page for my store. What should I do to engage customers and bring them in?

5 Steps To Email Marketing

Damian Davila, online marketing consultant and CEO of Idaconcpts.com, shares tips for smart email marketing.