May 2011

Cover Story

Features

Hopes & Dreams

Hopes & Dreams

Six MBA students from the class of 2011 talk with Hawaii Business about the most important things they learned, career plans and big audacious goals

Hopes and Dreams– Extended Version

Six MBA students from the class of 2011 talk with Hawaii Business about the most important things they learned, their career plans and big audacious goals

Big Box Stores

Big Box Stores

Just what shoppers want or just plain evil?

Sorrow & Anxiety

Sorrow & Anxiety

Local businesses’ first thoughts are with the Japanese people, but they’re also anxious about the disaster’s impact on themselves

Businesses Support Public Schools

Businesses Support Public Schools

The New Helping-Hands Equation: Money + Volunteers x Expertise – Red Tape = Smarter/Motivated Students

Banking  Revolution

Banking Revolution

Hawaii banks develop mobile apps, online services and other innovations to serve their customers

Social Media Can Wreck Your Career

Social Media Can Wreck Your Career

Be smart about how you use social media: It could get you fired

Departments

Talk Story with Geoffrey Bannister
Talk Story

Talk Story with Geoffrey Bannister

The new president of HPU talks about growing the private university.

Best Chance to Fix Our Schools
Editor's Note

Best Chance to Fix Our Schools

Don Horner and his fellow Board of Educations members will need four years to show substantial results

Wearable Ads
Innovation

Wearable Ads

Pacific Digital Signs' digital nametag is a great way to promote your business.

Office Views
This Month's Parting Shot:

Office Views

Cleaning windows at the Hokua

SmallBiz

Launching a Business

Matthew Bittick talks about opening Bishop Street Commercial after the Great Recession

Blending Old and New Marketing

Hawaii small companies focused on tourism use innovative and tried-and-true tactics to bring in visitors

Ask SmallBiz

I have insurance for water damage, so why am I not covered for a tsunami?