May 2012

Cover Story

Should a Hawaii High School Graduate Go to a Local or Mainland College?

Should a Hawaii High School Graduate Go to a Local or Mainland College?

Many say a UH business or law degree is a better ticket to success in Hawaii than a prestigious mainland degree

Features

Electric Car Range Anxiety

It may not run on fossil fuels, but electric cars present its own new sets of challenges.

Should a Hawaii High School Graduate Go to a Local or Mainland College?

Should a Hawaii High School Graduate Go to a Local or Mainland College?

Many say a UH business or law degree is a better ticket to success in Hawaii than a prestigious mainland degree

Career Change

Career Change

Four Hawaii residents share life experiences leading them to new careers

Departments

Talk Story with Kathryn Raethel of Castle Medical Center
Talk Story

Talk Story with Kathryn Raethel of Castle Medical Center

Castle President and CEO Kathryn Raethel discusses hospital renovations, green efforts and open-heart surgery program.

Standing Fit Converts Countertops into Stand-up Desks
Innovation

Standing Fit Converts Countertops into Stand-up Desks

Tiffiny Taylor created Standing Fit as an inexpensive alternative to traditional standup desks.

Parting Shot: Central Pacific Bank
This Month's Parting Shot:

Parting Shot: Central Pacific Bank

Central Pacific Bank's mascot Alex the Loyalty Dog returns, and here he is behind the scenes.

SmallBiz

Small Local Companies Versus Mainland-Based Giants

City Mill, Leather Soul, Mobi PCS and Title Guaranty share how their small companies take on bigger competitors.

Ask SmallBiz: Engaging Employees

It seems like a paycheck isn't enough to keep my employees fully engaged in customer service and efficiency. What can I do?

5 Steps to a More Civil Workplace

Penelope Paik of Civility International offers a few tips on creating a better work environment with your colleagues.