October 2010

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Features

The High Cost of Affordable Housing

The High Cost of Affordable Housing

Why so little of it gets built in Hawaii

3 Ways to Revitalize Hawaii’s Economy

3 Ways to Revitalize Hawaii’s Economy

3 types of collaboration will help Hawaii move ahead

Power Players – Extended Version

Seven female business leaders offer advice on getting to the top

Power Players

Power Players

Seven female business leaders offer advice on getting to the top

  Hawaii’s Fast-Growing Source for Tourists

Hawaii’s Fast-Growing Source for Tourists

Koreans are the fastest growing major market for Hawaii

The Business of Local Fashion

The Business of Local Fashion

Hawaii's small-scale fashion designers face enormous challenges

Departments

Christina Cox
Talk Story

Christina Cox

KCAA Preschool President Christina Cox talks about running a nonprofit like a business

Giving Everyone a Place to Live
Editor's Note

Giving Everyone a Place to Live

There are two solutions to Hawaii's affordable housing crisis.

KonaRed
Innovation

KonaRed

New drink is made from the coffee plant's leftovers

Virtual Reality
Innovation

Virtual Reality

3DHawaii.com is calling itself the world’s first 3D travel Web site

Catwalking at Mickey's Place
This Month's Parting Shot:

Catwalking at Mickey's Place

A sky-high view of Aulani, the Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina

SmallBiz

Ask SmallBiz: Successful Women

How women can succeed in the traditionally male-dominated construction industry

SmallBiz Energy Makeover

Retrofitting your office with energy-saving equipment could result in major cost savings.

5 Steps to Better Public Speaking

Mark Blackburn, treasurer of Honolulu’s Downtown Business Association Toastmasters, offers tips to help you be an effective speaker.

Making a Hobby Your Business

Dustin Tester fell in love with surfing as a young girl. Here's how she turned her passion into a small business.