Carol Dumeyer says three-quarters of her regular customers are locals and one-quarter are visitors who keep returning. Photo: Penny Dinn.

Transformative Therapy

Jackie M. Young

“Metamorphose means to change or transform, and I wanted to use the verb- rather than the noun- for the name of our yoga studio, because it’s much more action-oriented,” explains Carol Dumeyer. “We’re all capable of changing or transforming.” The centuries-old physical and spiritual practice of yoga is now much more accepted as a medical Read the full article…

Color consultant Jill Morton with a 3-D model designed by a student in her color theory class at UH Manoa. Photo: David Croxford.

Color My World

Jackie M. Young

Meet Jill Morton. She’s an expert in how colors affect people, psychologically and physiologically. START: After earning her master’s in art education from UC Santa Barbara and her master’s of fine arts in painting from UH, she taught color theory at the UH School of Architecture. “That opened my eyes to the fact that color Read the full article…

August 2016 , Careers , Education
August, 2016
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The Evolution of the CIO

Steve Petranik

As part of Hawaii Business’ C-Suite conference series, we brought together three of Hawaii’s leading CIOs. Todd Nacapuy, chief innovation officer for the state, first talks about driving change and accommodating all kinds of users. Then, Sheh Bertram of Bank of Hawaii and Craig Grivette of KPMG LLP join the conversation to discuss strategy, innovation Read the full article…