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Hawaii Business magazine

Hawaii Business wants you to have a quick read of the top local news stories every weekday morning. That’s why we are launching Hawaii’s most useful newsletter on Tuesday, March 28. Each weekday, “Hawaii Top News” newsletter will give you: Summaries of the main statewide stories, compiled from all of the state’s leading news media, Read the full article…

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Editor’s Note: Success, Failure, Joy and Health

Steve Petranik

A major quandary faced by journalists is balancing our opposing responsibilities to expose and to celebrate. Society expects journalists to report on injustice, inefficiency, corruption and other problems, and when we don’t, the news media are rightly derided for the failure. But we are also obliged to celebrate successes and solutions, otherwise we distort reality Read the full article…

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March, 2017
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Editor’s Note: What If?

Steve Petranik

If you are a fan of alternate realities and parallel universes, welcome to one of our annual discussions: Who should be CEO of the Year? Each fall, when the editorial team at Hawaii Business considers candidates, we look for outstanding leaders who have contributed immensely to Hawaii’s economy for many years. We ask: Would this Read the full article…

December 2016 , Editor's Note
December, 2016
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Editor’s Note: What We All Want

Steve Petranik

“What Do Women Want?” was a condescending question often asked (and answered) by men when I was young. It is also a question Gallup set out to answer in a report called “Women in America: Work and Life Well-Lived,” based on surveys of more than 323,500 American adults. I had the privilege of hearing Gallup Read the full article…

Editor's Note , November 2016
November, 2016