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  1. Business’ Biggest Secret

    LiAnne Yu

    May, 2017
  2. Parting Shot: Survival Training

    Hawaii Business magazine

    May, 2017
  3. My Job: He Goes In After the Police Are Done

    Jackie M. Young

    May, 2017
  4. The Careerist: Toughest Interview Question: “What are your salary requirements?”

    Powell Berger

    May, 2017
  5. Secrets of Headhunters

    Beverly Creamer

    April, 2017
  6. My Job: Flying High and Free

    Jackie M. Young

    April, 2017
  7. 5 Steps to Delivering an Effective Speech

    Chief Advocate at the Office of Hawaiian Affairs

    April, 2017
  8. The Careerist: Help! Food Pushers Are Stalking Me!

    Powell Berger

    April, 2017
  9. Best Places to Work 2017

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2017
  10. My Job: Everyone Needs a Hug

    Jackie M. Young

    March, 2017
  11. The Careerist: Am I Too Old to Change From White Collar to Blue?

    Powell Berger

    March, 2017
  12. 5 Steps to an Executive Presence

    Scott Simon, Executive Coach & Consultant at Simon Leadership Group LLC

    March, 2017
  13. Ask the Expert: Spot Rising Stars

    Beth Whitehead , Executive VP and Chief Administrative Officer at American Savings Bank

    March, 2017
  14. Your Next Step

    Chris Oliver

    February, 2017
  15. The Careerist: Mentors Are Real, Not Mythological

    Powell Berger

    February, 2017
  16. 5 Steps to Protect Your Personal Brand

    Monchalee Steiger

    February, 2017
  17. My Job: NSA’s “Mission Never Sleeps”

    Jackie M. Young

    February, 2017
  18. Smart Path to Success

    David Heenan

    January, 2017
  19. The Careerist: Are We Never Ever Getting Back Together?

    Powell Berger

    January, 2017
  20. My Job: Staying Balanced

    Jackie M. Young

    January, 2017
  21. 5 Steps for Young Professionals

    Cristina Barbata

    January, 2017
  22. Ask the Expert: Deciding Who Gets What after You’re Gone

    Bonnie Fong

    December, 2016
  23. 5 Steps: Assessing Your Leadership

    Craig Chong

    December, 2016
  24. My Job: Private Flights

    Jackie M. Young

    December, 2016
  25. The Careerist: The Dreaded Christmas Party

    Powell Berger

    December, 2016
  26. You Have to Split Yourself

    Beverly Creamer

    December, 2016
  27. Parting Shot: The Iceman Cometh

    Hawaii Business magazine

    November, 2016
  28. My Job: What’s Your Opinion?

    Jackie M. Young

    November, 2016
  29. The Careerist: I Screwed Up – What Do I Do Next?

    Powell Berger

    November, 2016
  30. 5 Steps to Making Time for Volunteering

    John Komeiji, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel at Hawaiian Telcom

    November, 2016
  31. Shifting Salaries

    Ilima Loomis

    November, 2016
  32. Parting Shot: Wrangling the C-Arm

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2016
  33. New Skills, Good Advice and Inspiration at the Wahine Forum

    Nicole Tam

    October, 2016
  34. Ask the Expert: Flextime

    Bettina Mehnert, CEO, Architects Hawaii

    October, 2016
  35. Top 10 Habits of Highly Effective Women

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2016
  36. 5 Steps to Surviving as a Working Mom

    Keri Shepherd

    October, 2016
  37. Tough Job But Some Woman’s Got to Do It

    Beverly Creamer

    October, 2016
  38. Fighting the Good Fight

    Jackie M. Young

    October, 2016
  39. Wahine Getting It Done

    Lavonne Leong

    October, 2016
  40. Hawaii Loves Horses

    Noelle Fujii

    September, 2016
  41. The Careerist On: Bring Your Own Device? Hillary Did and It Hurt Her

    Powell Berger

    September, 2016
  42. Many Remain Unemployed Despite Lots of Job Openings

    Beverly Creamer

    September, 2016
  43. Giving Forests New Life

    Jackie M. Young

    September, 2016
  44. The Careerist: Policies Evolving on Kids at Work

    Powell Berger

    August, 2016
  45. Transformative Therapy

    Jackie M. Young

    August, 2016
  46. Color My World

    Jackie M. Young

    August, 2016
  47. Talk Story: Michael Gold, President and CEO of HMSA

    Dennis Hollier

    August, 2016
  48. Hawaii: Who We Are

    Lavonne Leong

    July, 2016
  49. Talk Story: John Y. Gotanda

    Interviewed by: Dennis Hollier

    July, 2016
  50. My Job: Criminal Sketch Artist

    By: Jackie M. Young

    July, 2016
  51. Can The Boss Vet My Facebook?

    By: Powell Berger

    July, 2016
  52. 5 Steps to Unleashing Your Creativity

    Ian Kitajima

    June, 2016
  53. My Job: Submarine Pilot

    Jackie M. Young

    June, 2016
  54. The Careerist: Are Lazy Workers Necessary?

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    June, 2016
  55. Unfortunately, the Boss Is Not Always a Leader

    Bobby Senaha

    May, 2016
  56. 5 Steps to Being Fashionably Cool in the Summer

    Kim Smith

    May, 2016
  57. The Careerist: Excited About My Job? Only If I Surf for a Living

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    May, 2016
  58. My Job: Bringing the Big Stars to Hawaii

    Jackie M. Young

    May, 2016
  59. Parting Shot: Film Fetish

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2016
  60. 5 Steps to Changing Your Career

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2016
  61. My Job: It’s Shaping Up Nicely

    Jackie M. Young

    April, 2016
  62. Your Company Wishes You Well

    Beverly Creamer

    April, 2016
  63. The Careerist: Master of None

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    April, 2016
  64. My Job: The Hottest Job in Town

    Treena Shapiro

    March, 2016
  65. Turning Play into Pay

    Brooke LaPorte

    March, 2016
  66. The Careerist: Making Nice With the New Boss

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    March, 2016
  67. 5 Steps to Being Strategic in Saying No

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2016
  68. Workers: Know Your Rights

    LiAnne Yu

    March, 2016
  69. Foster Parents Offer Safe Haven

    Lee Ann Bowman

    February, 2016
  70. My Job: Author Lets You Take All the Credit

    Ilima Loomis

    February, 2016
  71. The Careerist: The Office Germfest

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    February, 2016
  72. All Work and No Job

    Lavonne Leong

    February, 2016
  73. Creativity: Hawaii’s Next Big Export

    Braelyn Wood

    February, 2016
  74. 5 Steps to Molding a More Confident Image

    Hawaii Business magazine

    February, 2016
  75. 5 Steps to Break Into the C-suite

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2016
  76. Where to Find an Illinois Winter? Try Manoa

    Treena Shapiro

    January, 2016
  77. The Careerist: Healthier, On Your Terms

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    January, 2016
  78. Love, Honor and Collaborate

    Jackie M. Young

    January, 2016
  79. Ask the Expert Emy Yamauchi-Wong: Prevent Poaching

    Hawaii Business magazine

    December, 2015
  80. 5 Steps to Improve Your Relationship with Feedback

    Hawaii Business magazine

    December, 2015
  81. My Job: She Creates “Wow” Holiday Displays

    Treena Shapiro

    December, 2015
  82. The Careerist: Holiday Help

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    December, 2015
  83. Ornate Gift Wrapping Is Part of the Present

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    December, 2015
  84. Parting Shot: The Fabric of Giving

    Hawaii Business Magazine

    November, 2015
  85. Inside the Mind of an Entrepreneur

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    November, 2015
  86. Global Dealmakers

    Ilima Loomis

    November, 2015
  87. The Careerist: Going to Your Boss’s Boss

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    November, 2015
  88. Honolulu’s STEM Jobs

    Steve Petranik

    November, 2015
  89. My Job: Sweet Spot

    Catherine Toth Fox

    November, 2015
  90. Parting Shot: Working Above Those Who Rest

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2015
  91. The Art of Creating Tofu

    Jackie M. Young

    October, 2015
  92. Working with a Bully

    Ilima Loomis

    October, 2015
  93. Talk Story with Catherine Ngo: President and CEO, Central Pacific Financial Corporation

    Gina Gelber

    October, 2015
  94. Winemaker’s Skills Are Always Growing

    Catherine Toth Fox

    October, 2015
  95. The Careerist: Opening Up to Criticism

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    October, 2015
  96. Business Samurai

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2015
  97. 8 Ways to Get More Women Into S.T.E.M.

    LiAnne Yu

    October, 2015
  98. Women Helping Women

    Andrea Lee

    October, 2015
  99. Turning Points

    Beverly Creamer

    October, 2015
  100. Rebirth of the Aloha Shirt

    Paula Rath

    October, 2015
  101. How to Create a Motivational Bonus System

    Hawaii Business Magazine

    September, 2015
  102. 5 Steps to Accepting Risk

    Hawaii Business magazine

    September, 2015
  103. My Job: Perfumist, Deanna Rose

    Catherine Toth Fox

    September, 2015
  104. The Careerist: Not Letting It All Hang Out

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    September, 2015
  105. What’s It Worth: Art That Lasts About Four Hours

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    August, 2015
  106. My Job: Cowboy

    Catherine Toth Fox

    August, 2015
  107. 5 Steps to Exit Burnout Mode

    Hawaii Business magazine

    August, 2015
  108. Cashing In: Marcus Mariota

    Lance Tominaga

    August, 2015
  109. Moneyball

    Lance Tominaga

    August, 2015
  110. Hawaii’s Dreamers

    Beverly Creamer

    August, 2015
  111. An Epic Match

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    August, 2015
  112. The Careerist: Stood Up

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    August, 2015
  113. The Careerist: Must I Answer Emails on Vacation?

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    July, 2015
  114. Mental Illness in the Workplace: Anxious, Traumatized, Depressed

    Ilima Loomis

    July, 2015
  115. Molokai at Work

    PF Bentley

    July, 2015
  116. IS YOUR JOB IN DANGER?

    Lavonne Leong

    June, 2015
  117. KABOOMERS!

    Dennis Hollier

    June, 2015
  118. DO YOUR OM-WORK

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    June, 2015
  119. Nighthawks

    Don Wallace with Photography by PF Bentley

    May, 2015
  120. Eye-Candy Interiors

    Catherine Toth Fox

    April, 2015
  121. You’re Wearing That to Work?

    Paula Rath with Photography by Aaron Yoshino

    April, 2015
  122. Talk Story: Richard Wacker

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2015
  123. Secrets of Healthy Workplaces

    Ilima Loomis

    April, 2015
  124. What Makes a Best Place to Work?

    Steve Petranik

    April, 2015
  125. Talk Story with Paul Yokota

    Gina Gelber

    March, 2015
  126. 20 for the Next 20 2015

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2015
  127. Making Models (and you) Look Great

    Paula Rath

    March, 2015
  128. Talk Story with Shari Chang

    Gina Gelber

    February, 2015
  129. The Growing Crisis of Student Debt

    Pavel Stankov

    February, 2015
  130. Boomers Changed the World. Now, It’s Millennials’ Turn

    Lavonne Leong

    February, 2015
  131. How to Use LinkedIn to Land a Great Job

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    February, 2015
  132. Parting Shot: A Beautiful Job

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2015
  133. Dealing with Resistance to Change

    Robbie Alm

    January, 2015
  134. Sharing Wine’s Diverse Delights

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2015
  135. Mixing Love and Business

    Jean Santos, Co-owner of Business Consulting Resources

    January, 2015
  136. 5 Steps to Position Yourself for Promotion

    HB - Author

    January, 2015
  137. Got Life Experience? Maybe It’s Worth College Credits

    Paula Bender

    December, 2014
  138. Your Voice Says One Thing, But Your Body May Say Something Completely Different

    Catherine E. Toth

    December, 2014
  139. 5 Steps to Getting a Sponsor

    R. Scott Simon

    December, 2014
  140. 3D Innovator

    Catherine E. Toth

    November, 2014
  141. His Business is Ruff

    Ilima Loomis

    November, 2014
  142. Brewed and Bottled in Hawaii

    Tiffany Hill

    November, 2014
  143. 5 Steps to Networking Karma

    HB - Author

    November, 2014
  144. Defense against Disease

    Paula Rath

    November, 2014
  145. She Shares Her Love of Ballet

    Catherine E. Toth

    October, 2014
  146. Stunts? “Sounds like fun!”

    Catherine E. Toth

    October, 2014
  147. Too Old for Coaching? Think Again

    Catherine E. Toth

    October, 2014
  148. How to Ask for a Raise

    Mark Brislin

    October, 2014
  149. Changing the World Has a New Birthplace

    Jackie M. Young

    October, 2014
  150. More than just a Bartender

    Catherine E. Toth

    September, 2014
  151. Retiring and Starting Over at the Same Time

    Victoria Wiseman

    September, 2014
  152. How to Earn a Promotion

    Mark Brislin

    September, 2014
  153. Parting Shot: Pumping Gas

    Hawaii Business magazine

    August, 2014
  154. My Job: Weather Anchor

    Catherine E. Toth

    August, 2014
  155. Job-Hunting Advice for Young People

    Alden Alayvilla

    August, 2014
  156. 5 Steps to Networking

    By Pam Chambers, Founder of Pam Chambers Consulting

    July, 2014
  157. Nainoa Thompson and Harry Kim on What it Takes to be a Successful Leader

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2014
  158. China is the Land of Opportunity

    Beverly Creamer

    June, 2014
  159. Parting Shot: Bending Light

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2014
  160. Not Your Parents’ College Degrees

    Tiffany Hill

    April, 2014
  161. Parting Shot: Surf Photographer Zak Noyle

    Hawaii Business magazine

    February, 2014
  162. Wild Days of Tree Trimming are Dying

    Catherine E. Toth

    February, 2014
  163. Talk Story with Ben Godsey, President of ProService Hawaii

    Stacy Yuen

    January, 2014
  164. 5 Steps to Becoming the Master of Your Time

    Nina Cherry

    December, 2013
  165. Talk Story with Paul Kosasa of ABC Stores

    Stacy Yuen

    December, 2013
  166. Talk Story with Tyler Tokioka, Island Insurance

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2013
  167. Parting Shot: Passion for Perfection

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2013
  168. Talk Story with Mary Sellers of Bank of Hawaii

    Stacy Yuen

    October, 2013
  169. Which Ethnic Group Makes the Most Money?

    Stacy Yuen

    October, 2013
  170. Inside Hawaii’s Wage Gap Between Men and Women

    Stacy Yuen

    October, 2013
  171. How Fashion Happens in Hawaii

    Paula Rath

    October, 2013
  172. Winners and Losers in Hawaii’s Job Market

    Ashley Shaffer

    September, 2013
  173. Talk Story with P. Alfred Grace of Polynesian Cultural Center

    Stacy Yuen

    August, 2013
  174. Talk Story with Alicia Moy of Hawaii Gas

    Stacy Yuen

    August, 2013
  175. Are CEOs Worth the Big Bucks?

    Stacy Yuen

    August, 2013
  176. Hunting for Purple Squirrels: Why Your Fantasy Job Applicant Doesn’t Exist

    Paula Bender

    August, 2013
  177. Talk Story with Matt Cox, CEO of Matson

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2013
  178. The Best Advice I Ever Got

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2013
  179. Editor’s Note: Feeling Pride and Pain for Children Away from Home

    Steve Petranik

    June, 2013
  180. Returning Home to Hawaii After Years Abroad

    Lavonne Leong

    June, 2013
  181. Training Pilots for Hawaii’s Future

    Travis Wong

    June, 2013
  182. Parting Shot: Saving Lives on the Neighbor Islands

    Stacy Yuen

    April, 2013
  183. Editor’s Note: Making Your Own Best Place to Work

    Steve Petranik

    April, 2013
  184. Top Employee Perks in Hawaii, Illustrated

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2013
  185. What makes a Best Place to Work?

    Stacy Yuen

    April, 2013
  186. 5 Steps to a successful media interview

    Hawaii Business magazine

    February, 2013
  187. Parting Shot: Whole Ox Deli

    HB - Author

    December, 2012
  188. Professional Addicts

    Matthew Kain

    December, 2012
  189. Dozens of online job boards give job seekers and recruiters plenty of options

    Stacy Yuen

    November, 2012
  190. Parting Shot: HECO

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2012
  191. Talk Story with Kimberly Miyazawa Frank

    Stacy Yuen

    October, 2012
  192. 14 percent: Why are women under represented in the C-suites of corporate America?

    Beverly Creamer

    October, 2012
  193. 5 Steps to a successful business meeting

    Marcie Kagawa

    July, 2012
  194. Talk Story with Kathryn Raethel of Castle Medical Center

    Stacy Yuen

    May, 2012
  195. Career Change

    Stacy Yuen

    May, 2012
  196. Editor’s Note: How thick is your bubble?

    Steve Petranik

    April, 2012
  197. Ask SmallBiz: Recruiting

    JUDY BISHOP, OWNER OF BISHOP AND CO.

    January, 2012
  198. Talk Story with Neil “Dutch” Kuyper of Parker Ranch

    Dennis Hollier

    December, 2011
  199. Ask SmallBiz: Selling a Business

    KEN GILBERT, PRESIDENT, BCR, INC.

    November, 2011
  200. 4 Successful Women’s Roads to the Top

    Beverly Creamer

    October, 2011
  201. Aloha Tower Clock Maintenance

    Hawaii Business magazine

    September, 2011
  202. Developmentally Disabled Can and Want to Work

    Jolyn Okimoto

    September, 2011
  203. Talk Story with Percy Higashi, Roberts Hawaii

    Beverly Creamer

    August, 2011
  204. Don Horner: First Hawaiian Bank CEO, Board of Education Chairman, Single Father

    Shara Enay

    August, 2011
  205. Ex Cons Make Great Employees

    Janel Lubanski

    July, 2011
  206. Launching a Business

    Dennis Hollier

    May, 2011
  207. Parting Shot: Office Views

    Hawaii Business magazine

    May, 2011
  208. Social Media Can Wreck Your Career

    Shara Enay

    May, 2011
  209. Hopes and Dreams– Extended Version

    Steve Petranik

    May, 2011
  210. Hopes & Dreams

    Steve Petranik

    May, 2011
  211. The Hawaii Business 20 for the Next 20

    Beverly Creamer

    March, 2011
  212. Internships are Win-win

    Mark Brislin

    July, 2010
  213. A day in the life of a Best Place to Work

    Jason Ubay

    April, 2010
  214. The Business of Love

    Shara Enay

    February, 2010
  215. Parting Shot: Your Next Mechanic

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2010
  216. Island-Style Dress for Success

    Shara Enay

    July, 2009
  217. Does the Glass Ceiling for Professional Women Still Exist?

    Dr. Virginia S. Hinshaw, Michelle Shin

    July, 2009
  218. Building a New Girls’ Network

    Shara Enay

    July, 2009
  219. Negotiate Your Way to a Better Job (and a better life)

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2009
  220. The Board Shorts Executive

    Mike Markrich

    January, 2008
  221. Honest Harry

    David K. Choo

    November, 2007
  222. Talk Story with Mitch D’Olier

    Cathy S. Cruz-George

    November, 2007
  223. Parting Shot – Downtime

    Hawaii Business magazine

    September, 2007
  224. Talk Story with John Komeij

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2007
  225. Talk Story with Brian Uy

    Jacy L. Youn

    July, 2007
  226. Landing the Job

    Kyle Galdeira

    April, 2007
  227. Stepping Up — without Stepping On Toes

    Jacy L. Youn

    December, 2006
  228. Five executives. Five passionate pastimes

    David K. Choo

    December, 2006
  229. Words of Wisdom

    HB - Author

    November, 2006
  230. Parting Shot:

    HB - Author

    July, 2006
  231. Dog Inc.

    David K. Choo

    June, 2006
  232. Parting Shot: Waikiki

    HB - Author

    March, 2006
  233. Parting Shot

    HB - Author

    January, 2006
  234. Local Life Lessons

    David K. Choo

    January, 2006
  235. Public People, Private Passions

    DAVID K. CHOO, PHOTOS BY RAE HUO

    December, 2005
  236. Local Style For Lo–lo–s

    David K. Choo

    September, 2004
  237. The Lowdown On Layoffs

    Ronna Bolante

    May, 2003
  238. John Kelley

    David K. Choo

    December, 2002
  239. Teddi Anderson

    David K. Choo

    December, 2002
  240. Bill Brooks

    David K. Choo

    December, 2002
  241. Ellen Godbey Carson

    David K. Choo

    December, 2002
  242. Public People, Private Passions

    HB - Author

    December, 2002
  243. Alan Cambra

    David K. Choo

    December, 2002
  244. Matt Gilbertson

    David K. Choo

    December, 2002
  245. Faa Tialino

    David K. Choo

    December, 2002
  246. Donna Smith

    David K. Choo

    December, 2002
  247. Labor of Love

    Linda Dela Cruz

    October, 2002
  248. Not Enough Caring

    Linda Dela Cruz

    October, 2002
  249. Nest Egg

    Ronna Bolante

    October, 2002
  250. Ready, Aim, Hire!

    Cathy S. Cruz

    October, 2002
  251. Equal Opportunities

    Cathy S. Cruz

    July, 2002
  252. Hawaii’s Top Law Firms

    Jacy L. Youn

    June, 2002
  253. Fiscally Fit

    Ronna Bolante

    April, 2002
  254. Workplace Stress

    Cathy S. Cruz

    April, 2002
  255. Private Passion

    David K. Choo

    December, 2001
  256. Flights of Mercy

    Jacy L. Youn

    July, 2001
  257. What Makes Joe Run

    Derek Paiva

    June, 2000