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  1. Our Kakaako: Connecting People and Place

    Dena R. Tomlinson, Contributing Editor | Liz Barney & Cheryl Tsutsumi, Contributing Writers

    October, 2017
  2. Duck What? Duck Butt, That’s What.

    by Laurel Dudley | illustration by Joseph Canlas

    October, 2017
  3. LocalKineBiz: Guiding Companies’ Decision- Making

    by Jordan Virtue

    October, 2017
  4. 8 Fat Fat 8

    by Laurel Dudley | photo by Aaron K. Yoshino

    September, 2017
  5. Hawaii On the Hill

    Dennis Hollier, Washington Correspondent

    September, 2017
  6. aio: Small Name, Big Promise

    Noelle Fujii

    August, 2017
  7. Survive and Thrive

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2017
  8. Manage to the Max

    Reg Baker

    July, 2017
  9. LocalKineBiz: Can You Keep a Secret?

    Jackie M. Young

    July, 2017
  10. Leadership Conference 2017 Information

    Hawaii Business magazine

    July, 2017
  11. Putting Soul Into Your Business

    Noelle Fujii

    July, 2017
  12. LocalKineBiz: Family Cycle

    Jackie M. Young

    June, 2017
  13. 6 Family Business Essentials

    Jordan Virtue

    June, 2017
  14. Spreading a Little Aloha on Capitol Hill

    Jordan Virtue

    June, 2017
  15. Family Business Forum Aims To Prepare Businesses For Succession Challenges

    Daniel Ikaika Ito

    June, 2017
  16. Restoring Memories

    Emily Cardinali

    May, 2017
  17. Ask the Expert: How to Get Into an Accelerator

    Omar Sultan, Co-founder and managing partner, Sultan Ventures and XLR8UH

    May, 2017
  18. Survivors

    Brittany Lyte

    April, 2017
  19. LocalKineBiz: Repurposing With Style

    Jackie M. Young

    March, 2017
  20. His Formula for Success: Fail, Fail, Fail, Prevail

    Daniel House

    March, 2017
  21. 20 for the Next 20 2017: Hawaii’s People to Watch

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2017
  22. The Best of Startup Paradise 2017

    Dave Dondoneau

    March, 2017
  23. Kainoa McGee’s Company Named Startup of the Year

    Alexander Deedy

    February, 2017
  24. LocalKineBiz: A Special Lei For You

    Jackie M. Young

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

    Powell Berger

    February, 2017
  26. Myth and Reality

    Steve Petranik

    February, 2017
  27. Local Couple Creates Teas From Own Recipes

    Marie Villa

    February, 2017
  28. LocalKineBiz: Transmitting Aloha Over the Phone

    Jackie M. Young

    January, 2017
  29. Meticulously Whimsical

    Daniel Ikaika Ito

    January, 2017
  30. Game On

    Dave Dondoneau

    January, 2017
  31. Re-Birth on Rice Street

    Brittany Lyte

    January, 2017
  32. LocalKineBiz: Small Place with Big Island Taste

    Jackie M. Young

    December, 2016
  33. East Meets West in Startup Paradise

    Nicole Tam

    December, 2016
  34. ICYMI: What it Takes to Innovate in a Family Business

    Kira Chong Tim

    December, 2016
  35. A Treat for Your Ilio’s Teeth

    Nicole Tam

    November, 2016
  36. LocalKineBiz: Sweet Paradise

    Jackie M. Young

    November, 2016
  37. LocalKineBiz: Wong’s Drapery Shoppe

    Jackie M. Young

    October, 2016
  38. Breaking Up is Hard to Do (In Love & Business)

    Ilima Loomis

    September, 2016
  39. 5 Steps to Building an Effective Vision Board

    Alan Akina

    August, 2016
  40. Made in Hawaii

    Lianne Yu

    August, 2016
  41. Budding Industry

    Tiffany Hill

    August, 2016
  42. Interactive Software for Better Learning

    Meghan Miner Murray

    July, 2016
  43. Still Rolling Along after 105 Years

    Jackie M. Young

    July, 2016
  44. Japan is a Large Growth Market for Hawaii Entrepreneurs

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2016
  45. Super Eats

    Jackie M. Young

    June, 2016
  46. Daughters Rule

    Beverly Creamer

    June, 2016
  47. Ask the Expert: Speaking Everyone’s Language

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2016
  48. What you missed at the 2016 Small Business Awards Luncheon

    Denise Yuki

    May, 2016
  49. Back to the Hill

    Noelle Fujii

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

    Jackie M. Young

    May, 2016
  51. 2016 Small Business Editor’s Choice Awards

    Hawaii Business magazine

    May, 2016
  52. Best of Small Business – SBA Awards 2016

    Hawaii Business magazine

    May, 2016
  53. Increase Your Profits by Doing These 5 Things with Data

    Denise Yuki

    April, 2016
  54. Nothing Ugly Here

    Jackie M. Young

    April, 2016
  55. Third Wave

    Scott Cooney

    April, 2016
  56. Hawaii: Headquarters of the Future

    Lavonne Leong

    April, 2016
  57. LocalKineBiz: “Magic” + Science = Fun

    Jackie M. Young

    March, 2016
  58. 20 FOR THE NEXT 20 2016

    Hawaii Busines magazine

    March, 2016
  59. Your Friendly Neighborhood Drugstore

    Jackie M. Young

    February, 2016
  60. 100 Years Young

    LiAnne Yu

    February, 2016
  61. Early Innovators

    Treena Shapiro

    February, 2016
  62. All Work and No Job

    Lavonne Leong

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

    Braelyn Wood

    February, 2016
  64. The End of Tipping?

    Martha Cheng

    January, 2016
  65. In Love With Trees

    Jackie M. Young

    January, 2016
  66. Love, Honor and Collaborate

    Jackie M. Young

    January, 2016
  67. Fashion Forward

    Jen Tadaki Catanzariti

    January, 2016
  68. Think and Act Globally, Attend and Learn Locally

    Steve Petranik

    January, 2016
  69. The Tour Starts Here

    Treena Shapiro

    December, 2015
  70. LocalKineBiz: Healthier Meat for Molokai and Beyond

    Jackie M. Young

    December, 2015
  71. Bikini Barons

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    December, 2015
  72. Man at the Center

    Hawaii Business magazine

    December, 2015
  73. Off The Grid

    Dennis Hollier

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

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    December, 2015
  75. Inside the Mind of an Entrepreneur

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    November, 2015
  76. Staying Power

    Noelle Fujii

    November, 2015
  77. Global Dealmakers

    Ilima Loomis

    November, 2015
  78. Ocean-Friendly Bioplastics Made from Industrial Waste

    Ilima Loomis

    November, 2015
  79. Carving is in his Bones

    Jackie M. Young

    November, 2015
  80. Forever Changed

    LiAnne Yu

    November, 2015
  81. The Art of Creating Tofu

    Jackie M. Young

    October, 2015
  82. 5 Steps to Career Success on the Neighbor Islands

    Hawaii Business magazine

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

    Catherine Toth Fox

    October, 2015
  84. Out-Of-The-Way

    Braelyn Wood

    October, 2015
  85. Much More Than The Local Toyota Dealer

    Tiffany Hill

    October, 2015
  86. L&L Brings Hawaii to the World

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    October, 2015
  87. Women Helping Women

    Andrea Lee

    October, 2015
  88. Gecko’s: Serving Comics Fans for 28 Years

    Jackie M. Young

    September, 2015
  89. Restaurant Road

    Braelyn Wood

    September, 2015
  90. Local and Naked

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

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

    Catherine Toth Fox

    September, 2015
  92. Gold Diggers

    Ilima Loomis

    September, 2015
  93. Broken: Stuck in Permit Purgatory

    Dennis Hollier

    September, 2015
  94. Buy Local

    Catherine Toth Fox

    August, 2015
  95. LocalKineBiz: Pae Thai

    Jackie M. Young

    August, 2015
  96. Innovation: Good FIT for Chinese Students

    Victoria Wiseman

    August, 2015
  97. An Epic Match

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    August, 2015
  98. Good Neighbors: Gregory Kim

    LiAnne Yu

    August, 2015
  99. Yes, Locally Owned Has a Future

    Lavonne Leong

    August, 2015
  100. Travelin’ Music

    Jackie M. Young

    August, 2015
  101. What’s It Worth: Organizer Helps You De-Clutter

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    July, 2015
  102. LocalKineBiz: Island Sign Service

    Jackie M. Young

    July, 2015
  103. Parting Shot: Old School Grooming

    Hawaii Business magazine

    July, 2015
  104. Farm to Table, and Back to the Farm

    Catherine Toth Fox

    June, 2015
  105. Dream Meets Reality

    Noelle Fujii

    June, 2015
  106. Talk Story: Omar and Tarik Sultan

    Beverly Creamer

    June, 2015
  107. What’s it Worth? Building Elaborate Sand Sculptures

    BRANDI-ANN UYEMURA

    June, 2015
  108. Getting a Tow, Uber-style

    Victoria Wiseman

    March, 2015
  109. Native Niche

    Ilima Loomis

    January, 2015
  110. The Value of Heeia

    Alia Pan

    January, 2015
  111. Alive and Doing Well

    Aja Hannah

    December, 2014
  112. Starving for New Experiences?

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    November, 2014
  113. His Business is Ruff

    Ilima Loomis

    November, 2014
  114. Brewed and Bottled in Hawaii

    Tiffany Hill

    November, 2014
  115. Sun Noodle’s Ever Expanding Universe

    Martha Cheng

    November, 2014
  116. Can Hawaii Feed Itself?

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2014
  117. Created in Hawaii, Made for the World

    Aja Hannah

    November, 2014
  118. Still Crazy After All These Years

    Brandi-Ann Uyemura

    November, 2014
  119. She Shares Her Love of Ballet

    Catherine E. Toth

    October, 2014
  120. Maui Favorite Going Global

    Lehia Apana

    October, 2014
  121. Amazon Queen

    Ilima Loomis

    October, 2014
  122. East meets West in Startup Paradise

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2014
  123. Kelley family and Outrigger Timeline

    September, 2014
  124. Hawaii is the World’s Shrimp-Breeding Capital

    Jim Wyban

    September, 2014
  125. Some Hawaii Shrimp Companies

    Jim Wyban

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

    Victoria Wiseman

    September, 2014
  127. Translating Development into Hawaiian

    Dennis Hollier

    September, 2014
  128. Nominate Exceptional People and Companies

    Gina Gelber

    September, 2014
  129. Familiar Name Back in the Funeral Business

    Lee Ann Bowman

    August, 2014
  130. Chefzone Provides Help for Busy Restauranteurs

    Paula Bender

    August, 2014
  131. Good planning and a mission statement can help guide your family business

    Lee Ann Bowman

    July, 2014
  132. Clothing designer and maker Luis Diaz offers a local alternative to offshore manufacturing

    Katherine Kamaemae Smith

    July, 2014
  133. Dustin Shindo: The story behind what happened at Hoku and his new venture in healthcare IT

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2014
  134. Creativity in Their Business

    Paula Rath

    June, 2014
  135. Letters to the Editor

    Hawaii Business magazine

    June, 2014
  136. China is the Land of Opportunity

    Beverly Creamer

    June, 2014
  137. SBA Award Winners 2014

    Hawaii Business magazine

    May, 2014
  138. Million-Dollar Business Runs Out of Kahuku High

    Noelle Fujii

    April, 2014
  139. Ecofriendly Wrapping Paper

    Lehia Apana

    April, 2014
  140. Hawaii-Born Pill: The Next Wonder Drug?

    Dennis Hollier

    March, 2014
  141. Entrepreneurs Inspired by the Ocean

    Catherine E. Toth

    February, 2014
  142. Ask the Expert: Franchising on the Mainland

    MARK DUDA, PRINCIPAL WITH REVOLUSUN

    January, 2014
  143. Helping Family Businesses

    Lee Ann Bowman

    January, 2014
  144. Local Businesses Succeed Through Crowdfunding

    Tiffany Hill

    January, 2014
  145. Hawaii is Business Heaven, Not Hell

    Gina Gelber

    December, 2013
  146. Taking Risks: Aloha Edition

    Lavonne Leong

    December, 2013
  147. Tealet: Startup in a Cup

    Ashley Shaffer

    November, 2013
  148. Innovation: Rent Out Your Driveway with StallShare

    Jolyn Okimoto

    October, 2013
  149. How Fashion Happens in Hawaii

    Paula Rath

    October, 2013
  150. Building Bridges to China

    Dennis Hollier

    October, 2013
  151. Inside Hawaii’s Music Business

    Lynn Cook

    September, 2013
  152. Parting Shot: The Music Begins Here

    Hawaii Business magazine

    August, 2013
  153. The Rise of Kau Coffee

    John Stick

    July, 2013
  154. Eccentric Businesses at the Blaisdell Hotel

    Pavel Stankov

    July, 2013
  155. Lessons Learned: Business Philanthropy

    Lehia Apana

    June, 2013
  156. 5 Steps to Starting an eCommerce Business

    Jolyn Okimoto

    May, 2013
  157. Lessons Learned: Launching a New Product

    Beverly Creamer

    May, 2013
  158. Starting a Business After Age 50

    Lee Ann Bowman

    May, 2013
  159. Hawaii’s Latinos Defy Stereotypes

    Pavel Stankov

    May, 2013
  160. Entrepreneurs After Age 50

    Lee Ann Bowman

    April, 2013
  161. Taste Table Offers a New Menu Every Day

    Catherine E. Toth

    April, 2013
  162. New Big 5 May Be Emerging in Hawaii

    Cheryl Ernst

    April, 2013
  163. Celebrities get down to business on Maui

    Lehia Apana

    April, 2013
  164. Hawaii Business’ SmallBiz 2013 Editor’s Choice Awards

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2013
  165. Hawaii’s Best Small Businesses 2013

    Hawaii Business magazine

    March, 2013
  166. 20 for the Next 20: People to Watch 2013

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2013
  167. Pop-up Restaurants and Stores: Great Places to Start a Business

    Lee Ann Bowman

    January, 2013
  168. Talk Story with Bill Spencer

    Stacy Yuen

    January, 2013
  169. 5 Steps to Writing a Business Plan

    Hawaii Business magazine

    December, 2012
  170. Startup Weekend Honolulu condenses entrepreneurship into 54 hours

    Hawaii Business magazine

    November, 2012
  171. Lessons Learned: Finding Partners

    Jolyn Okimoto

    October, 2012
  172. How much does it cost to start up a business?

    Catherine E. Toth

    September, 2012
  173. Editor’s Note: Hawaii needs more people with entrepreneurial courage

    Steve Petranik

    September, 2012
  174. Finding Franchise Heaven and Avoiding Franchise Hell

    Marcie Kagawa

    August, 2012
  175. Buying a Family Business

    Catherine E. Toth

    July, 2012
  176. Lessons Learned: Starting Anew

    Jolyn Okimoto

    June, 2012
  177. Women Veterans Launch Businesses

    Marcie Kagawa

    June, 2012
  178. Behind the Scenes at Eden In Love’s Online Launch

    Beverly Creamer

    June, 2012
  179. Small Local Companies Versus Mainland-Based Giants

    Catherine E. Toth

    May, 2012
  180. Rookies Start Their First Restaurants

    Catherine E. Toth

    April, 2012
  181. 2012 SmallBiz Success Awards

    Hawaii Business magazine

    February, 2012
  182. Lessons Learned: Overseas Lessons

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2012
  183. Hawaii’s Vertically Integrated Small Businesses

    Jennifer Meyers

    January, 2012
  184. Hawaii’s Buy and Sell Entrepreneurs

    Shara Enay

    January, 2012
  185. Lessons Learned: Start up Lessons

    Shara Enay

    December, 2011
  186. Finding Your Way into the Food Business

    Shara Enay

    December, 2011
  187. Ukulele Boom Generates Global Sales for Hawaii Companies

    Beverly Creamer

    November, 2011
  188. Lessons Learned: Expanding in the Pacific

    Jerry Burris

    October, 2011
  189. Mobile Entrepreneurs Meet Clients at the Coffice

    Beverly Creamer

    August, 2011
  190. The Hawaii Market For Buying And Selling Small Businesses Is Back

    Harold Nedo

    June, 2011
  191. Blending Old and New Marketing

    Harold Nedo

    May, 2011
  192. Sorrow & Anxiety

    Jolyn Okimoto

    May, 2011
  193. Launching a Business Group

    Beverly Creamer

    April, 2011
  194. Owned and Operated by Our Employees

    Greg Wiles

    April, 2011
  195. Expansion Lessons

    Janel Lubanski

    March, 2011
  196. Business Experts Offer Good Advice to Wine the Experience

    Shara Enay

    March, 2011
  197. Talk Story with Don Murphy

    Beverly Creamer

    March, 2011
  198. Olives: Hawaii’s Latest Farming Gamble

    Jill Engledow

    March, 2011
  199. 2011 SmallBiz Success Awards

    Hawaii Business magazine

    February, 2011
  200. Operating a Lunch Wagon in Honolulu Not As Easy As It Looks

    Catherine E. Toth

    January, 2011
  201. Talk Story – Barry Taniguchi

    Shara Enay

    November, 2010
  202. Exporting Lessons

    Shara Enay

    September, 2010
  203. Your Business Grows Here

    Beverly Creamer

    June, 2010
  204. Loving Liliha

    Beverly Creamer

    April, 2010
  205. Competition Lessons

    Beverly Creamer

    February, 2010
  206. 2010 Smallbiz Success Awards

    BEVERLY CREAMER AND GAIL MIYASAKI

    February, 2010
  207. Yogurt Wars

    Shara Enay

    January, 2010
  208. 10 Strategies for Doing Business in China

    HB - Author

    April, 2009
  209. The Board Shorts Executive

    Mike Markrich

    January, 2008
  210. The Story of Big Mike

    Scott Radway

    May, 2007
  211. The Invention Machine

    Scott Radway

    April, 2007
  212. Startup ChipIn Restarts

    Jacy L. Youn

    February, 2007
  213. Fits and Startups

    Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2006
  214. Home Grown

    Jacy L. Youn

    June, 2006
  215. The Evolution of ChipIn

    Jacy L. Youn

    April, 2006
  216. Anatomy of a Startup

    Jacy L. Youn

    March, 2006
  217. Stringing It Together

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    February, 2005
  218. A Whopper Of A Tale

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    August, 2004
  219. Start Spreading The News

    David K. Choo

    July, 2004
  220. A Winning Combination

    Kelli Abe-Trifonovich

    June, 2004
  221. Precious & Few

    Jacy L. Youn

    June, 2004
  222. Floral Family

    Gail Miyasaki

    April, 2004
  223. Letting the Sun Shine In

    David K. Choo

    January, 2004
  224. Venture Without Capital

    Cathy S. Cruz

    January, 2004
  225. Celebrating 20 Years of Top 250

    Jacy L. Youn and Ronna Bolante

    May, 2003
  226. (Still) Open For Business

    Ronna Bolante

    November, 2002
  227. Floral Frenzy

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2002
  228. 7 Samurai

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    August, 2002
  229. Neighbor Islands

    Ronna Bolante

    August, 2002
  230. Hot Off the Grill

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    August, 2002
  231. The Greenhouse Part 2

    Jacy L. Youn

    May, 2002
  232. The Greenhouse

    Jacy L. Youn

    May, 2002
  233. Heaven Sent

    Cathy S. Cruz

    October, 2001