Hawaii Business Magazine - April 2020

No Quick Recovery, Say Hawai‘i’s Business Leaders

BOSS Survey of 404 local executives asks about Hawai‘i’s economic recovery, expected changes within their companies, the challenges of working from home, how they’ve adjusted their personal habits and more. Part III in a five-part series. Hawaii Business Magazine and…

Virtual Interview on COVID-19: Tim Lee, CEO, JL Capital

What has been your company’s latest pivot or innovation? JL Capital has been using various web-based tools such as Zoom and Microsoft Teams to work more collaboratively outside of the office and to track production within our team. What has…

Graduating Into Uncertainty – Part II

This is the second in a series of reports about the challenges facing high school and college seniors in Hawai‘i. Here are brief profiles of four full-time UH Mānoa seniors, each facing different challenges.   Single Mother and Aspiring Teacher…

BOSS Survey of 404 Local Executives Shows Optimism Crushed

Poll conducted March 30 to April 17 reveals pessimism unmatched among Hawai‘i’s business leaders since the depths of the Great Recession. First quarter numbers on revenue, employment and profit hint at second quarter devastation to come. Hawaii Business Magazine and…

Challenges Facing Nonprofits: Mānoa Heritage Center

Virtual Interview: Jessica Welch, Executive Director, Mānoa Heritage Center How has your organization been able to continue its core mission(s)? For those who may not know us, Mānoa Heritage Center is a 3.5-acre living classroom that promotes the understanding of…

What Hawai‘i Residents Think About the Crisis – Part III

A scientific survey of 482 people asks: Did your employer temporarily or permanently cease operations? Were there layoffs, hiring freezes or other changes? Hawaii Business Magazine and the research team at Anthology Marketing Group collaborated on this scientific survey of…