Hawaii Business Magazine - August 2022 July 13, 2022 Joelle Cabasa FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin Hawai‘i’s Top 250 Companies 2022: List Now Available OnlineRevenue figures reflect a year when tourists returned, real estate prices soared and people went shopping again. AccesSurf Helps Everyone with Disabilities Enjoy the OceanAccesSurf’s Ann Yoshida, left, a training specialist and the only adaptive athlete inducted into the Hawaii Waterman Hall of Fame, and AccessSurf Executive Director Cara Short helped run the 2022 Hawai‘i Adaptive Surfi ng Championships in June. It was the… Disasters Can Shut Down a Business for Months. How Would You Pay for it?Business interruption insurance covers lost income and expenses from fires, flooding and cyberattacks. How to Plan for Business Growth When the Future Is Uncertain6 strategies to move past survival mode and start thinking long term. Kūpuna Care, One Volunteer at a TimeMaui nonprofit Nā Hoaloha helps keep seniors healthy and independent, making it easier to age in place well. Improving Hawaii's HealthFocusing on vulnerable and underserved populations, Kaiser Permanente provides support to many nonprofit organizations to uplift the community’s overall health and well-being. You Don’t Need 4 Wheels to Go ElectricFor short trips, e-bikes and scooters, Onewheels and even electric unicycles are fuel efficient, easy to park and lots of fun. The Neighborhood's HeartbeatThe health and vitality of the land as well as the well-being of the lāhui are the focus of Kamehameha Schools' commercial endeavors. Hawaiʻi’s Top 250 Company Profiles 2022Learn more about some of the Top 250 companies that made this year's list — each a leader in its field. It’s Gotten Both Worse and Better for Struggling Working FamiliesThe good news is that seventeen Hawai‘i nonprofits are helping working families become more financially stable, find affordable housing, and get involved in policy. How to Help Employees Cope with Distressing NewsEffective leaders encourage people to express feelings and steer them to help when needed. Oceanit’s Newest Innovation: Tiny Bits of Gold in Skin Care ProductsThe local tech company is partnering with a South Korean firm to bring its nanogold process to market. Hawai‘i’s Best Paid Athlete is DeForest Buckner, at $16 MillionHere’s what 28 football and baseball stars with local ties earn in 2022, including Tua Tagovailoa, Kolten Wong, Isaac Suemalo and Isiah Kiner-Falefa. Here’s What Residents Say about Tourism, the Minimum Wage, Remote Work, Personal Finances and MoreBOSS Survey and 808 Poll asked 396 Hawai‘i business leaders and 444 members of the public to share their thoughts on pressing issues. What You Can Learn from the Top 250 ListThe annual list offers quick facts about companies and nonprofits, and the big picture about Hawai‘i’s ever-shifting economy. We Surveyed 64 Retailers About Their Challenges and SuccessesBOSS Survey shows retail companies are optimistic despite escalating worries about rent, online competition and finding workers. We Asked 396 Business Leaders: Is the Local Economy Hot or Cold?BOSS Survey shows revenue was up, but profits and optimism about Hawai‘i’s business climate have slipped. We Asked 396 Business Leaders: Is Your Company Flourishing or Surviving?BOSS Survey shows more companies are doing well despite hiring problems and a sharp rise in vendor prices.