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Christina O’Connor
Entrepreneurs // Problem Solved For Active Music Lovers
When Li-Michael Swan got his first iPod in 2007, he loved being able to take it to the gym and listen to music while he...

David S. Chang
Thinking Smart // Why You Need A Financial Plan, Part 1
Many people think that a financial plan is only for people with money. Studies show, however, that a comprehensive financial plan benefits everyone, regardless of...

MidWeek Staff
Roundtable // 50 Years Of Stewardship
By Mike Hartley President, Hawaiiana Management Company Ltd. What creates a company’s long-term success? Fifty is a great milestone, showing the ability to weather economic...

Jaimie Kim
Movers // Business Leaders on the Move in Hawaii – 10/22/14
Rod Saunders has been promoted to vice president of Servco Pacific. He also was appointed to vice president of Servco Subaru, a wholly owned subsidiary...

Christina O’Connor
Entrepreneurs // Bringing App Ideas To Life
Brother and sister Ryan and Katra Cuskaden are family law attorneys at Everett Cuskaden & Associates (“It’s family doing family law,” Katra explains), while longtime...

David S. Chang
Thinking Smart // How To Pick SMART Stocks, Part 4
In this series, we have covered how to pick SMART stocks using different types of screening criteria. You can go to artofsmart-stocks.com for an overview...

Jaimie Kim
Movers // Business Leaders on the Move in Hawaii – 10/15/14
Jeffrey M. Kissel has been hired as executive director of Hawaii Health Connector. He will direct the organization’s efforts to bring high-quality, affordable health care...

Christina O’Connor
Entrepreneurs // Hospitality Expert Turns Consultant
After working in the hospitality industry for more than 20 years, Dante Camara wants to share his knowledge and experiences ― which stretch from local...

David S. Chang
Thinking Smart // How To Pick SMART Stocks, Part 3
In this series, we have covered how to invest in SMART stocks. There are two main ways to analyze a stock: fundamental analysis and technical...

MidWeek Staff
Roundtable // Manufacturing Locally
By Kent Untermann President & CEO of The Art Source Inc. dba Plus Interiors Think manufacturing and you probably don’t think of Hawaii, but you...

Jaimie Kim
Movers // Business Leaders on the Move in Hawaii – 10/8/14
Adam Waite has been named Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort’s director of beverage. He is responsible for daily operations related to beverage offerings at...

Christina O’Connor
Entrepreneurs // Helping Kids (And Parents) With Chores
As an aerospace engineer, Maria D’Orazio worked for years designing structural parts for aircrafts and spacecrafts. More recently, she has been applying her skills to...

David S. Chang
Thinking Smart // How to Pick SMART Stocks, Part 2
Last week we covered the first part on how to select stocks to invest in if it is right for you. You can go to...

Jaimie Kim
Movers // Business Leaders on the Move in Hawaii – 10/1/14
Brooke Tadena has been named executive banquet chef at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort. He will manage all facets of the resort’s banquet dining...

MidWeek Staff
Roundtable // The Place For Beautiful Weddings
By Kumiko Okimoto Owner of Masako Formals Masako Formals has been dressing Hawaii’s most beautiful brides since 1977. In nearly four decades, the bridal gallery...

Christina O’Connor
Entrepreneurs // A Tranquil Getaway From Daily Stress
When Eiko Kim and her daughter Akiko Chun moved to the Islands after spending Chun’s youth in Japan and Korea, they noticed that Hawaii spas...

David S. Chang
Thinking Smart // How To Pick SMART Stocks, Part 1
Long-term investing offers some of the best opportunities to grow wealth, fight inflation, increase personal freedom and help ensure a comfortable future for ourselves and...

MidWeek Staff
Roundtable // Shopping For New Skills
By Sheri Sakamoto President of Retail Merchants of Hawaii In July 2013, I joined Retail Merchants of Hawaii as president, and in the year since,...

Jaimie Kim
Movers // Business Leaders on the Move in Hawaii – 9/24/14
Lee Moriwaki has been promoted to senior vice president, and loan and deposit operations division manager with Central Pacific Bank. He will manage the Loan...

David S. Chang
Thinking Smart // Money from Social Security, Part 4
The past several weeks I have covered some Social Security claiming strategies. I have received quite a few questions and have posted the answers online....

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