Category Archives: Human Resources

H&P’s Kierkiewicz Appointed to HI Island Development Board

Ashley Kierkiewicz, Account Executive at Hastings & Pleadwell, has taken a seat on the Hawaii Island Economic Development Board (HIEDB). HIEDB is a non-profit corporation that partners with federal, state, county and private resources to support balanced private sector growth … Continue reading

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H&P welcomes Colleen McLelland and Dawn Hunt to the team

  E komo mai, Colleen! As an account coordinator in the Hilo office, Colleen works on varied aspects of projects and accounts with an emphasis in writing, design and production as they relate to overall communication strategy. She has extensive … Continue reading

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Aloha, Society for Human Resource Management Hawaii: New Media & the Workplace

By Barbra Pleadwell & Stella Edralin (Saberfort) Mahalo SHRM Hawaii, for hosting us today and asking us to present “Effective Use of New Media in the Workplace, Avoiding Social Media Fiascos.” When we present on this topic, it forces us … Continue reading

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Small Business Steps Up for PBN’s Book of Lists

Small businesses looking to step up their profile in this challenged economic climate will find that marketing opportunities are quite affordable. This is especially the case when it comes to sponsorship packages. Malia Denis made contact with a longtime Pacific … Continue reading

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