Resources

Resources

Videos for H4R Bootcamp

Hawaii Highlights

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Silicon Valley entrepreneur mentors UH COVID-19 economic recovery program

The University of Hawaiʻi invites motivated Hawaiʻi entrepreneurs…

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User Research: It’s easier to design for someone you love

Last Tuesday, a couple members of the Purple Maiʻa team and I attended a Zoom conversation with Auntie Puanani…

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MVP vs. MLP Mentality

Last week’s Manaful Insight was about how using love more in your user research process might improve the insights you gain…

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How to Get Startup Paradise to the Next Level

Hawaiʻi’s startup community creates and nurtures plenty of early stage innovative…

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Virtual venture competition awards UH startups

The UH Venture Competition, hosted by the Shidler College of Business Pacific…

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Plant ʻulu,
save the planet

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa graduate student Kālisi Mausio is going full…

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Partnership with Sustainable Molokai to deliver PPE

Last month in June 2020, EF Hawaii partnered with PōMahina Designs to deliver 40 custom-made PōMahina…

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Hands on, HI Joe!

“HI Joe!” is about coffee, said Danita Martinez, a shopper at the Kauai Community Market Saturday at Kauai Community College.…

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KCC students shine in entrepreneur contest

Kauai Community College students did well in the nationwide “Entrepreneurship Challenge…

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UH Ventures Accelerator announces companies in spring 2020 cohort

The UH Ventures Accelerator, powered by the Pacific Asian Center for…

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More than $30k awarded to kickstart student-led businesses

Twenty two students from eight teams jump-started their innovative ideas…

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A new product wins at the Shidler Business Plan Competition

Everett Amundson, one of the winners of the UH Business School business plan…

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Really Fresh Fish from ReelFresh

Lauren and Spencer are winners in the Shidler Business School business plan competition. They are going to give us…

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Pono Potions

Get your taste buds ready, because things are about to get sweet! Mikey Monis talks with founder of local syrup company, Pono Potions, to learn more about how…

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Hundreds turn to UH Hilo student’s website during online learning transition

A web platform co-founded by a student at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo is…

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Hawaii startups plan for upcoming cohorts

Much like other sectors in business, COVID-19 is having an impact on local startups as they gear up and plan for…

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$40,000 total awarded to three UH student startups

Through the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship, three University of Hawai‘i startup companies were…

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UH Manoa student wins $2K for inventing a helmet that calls 9-1-1

A University of Hawaii at Manoa computer science student won $2,000…

Blog Posts

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Hacking for Recovery

We’re holding a series of 5-day online classes at Stanford where teams will learn how to develop…

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The Promise of Lean Experimentation

The work of innovation can be slow and cumbersome—particularly in the social…

Rising out of the Crisis: Where to Find New Markets..

The pandemic has upended the business models of most startups and existing…

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The Virus Survival Strategy For Your Startup

“Winter is coming.” This is the one blog post that I hope I’m completely…

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Action Today for CFO's

Jeff Epstein is on the board of Shutterstock, Twilio, Kaiser Permanente, and was…

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How to Keep Your Company Alive - Observe, Orient...

What cashflow-negative companies must do to survive. We’re in uncharted…

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Customer Discovery In the Time of the Covid-19 Virus

With in-person classes canceled, we’re about to start our online versions…

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What's Missing From Zoom Reminds Us What It Means To Be Human

Over the last month billions of people…

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In A Crisis - An Opportunity For A More Meaningful Life

Sheltering in place during the Covid-19 pandemic, my coffees with current…

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Seven Steps To Small Business Recovery

The world is a different place than it was 90 days ago. Countries traded saving…

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The COVID-19 Virus Is Not Politically Correct

The Covid-19 virus is not politically correct. It discriminates against…

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Tina Seelig: How constraint unleashes creativity

An expert in entrepreneurship explains why often a lack of resources is…

Videos

Fireside Chat with Steve Blank

The Lean LaunchPad: 2 Minutes to See Why