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King Kamehameha Day

Better Business Bureau is fortunate to serve a region steered by strong cultural influences. Businesses we accredit reflect communities with unique histories and traditions, and those backgrounds ultimately define the overall spirit of BBB. We are proud to share stories that educate and emphasize who we represent. The following is an article written by our friends at Kamehameha Schools that we were granted permission to republish to help spread awareness of the history and evolution of Kamehameha Day.  Each June, Hawai‘i pays tribute to Kamehameha School's namesake, the fearless leader who unified the Hawaiian islands. The first observance of Kamehameha Day took place on June 11, 1872. Lot Kapuāiwa (Kamehameha V) instituted the holiday, which is meant to be a day to honor his grandfather, Kamehameha I.

Searching for Soft Skills: 3 Key Strategies to Help Your Business Hire with Success

The importance of “soft skills” is being emphasized by employers across a wide range of industries. As workforces become increasingly more remote, it has to be.

Hot Topics: 3 Tips for Keeping Office Conversations Civil

Emotions associated with hot topics have likely infiltrated your social interactions at some point. They may have spilled into your workplace, too.

Can a book club boost your business’s DEI strategy? Use these 5 tips to get on the right page.

If your organization is passionate about promoting equality or maybe even volunteering at local refugee learning centers, then run with those initiatives.  

Casting a wider net during the COVID-19 remote workforce era – dare we say revolution?

These unprecedented times provide HR departments and hiring committees the flexibility to hire unconventionally and cast a wider net – with a higher likelihood they’ll be presented with a more diverse talent pool.

Leveraging Diversity, Equality and Inclusion for Business Impact

Leveraging Diversity, Equality and Inclusion for Business Impact

Facing a Crossroad: COVID-19 and Racial Injustice

Facing a Crossroad: COVID-19 and Racial Injustice

Keys to Diversity

Keys to Diversity

Actions, Education and Accountability

Actions, Education and Accountability

Legos to Legacy

Legos to Legacy