Our Ho‘ohana for May; Ho‘omau and Be Strong

What do all these words have in common?

  • Persistence
  • Resolve
  • Determination
  • Confidence
  • Tenacity
  • Grit
  • Resilience
  • Constancy
  • Endurance
  • Perseverance
  • Willpower
  • Focus
  • Drive

They describe Ho‘omau, our value for the month of May. To Ho‘omau is to reach deep inside yourself and grab hold of the stuff you’re truly made of.

To read more, click in to www.ManagingWithAloha.com for the month’s Ho‘ohana essay: Our Ho‘ohana for May: Ho‘omau and Be Strong


  1. says

    Ho‘omau and Be Strong.
    A powerful and strong phrase/word and your associations are also enlightening.
    13 words and 31 days in May.
    I hope to hear something on each of these words in May Rosa.
    Carry on caring and be Strong!
    David Zinger

  2. says

    Ho‘omau, Kaona, and Confidence

    Let’s tackle that fourth bullet point on my list of Ho‘omau words: Confidence. Not from the standpoint of you having it, but of you giving it to others. Reg Adkins was kind enough to blog about our Ho‘ohana on the