April 20, 2014, 1 Comment

An open vacation policy. Frisbee on the beach. Bowling outings. Volunteer days. Time to develop personal goals. And, oh yeah.  $500 a year to spend on professional development. No, this [...]


Fair Trade Movement Celebrates 25 Years

March 3, 2014, No comments

It’s been several months since I’ve written anything about the fair trade movement, but that’s not because things aren’t happe ...

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Doing Business in Afghanistan the B Corp Way

February 19, 2014, No comments

Based in Afghanistan, Roshan is changing the world’s outlook on the country, changing the nation’s reputation from ‘post-conflict&# ...


Faith Guides Bostonians to Conscious Consumption

February 19, 2014, No comments

Spend joyfully. Spend justly. Spend less. Give more. These bold statements are the four, key precepts taught by The Boston Faith and Justice Network ( ...

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    The True Cost of Fast Fashion
    January 27, 2014, No comments

    In the middle of a conversation with film director Andrew Morgan, you suddenly find yourself standing on your feet, completely ready to radically change your lifestyle and consider the consequences [...]

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    FLO, Fair Trade USA, and Starbucks: A Critique
    April 24, 2012, No comments

    Part 2 of a multi-series post  The majority of consumers who consider themselves “ethical shoppers” are most likely to be familiar with the term, “fair trade.” An ethical consumer is [...]