Tag Archives: Fair Trade

Opinion: This Labor Day, Consider the Global Cost of Labor

One of the deadliest industrial disasters in the USA took place in 1911. It killed 146 workers. One hundred and two years later, a building collapse in Bangladesh caused almost 10 times that number of deaths. Why haven’t lessons been … Continue reading

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A Special Discount for my Followers

You may have seen my posts about my “day job” as a Compassionate Entrepreneur/Partner with fair trade business, Trades of Hope. Today, Trades of Hope announced that we now partner with artisan groups in SEVENTEEN countries! That means women in … Continue reading

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Global Spotlight: Virginia from Kenya, and the Trade Bracelet

(This is one in a series about fair trade artisans around the world. They are all employed by groups partnering with Trades of Hope, with which I’m a Compassionate Entrepreneur. The text in these entries are the words of Trades … Continue reading

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Global Spotlight: Meet Margaret from Uganda

(This is one in a series about fair trade artisans around the world. They are all employed by groups partnering with Trades of Hope, with which I’m a Compassionate Entrepreneur. The text in these entries are the words of Trades … Continue reading

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Global Spotlight: Meet Mae from Asia

(This is the first in a series about fair trade artisans around the world. They are all employed by groups partnering with Trades of Hope, with which I’m a Compassionate Entrepreneur. The text in these entries are the words of … Continue reading

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Global Spotlight: Meet Aoi from Thailand

(This is one entry in a series about fair trade artisans around the world. They are all employed by groups partnering with Trades of Hope, with which I’m a Compassionate Entrepreneur. The text in these entries are the words of … Continue reading

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Global Spotlight: Meet Nathalie from Haiti

(This is one entry in a series about fair trade artisans around the world. They are all employed by groups partnering with Trades of Hope, with which I’m a Compassionate Entrepreneur. The text in these entries are the words of … Continue reading

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Global Spotlight: Meet Alia from Jordan

(This is one entry in a series about fair trade artisans around the world. They are all employed by groups partnering with Trades of Hope, with which I’m a Compassionate Entrepreneur. The text in these entries are the words of … Continue reading

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Global Spotlight: Meet Alice from Kenya

(This is the first in a series about fair trade artisans around the world. They are all employed by groups partnering with Trades of Hope, with which I’m a Compassionate Entrepreneur. The text in these entries are the words of … Continue reading

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I Am a World Changer!

That’s a bold statement, right? But it’s true. In my own way, I am changing the world with every thought, word, and action. You’re a world changer too. It occurs to me that I’ve not shared anything about my job … Continue reading

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