How has Feminism Changed?

How has Feminism Changed?

Feminism can be a very sensitive topic to discuss. As a whole, feminism shouldn't be treated as a singular issue. It's actually a combination of social, political, and ideological features. However, the main objective behind feminism remains the same: equality between all gender identities.Throughout the years, feminism has been able to reach plenty of keystone moments as it works towards reaching…
​Why is Sustainability Important in a Supply Chain?

​Why is Sustainability Important in a Supply Chain?

Why is sustainability important in a supply chain? Prior to tackling this important question, let's review the basic structure of the supply chain in its simplest form:Manufacturer - People or companies that create or supply products for selling.Retailer - Seller of goods or products to the consumer (online shops or physical brick-and-mortar stores).Consumer- Those who buy the end product or servi…
​Why Ethical Fashion isn't a Bigger Deal

​Why Ethical Fashion isn't a Bigger Deal

If there is something we have learned this past year, it’s that just because we have “good intentions,” that doesn’t mean our actions don’t cause harm, and that we don’t have to own up to the harm that they sometimes cause.I am going to stop here and say that this article is going to be a really honest post on my thoughts as someone who works in ethical fashion (and is a consumer as well) on why e…
Entrepreneurship Tips from USA Women's Soccer Team Stars Tobin Heath and Christen Press

Entrepreneurship Tips from USA Women's Soccer Team Stars Tobin Heath and Christen Press

Our Fair Anita team has been finding a lot of value in the Stacy's Rise Project, through 1:1 mentorship with Pepsico staff, peer review with other mission-driven female entrepreneurs, and through the larger group mentorship sessions.  Most recently, we got to meet USA Women's Soccer team stars Tobin Heath and Christen Press. Beyond their undeniable skills on the field, they are tremendous adv…
Mindfulness and Gratitude - Two Ways to Take Care of Yourself in the Chaos of Life

Mindfulness and Gratitude - Two Ways to Take Care of Yourself in the Chaos of Life

Keeping healthy mental health habits is sooooooooo important. Because, let's be honest, life is super stressful sometimes. Hard things spring forth from nearly every aspect of our life --- from home, at work, politics, and everywhere else in between. These troubles cause us to spiral and can create thoughts that lead to excessive worry, stress, and anxiety.Some problems may have simple solut…
Why Fair Trade Matters

Why Fair Trade Matters

Why is fair trade important? Mainly because of its effectiveness of providing safe + sustainable working conditions to people around the globe. As it has come to pass, capitalism --- gaining the most profit for the least expense (often to the detriment of the people who work in factories) --- is unquestionably the most dominant global thought for conducting business. And, when allowed to run unche…