Female Cannabis Entrepreneurs Are Pioneers in Science, Finance and Fashion

Is cannabis yet another rapid growth industry that is essentially a boys’ club? Opinions differ. Some have praised the marijuana industry as a fantastic opportunity for female entrepreneurs. Others report that it’s still unclear how many opportunities women are getting for executive positions, such as this Associated Press article which states: “Cannabis remains a […]

4 Savvy Ways Big Data is Revolutionizing the Cannabis Industry in the US

BY PETE ASMUS | AUG 4, 2018 In our tech-savvy generation data plays a significant role in daily business operations, and the cannabis industry is no exception. Databases supply investors in the cannabis industry with the necessary information they need for effective decision making, which is is critical to how such businesses deal […]

Marijuana Industry Needs More Budtenders — Here’s How To Get The Job

Mike Adams Contributor Apr 10, 2018, 07:40pm As more states legalizing marijuana for medicinal and recreational use, it only stands to reason that the cannabis industry that serves these markets is going to be in hot pursuit of qualified workers to help them capitalize on what is now a $50 billion […]

Sorry, Prohibitionists — Marijuana is Too Big to Fail

BY JON HILTZ ON JULY 27TH, 2018 AT 6:00 PM | UPDATED: JULY 28TH, 2018 AT 10:05 AMCOMMENTARY, INTERNATIONAL During Canada’s debate whether to legalize recreational cannabis, throughout 2016 and 2017 many Conservative naysayers were on a warpath to express their deepest concerns over ending prohibition Conservative MP Marilyn Gladu provided the following fear tactics […]

Cannabis, coworking, and the marijuana-industry land rush

By Patrick Sisson  Jul 24, 2018, 11:04am EDT In Los Angeles, a pair of soon-to-open coworking spaces will offer a twist on the formula popularized by behemoth WeWork and The Wing in New York City. Though they boast whiteboards and shared workspace, host regularly scheduled meet-ups and speaking events, and even offer access to advisers and investment capital, […]

What Cannabis Entrepreneurs Should Know About Tax Section 280E

As a supporter of the decriminalization of marijuana and the benefits the industry will bring, including natural medicines and a larger tax base, the last thing I want to see is new entrepreneurs in the space get snagged for preventable issues. As the cannabis industry has expanded rapidly with legalization […]

They worked at Amazon, Apple and Microsoft, and now they’re working to get you stoned

Workers at Eaze, a marijuana-delivery service based in San Francisco, gather for a “design sprint,” a workplace tactic that comes from Silicon Valley. Director of product design Jeffrey Erickson leads the discussion. Eaze has raised more than $50 million from tech investors. (David Butow/TNS)  Cannabis startups are seeing an influx […]

How THC and Myrcene Interact

For years, the ability of some cannabis strains to render a sedative effect on the user has been explained in the popular media simply as the difference between sativa and indica, and occasionally postulated as being due to the presence of cannabidiol or other cannabinoids. However, evidence is emerging that […]

11 Reasons to Go Digital with your Compliance Records

The cannabis industry moves fast. Licensed business owners and their employees are expected to move even faster when it comes to keeping up with myriad burdensome compliance requirements. The industry itself is one of the most regulated currently in existence. In an effort to keep tabs on cannabis businesses; state, […]