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  • pet food brands

    5 Premium Pet Food Companies Raising the Bar

    In 2018, global pet food sales reached $91 billion, a 31 percent growth since 2013. Compared to other CPG categories like packaged food (which grew 23 percent over the same time period), pet food growth is strong. This could partially be attributed to the fact that more American families own pets than ever before (68 […]

    • Company Culture
    • August 21, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • Ugly Drinks

    4 Beverage Companies for a Cause

    In 2016, Fortune conducted a poll and found that millennials, more than Gen Xers and Baby Boomers, cared whether or not a company gave back to charitable causes. Nearly two-thirds of the millennials surveyed said that when it came to choosing a company to work for, they were more likely to want to work for […]

  • cannabis education

    These Are the Schools Offering a Higher Education in Cannabis

    The Wall Street Journal recently reported that the cannabis industry added 50,000 new jobs to the American economy last year, making it one of the fastest-growing industries in the country. As such, cannabis has finally warranted a place in higher education with courses that are tailored specifically for those interested in pursuing a career in the marijuana sector. […]

    • Career Advice
    • August 13, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • 5 Cannabis Brands with Unique Vegan Edibles

    The cannabis industry is growing at a blistering rate. But not every sector of the market is created equal. Edibles, for example, have long been gaining in popularity. It’s estimated that by 2022, consumers in the U.S. and Canada will spend $4.1 billion on CBD- and THC-laced treats. The high demand for potent, delicious, and […]

    • Company Culture
    • August 7, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • best resume

    This Is the Perfect Résumé, According to Harvard Career Experts

    Acing an interview is the most critical step in landing that new dream job, but the reality is, even the most qualified candidates won’t be invited to interview without first submitting a standout résumé. For most of us, writing a résumé that summarizes years of experience and achievements onto a single page feels like an […]

    • Career Advice
    • August 6, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • women in cannabis

    Civilized Releases List Highlighting 24 Most Influential Women in Cannabis

    In March, The Green Fund estimated that the cannabis industry was worth $150 billion. Its rapid growth can likely be attributed to a large number of female trailblazers who are paving the way across multiple sectors, from entrepreneurship to politics. Unlike other more well-established industries that are historically male-dominated, cannabis offers the opportunity for women to […]

    • Company Culture
    • August 1, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • best interview questions

    3 Questions Hiring Managers Want Job Seekers to Answer

    When it comes to landing that perfect new job, nailing the interview is often the most critical step for any job seeker. According to experts, only 2 percent of candidates for any given position land an interview. Those interviews, in turn, only last an average of 40 minutes, giving candidates very little time to make […]

    • Career Advice
    • July 30, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • pet friendly offices

    5 Rare Employee Perks and the Companies That Offer Them

    ForceBrands’ 2019 Talent Market Report found that employee benefits were one of the best, most effective ways for companies to attract and retain top talent in the incredibly competitive CPG industry. While some companies are offering more traditional benefits like 401(k) matching programs (45 percent of CPG companies offer this plan to their employees) and […]

    • Company Culture
    • July 24, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • paid sabbatical

    5 Food, Beverage, and Beauty Companies That Offer Paid Sabbaticals

    ForceBrands’ 2019 Talent Market Report found that companies looking to attract and retain top talent should look to their benefits and compensations packages to remain competitive. When it comes to employee benefits, younger generations like millennials and Gen Zers favor work-life balance, flexibility, and unique perks — among them are paid sabbaticals. And like unlimited vacation, […]

    • BeautyForce
    • July 17, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • distributors

    Launch Your Career in Beverage at These 4 Top Distributors

    Recent industry reports indicate that consumption of alcoholic beverages has slowed, largely attributed to the increased preference among consumers for more health-conscious lifestyles. And while this might seem like bad news for the industry, consumers aren’t willing to give up beer, wine, or spirits completely. Instead, they’re seeking out higher-quality, premium options instead. For example, […]