71 Archived posts matching:"cannabis”

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    How Leaf411 Is Changing the Cannabis Industry One Phone Call at a Time

    Cannabis is an exciting albeit challenging industry. Federal prohibition and deeply rooted stigmas mean it’s often misunderstood. This is especially true when it comes to the medicinal, healing properties of cannabis. Enter Leaf411 — a one-of-a-kind service offering cannabis education, resources, and insights, one phone call at a time. Pioneered by Katherine Golden, whose personal […]

    • HerbForce
    • March 20, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
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    Cannabis Business Sales to Soar in 2022

    The beginning of every year presents an opportunity to look ahead. What will 2022 look like for the cannabis industry? After experiencing record-breaking growth during the last few years, even amid a pandemic, sales of cannabis show no signs of slowing down, especially as more states move to legalize it. We checked in with ForceBrands’ […]

    • HerbForce
    • January 19, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
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    mg Magazine Releases List of Top 50 Cannabis Employers

    No one will deny 2020 was challenging. A deadly pandemic led to stay-at-home orders and business closures, which boosted some industries and decimated others. Mass layoffs, eviction moratoriums, and supply-chain disruptions strained the economy, and social and political unrest fractured communities. Most jurisdictions declared cannabis commerce “essential” early in the crisis, saving jobs and likely […]

    • HerbForce
    • December 12, 2021
    • mg Magazine
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    Inside ForceBrands’ 2021 Cannabis Salary Report

    Legalization and innovation are perhaps the two best words to define the booming cannabis sector. With the legal cannabis market projected to reach $43 billion by 2025, opportunities abound. As more states enter the fray and new companies emerge, talent is on the move. So how do companies attract and retain top talent in today’s […]

    • HerbForce
    • September 29, 2021
    • Rebecca Fryer
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    How Successful Cannabis Executives Promote Positivity During Remote Work

    The cannabis industry is associated with providing wellness and compassion. But some of those dispensing that compassion have more work on their plates than ever before. While there is a real risk of burnout for employees in the cannabis space, there are some things companies can do to help alleviate work stress — even as we continue […]

    • HerbForce
    • August 19, 2021
    • mg Magazine
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    4 Top Rated Pet CBD Brands

    Pet CBD is booming. CBD is a massive, emerging market, especially in the United States. In 2020, sales of CBD products in the U.S. alone generated $4.6 billion and sales are forecasted to grow nearly four-fold by 2026 to $16 billion. For those who do not know, CBD is derived from cannabis and is a […]

    • Insights
    • June 30, 2021
    • ForceBrands
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    ForceForward: The Essential Business of Cannabis with Grassroots Lisa Hurwitz

    ForceForward is a video interview series from ForceBrands that highlights what businesses and teams look like tomorrow.   One of the more positive business narratives to emerge amid the COVID-19 pandemic has been the fact that the government has deemed cannabis businesses essential, further legitimizing cannabis as a powerful CPG player. We caught up with Lisa […]

    • HerbForce
    • May 19, 2020
    • Rebecca Fryer
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    NACB Advances Women’s Leadership Trend in Cannabis Industry

    With organizational restructuring at the National Association of Cannabis Businesses (NACB), women executives now hold six of the seven leadership roles. The NACB is advancing its mission to shape cannabis into a safe, responsible, and ethical industry by creating national standards for packaging and labeling, lab testing and product integrity, advertising, security, and other cannabis […]

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    Report Reveals the State of the 2020 Cannabis Job Market

    The cannabis industry was one of the fastest-growing job markets in 2018. So how is 2020 shaping up? And could it be an indicator of what’s ahead for the legal marijuana sector? According to Leafly’s annual Cannabis Jobs Report, rumors of the cannabis boom losing momentum in 2019 may only be the result of growing […]

    • HerbForce
    • February 10, 2020
    • Rebecca Fryer
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    4 Midwest Cannabis Companies Gaining Traction After Illinois Legalizes Marijuana

    In December 2019, the state of Illinois passed a 600-page bill legalizing the sale and consumption of recreational cannabis for adults over the age of 21. While the bill contained plenty of fine print (including a “no deliveries” clause and strict hours for dispensaries), that hasn’t seemed to deter excited consumers from lining up as early […]

    • Company Culture
    • January 9, 2020
    • Madison Troyer