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After Service, These Veterans Are Finding New Careers—in Cannabis

In a warehouse outside Downtown Los Angeles, a group of military veterans are cultivating a new set of skills and transforming their careers.

Is Drug Testing Negatively Impacting America’s Workforce?

Many companies in legal states still require pre-hire drug testing and regular screenings throughout employment. Does this policy adversely impact the United States workforce?

How to Turn a College Degree Into a Cannabis Industry Career

If you’re a recent college graduate, how do you go about finding a job in the cannabis industry, and what does it mean to work in the field?

California Bill Aims to Protect Seasonal Cannabis Workers. Will It Help?

Emerald Triangle farmers doubt the law’s efficacy on isolated farms, where reports of rape and human trafficking emerged last year.

Cannabis Florists Can Make the Bud Bouquet of Your Dreams

Wedding season is just around the corner, so we talk with a canna-florist to see how you can incorporate cannabis into your big day.

Colorado Releases First-of-Its-Kind Guide to Cannabis Worker Rights, Safety

One important takeaway: Yes, even cannabis producers are expected to comply with federal Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) regulations.

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring a Budtender

If you're a cannabis business owner, hiring the right staff can be the key to your success in the marijuana industry. Here are five common mistakes to avoid when hiring staff for your business.

Biannual Colorado Cannabis Career Summit and Product Showcase

Inside a nondescript industrial warehouse outside Downtown Los Angeles, nestled among a sea of other nondescript warehouses, Army veteran Steven Passmore is hard at work.…

How to Find a Job in the Cannabis Industry

There are more than 122,000 jobs in the cannabis industry. Employers are creating more every day. Want one? Take these steps.

Five Real People With Real Cannabis Jobs

The federal government says cannabis jobs don't exist. So we thought we'd introduce you to five people, and jobs, and confirm their existence.

How Many Jobs Depend on Legal Cannabis? We Did the Math

Legalization supports more than 122,000 full time jobs in 29 states and Washington, DC.

Why Does the Federal Government Claims Zero Cannabis Jobs Exist?

Legal cannabis is grown, processed and sold by tens of thousands of people every day. So why won't the feds count those jobs?

Willie Nelson’s Cannabis Company Is Now Hiring

The country music legend and longtime cannabis advocate is looking to hire five new employees for his fledgling brand, Willie’s Reserve.

Coincidence? 5 of 6 Hottest Housing Markets Are in Cannabis-Legal States

Cannabis legality isn’t often considered a factor driving in-state migration. But maybe it should be.

The Shake: Cannabaristas, Helping the Homeless, and CBD Oil Massages

All eyes are on U.S. cannabis policy in advance of a special United Nations summit, Israeli companies are drawing American investments, and a man is rewarded for being punched repeatedly in the face.

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