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How To Engage Remote Employees In The Age Of Social Distancing

How do you keep employees focused and engaged from a distance?

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Cannabusiness

Cannabis Doing It's Best To Make a Terrible Year Just A Little Better

Sales keep skyrocketing, setting records in states, and leading to projections of $15 billion in total sales nationwide by the end of 2020.
Entrepreneurs

"The Industry Still Isn't There:" Rob McPherson, Scourge of Cannabis LinkedIn

"The first area that has the opportunity to develop some stickiness with their value proposition target, who is the shopper, will be the retailer," says Rob McPherson.
CBD

NFL Hall-Of-Famer Brett Favre Joins The CBD Industry

"We couldn't think of anyone better to work with to mirror the ethos and mission of Green Eagle than Brett Favre, a tough guy who represents passion, endurance and perseverance,"  Green Eagle CEO and founder Joseph Smadja said.
Podcast

Meet Portland's New Cannabis Czar Dasheeda Dawson

On the Green Entrepreneur Podcast, Dawson talks about what's going on in Portland's cannabis scene.

News & Trends

Cannabusiness

Cannabis Doing It's Best To Make a Terrible Year Just A Little Better

Sales keep skyrocketing, setting records in states, and leading to projections of $15 billion in total sales nationwide by the end of 2020.
Podcast

Meet Portland's New Cannabis Czar Dasheeda Dawson

On the Green Entrepreneur Podcast, Dawson talks about what's going on in Portland's cannabis scene.
Legal Issues

What You Need To Know About Changes To California's Prop 65

Cannabis companies will be affected. Here's how to protect your liability.

Starting a Business

'Stay The Course' - Q&A With Griff Conti On Hemp, CBD Retail Success

"We wanted to activate the community on a very local level and bring everyone together at a time when many of us felt anxious, stressed, and even lonely," says store owner Griff Conti.

The Secret To Standing Out On The Shelves

How cannabis brand Kikoko markets their tea with a feminine touch.

What It Takes To Be A Successful, Humble Entrepreneur - Review of Weedonomics 101

The latest 'Entrepreneur's Guidebook to the Cannabis Industry' delights with an unexpected level of mindfulness.

You Don't Have To Raise Funds To Make It Big In The Cannabis Industry

Carving your own path to success will take time. However, bootstrapping instead of raising capital from investors has massive advantages in today's cannabis marketplace.

Growth Strategies

10 Podcasts You Should Listen To If You Work In Cannabis

The silver lining of 2020? Plenty of time to listen to all of your favorite cannabis industry podcasts.

5 Ways Cannabis Leaders Profit From Public Relations

Tell your brand's story the way you intended from the moment you created it.

Barriers Prevent The Cannabis Industry From Being Inclusive

Minority business leaders say there are significant barriers in critical institutions that keep many from becoming significant players in the space. 

Weed's Big Tech Wish List

Amid the pandemic, one expert said the industry needs a robust online presence. At the moment, fewer people see cannabis billboards and companies can't set up booths at conferences and events.

cannabis industry

Weighing The Risks And Rewards Of The Current Cannabis Investment Landscape

Some companies' need for capital could turn into a boon for investors in the cannabis space.

An 'Inconvenient Truth' About Indoor Growing

"You can't kind of engineer your way out of this," Evan Mills said. "There's an alternative, which is growing it outside."

Congress Offers Forgiveness Of Past Cannabis Use In The Military

"Smoking pot just once shouldn't prevent a patriotic American from fighting for our country. We need to exercise common sense when it comes to our marijuana policies," U.S. Representative Ruben Gallego said.

Here Are The Top 5 Cannabis and CBD Subscription Boxes

The cannabis world, on your doorstep. Get to know the best subscription boxes for CBD and cannabis consumers.
By Javier Hasse
From retailers to growers, producers, and suppliers, there’s a seemingly never-ending list of startup opportunities in this emerging market. In Start Your Own Cannabis Business, marijuana, biotech, and entrepreneurship reporter Javier Hasse introduces forward-thinking entrepreneurs like you to the industry and shares hard-earned tips and success stories from pioneers and visionaries in the marijuana industry.
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Jonathan Small

Jonathan Small

Editor in Chief of Green Entrepreneur
Javier Hasse

Javier Hasse

Cannabis, CBD, hemp and psychedelics reporter.