Start Your Own Cannabis Business

Banking

Your Cannabis Company Can Get a Bank Account but Not Easily

Opening an account is challenging but in many states banks are increasingly accepting deposits from of cannabis companies.
Data Analysis

The 3 Data Sets Essential to Establishing Your Cannabis Brand

A lot of people want a foothold in the cannabis business. Knowing the market and your competition is essential.
Cannabis

Massachusetts Is Helping Legal Cannabis Businesses Get Started in Areas Hit Hardest by War on Drugs

The wildly disproportionate drug arrest rates in communities of color have made it harder for minorities to benefit from legal marijuana.
Startup Funding

Nasdaq-Traded Co. CFO Tahira Rehmatullah Shares Advice for Cannabis Startups

Should entrepreneurs fundraise, bootstrap or go the crowdfunding route?
Start Your Own Cannabis Business

Navigating the Top 3 Post-Startup Challenges for Cannabis Businesses

Staying compliant with ever-shifting regulations is a real challenge in the legal marijuana business.
Start Your Own Cannabis Business

5 Characteristics Essential for Success as a Cannabis Entrepreneur

Everyone going into the cannabis business is a pioneer and an evangelist for the industry.
Scaling

How to Scale Your Cannabis Business in 4 Steps

Congratulations, you're past the start-up stage. Here's what you need to do to make sure your business stays in business.
Starting a Business

3 Challenges You're Likely To Face Once You Open for Business

Cannabis startups come with their own unique set of hurdles. Avoid them by following these tips.
Marketing

How To Navigate the Murky Waters of Cannabis Marketing

Getting the word out about your business may be tricky, since many of the traditional marketing and advertising channels aren't yet fully available to the industry. Find out what you can do to spread the word.
Cannabis

Branding Your Business and Crafting Your Story in the Cannabis Industry

Learn the essentials about getting your business ready for its market debut.
Start Your Own Cannabis Business

Is Your Cannabis Business Properly Licensed?

Find out which licenses you need to stay on the right side of the law.
Cannabis

Why Marijuana-Infused Edibles Are a Huge Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

Marijuana masked as something delicious is ideal for the cannabis curious who are reluctant to smoke.
Start Your Own Cannabis Business

How to Finance Your Cannabis Business Without Relying on Friends and Family

Looking to raise cash for your startup? With most banks out of the picture, find out what your realistic financing options are.
Business Plans

Why the Mission Statement and Business Plan for a Cannabis Business Are Unique

Find out what special considerations you must take into account when creating a mission statement and business plan for your cannabis business.