All posts in "Business"
Share

    Medical Marijuana Insurance: Do They Affect Your Worker’s Comp Policies?

    by Jodi Mathy Laws about marijuana (medical and recreational) are different from state to state, making questions about how medical marijuana applies to work comp even more confusing for employers. Business owners need to stay compliant while managing this emerging risk. After a ruling by the New Mexico Court of Appeals regarding coverage of medical […]

    Share

      Cannabis Businesses Could Have Access to Banks in 2019

      Common sense tells us it’s going to be quite the challenge to get new cannabis banking legislation passed in 2019 for most States, regardless of how profitable it is. However, there’s still hope that the cannabis industry could actually see some sort of real fix on the marijuana banking in 2019. How is that so? […]

      Share

        Why California’s Cannabis Industry Struggled in 2018

        California’s cannabis businesses have had to put up with a lot of confusion this year. Due to the state’s cumbersome laws and regulations, cannabis business owners interested in obtaining a license have had to go through a pretty difficult system. This has been a rather unfortunate side effect of legal and nonlegal issues that the […]

        Share

          Do You Have the Right Bus Driver for Your Grow Business?

          by Tom Borg When it comes to running a company, there has been a lot said about making sure you have the “right people” on the “bus”. Let’s take that thought process a couple of steps further and look at an example outside of the cannabis industry. The president and owner of an automotive supplier […]

          Share

            Canada Versus the United States: Vying for Dominance in the Cannabis Market

            As the cannabis craze sweeps across the United States, high-value investors are wondering if Canada might have the United States beat in the coming cannabis race. How could Canada, a country with a smaller population than California, possibly compete with the United States? With progressive, international policies passed by its government, of course. Canadian businesses […]

            Share

              Cannabis Business 101: Everything You Need to Know

              Despite its restrictions at the federal level, the cannabis industry is growing like… well, a weed (sorry); and the steady wave of state-level legalizations of late – be they medicinal or recreational – has got investors from all over the world wondering how to cash in on this tech-savvy, analytic-friendly, and thoroughly booming industry. In […]

              Share

                How to Make Change Work for Your Cannabis Business

                by Tom Borg As the famous folk/rock singer Bob Dylan once said, “the times they are a-changin’.” And changing they are! In the last 50 years, we have witnessed many historic and life-altering worldwide changes that have taken place.  The crumbling of the Berlin Wall, 9/11, a stock market crash and recovery, Google, Amazon, tremendous […]

                Share

                  Your Attitude Towards Your Customers Can Make the Difference

                  by Tom Borg A few months back, a business owner approached me after one of my presentations and complained that he had been in the office supply business for over 20 years, during which time he had never seen it so bad as now. Customers were constantly trying to “nickel and dime him to death” […]

                  Share

                    An Untapped Well of Labor for Cannabusinesses

                    This week marked the launch of the first ever National Expungement Week, where, in cities across the country, Americans are trying to leave their past behind them. According to FBI crime statistics, just last year nearly 1.4 million Americans were arrested for drug possession, and 600,000 of those were for marijuana. Of the remaining drug […]

                    Share

                      Is this Fledgling Marijuana Industry Safe for Investors?

                      In the few years that marijuana has been accepted in the United States, the booming marijuana market has given rise to many successful dispensary, retailer, and cultivation businesses. Some of these businesses are truly flourishing—like MedMen, which at the time of writing has managed to establish nineteen licensed facilities nationwide in New York, Florida, California, […]

                      1 2 3 5
                      Page 1 of 5