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What’s New

More U.S. States Legalize Cannabis Use

Cannabis’ Long-Awaited Tipping Point The movement to legalize cannabis consumption continued Election Day as voters in five (5) states approved new laws allowing medical and recreational cannabis use. In Arizona, Montana, and New Jersey – where medicinal use is already permitted – voters approved recreational use. Tuesday’s election was a historic victory for cannabis legalization

Cannabis Waste Compliance & Management

Cannabis Industry Waste (aka “Trash”) Management The disposal of cannabis requires both the employee and a witness to dispose of the product – a process derived from medical practices for disposing of unused, post-operational anesthesia narcotics. Procedures and documentation will define what constitutes complete and timely documentation of any and all cannabis waste. An individual

West Virginia Emerges Medical Cannabis Industry

Newly Minted West Virginia Medical Cannabis Industry. Senate Bill 386, signed into law on April 19, 2017, by Governor Jim Justice, created the Medical Cannabis Act that allows for cannabis to be used for certified medical use by a West Virginia resident with a medical condition.

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Public Health, Office of Medical Cannabis is committed to a goal for patients with a qualifying medical condition being able to procure quality-tested medical cannabis in the state of West Virginia. Smokable medical cannabis flowers, edibles, and home cultivation are illegal in West Virginia. The program allows for pills, oils, gels, creams, ointments, tinctures, liquid, and non-whole plant forms for administration through vaporization. Patients and caregivers can only access medical cannabis products through a licensed dispensary and with a medical physician’s certification.

Cannabis Medical Education Scientific Literature Review

Evaluating Medical Cannabis Research Studies People are looking for trusted guidance around medical cannabis and there are lots of other websites producing great news and other fun content around this amazing plant… but nobody was really taking you by the hand and walking you step-by-step through how YOU can learn in this ever-expanding and always

“Netflix of Cannabis Training” (or YouTube?)

Appealing Cannabis Training Analogy, But Flawed… What comes to mind when you hear the name “Netflix“? Orange Is The New Black… the Wonder Years… your favorite casual pair of nighttime sweatpants…? While we love binge-watching our favorite TV shows as much as the next guy, we associate Netflix with something else: crazy-good content that accelerates your personal entertainment

Scalable Cannabis Industry Training Process

How To Plan Your Strategic Training Process Quarterly training is an essential but at times confusing process. Here’s how the scalable cannabis industry training works… we all know how important training is to set the stage, scale a cannabis business, keep your sanity, and prevent a TON of confusion for your team members. No doubt,

Scalable Cannabis Jobs Hiring Process

Step-By-Step Guide Adding New Team Members What’s the hiring process at your cannabis company? Do you carefully plan out your personnel needs a minimum of 90 days in advance, execute a rigorous (but fair) multi-step recruitment, interview, and offer process… all while maintaining a consistent bench of diverse and qualified candidates for future positions? Or is

Step-by-Step Guide to Exiting a Team Member

How To Fire Someone With Fairness & Dignity Firing someone is never easy… firing someone you like, who is trying really hard is one of the most difficult things you will ever do as a leader in the cannabis industry. And while we can’t remove all the emotion and all the pain from the process,

Unlock Your Work’s Cannabis Training Budget

Required Cannabis Industry Professional Development   [ATTENTION] If you are a… Manager/Team Leader… Face It… Many Times, You’re Stuck & Need Some Assistance Cannabis Industry Worker… Unlock Your Company’s Professional Development Budget Working at a company in the cannabis industry is hard! The constant change makes it even harder. That’s where we come in… we