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Latest Cannabis Industry News & Blogs

CBD Skincare & Beauty With Casey Georgeson

On this week’s Aim Higher podcast episode, Liesl Bernard, founder and CEO of CannabizTeam, chats with Casey Georgeson, founder and CEO of Saint Jane Beauty. Saint Jane Beauty is a clean, award-winning CBD skincare line. The 100% clean beauty collection aims to heal...

Codie Sanchez Talks Cannabis Investing And More

In episode 2 of the Aim Higher podcast, host Liesl Bernard, founder and CEO of CannabizTeam, chats with Codie Sanchez. Codie is an investor, speaker, and partner at Entourage Effect Capital. Without a doubt, she is one of the most prominent figures in the cannabis...

Cannabis Podcasting & Journalism With Jonathan Small

We are excited to announce the very first episode of CannabizTeam’s Aim Higher podcast. Host Liesl Bernard, founder and CEO of CannabizTeam, will chat with the most courageous, funny, and inspirational entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry. In the first episode,...

CannabizTeam Announces Official Partnership With Last Prisoner Project

CannabizTeam, the world’s premier executive search and staffing agency exclusively focused on the legal cannabis industry, announced its official partnership with the Last Prisoner Project (LPP). LPP is a nonprofit organization striving to reverse the injustice...

5 Best Entry-Level Cannabis Jobs

Rewind the clock to about ten years ago. In 2010, not many thought the cannabis industry would be considered essential or flourish the way it has. Although it’s still in its infancy, the industry continues to show promise and seems to have planted itself firmly in our...

5 Organizations Fighting for Social Equity in Cannabis

The importance of social equity is clear, yet our execution of the concept as a nation has been unacceptable. But, we’re all trying every day to be better individuals, so we can be better teams, and hopefully evolve to become a better nation. When it comes to social...

6 Tips for Choosing the Best Cannabis Consultant

In the past few years, the need for cannabis consultants has grown, as the industry continues to expand. And it's no surprise since cannabis advisors can help take your business to greater heights. However, not all cannabis consultants are created equally.  The gamut...

How to Dress for a Job Interview in the Cannabis Industry

What you wear is an expression of your character, especially in a professional setting. The attire you choose to wear at a job interview is a preview of who you are. Before a hiring manager hears you speak a word in person, they observe how you dress. To make a...

How Temporary Jobs Can Help Your Cannabis Career

Although you may have your heart set on a full-time cannabis job, you may still have to work on making your resume attractive enough for cannabis hiring managers to consider. Making the transition into the cannabis industry isn’t always easy. While it's possible to be...

Cannabis Industry Innovation: 5 Ways to Boost Creativity

It takes more than confidence and persistence to stay on top of the cannabis industry. Creativity plays a big factor in ensuring a cannabis company has a competitive advantage. Therefore, it’s pivotal to exercise your cognitive flexibility, so you don’t lose it.  From...

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San Diego Pride Week: LGBTQ Events

San Diego Pride Week: LGBTQ Events

When it comes to inclusion, the cannabis industry needs to improve like everyone else. However, we believe the cannabis industry should set an example for inclusivity. After all, the cannabis plant is symbolic of connecting with others, advocacy, and social change....

Top 10 Traits of Successful Cannabis Executives

Top 10 Traits of Successful Cannabis Executives

Effective leadership in the young cannabis industry is the difference between sustained success and struggling to keep up. Being a cannabis executive is an arduous job reserved for those who are willing to work for their team and the company’s well-being. To be a...

How to Ace a Cannabis Job Interview

How to Ace a Cannabis Job Interview

The excellent cannabis resume you've written prompted a phone screening and now you have a cannabis job interview scheduled. So, it's time to prepare yourself for the hot seat. However, keep in mind that the cannabis industry is unlike any other before it. Therefore,...

Cannabis Executive Search vs. Contingent Recruiters

Cannabis Executive Search vs. Contingent Recruiters

No matter what the challenge may be, the cannabis industry seems to find a way to prevail. The future is looking bright, as the essential industry is predicted to grow at a rate of 250% from 2018-2028. However, a talented and creative workforce is still necessary to...

5 Ways to Motivate Employees in the Cannabis Industry

5 Ways to Motivate Employees in the Cannabis Industry

In any industry, relationships matter, and perhaps there’s no relationship more important than the one between a company’s leader and their employees. Every single day each one of your employees makes a choice to show up and work diligently to keep your cannabis...

Support the Last Prisoner Project

Support the Last Prisoner Project

As we push forward and keep our foot on the pedal as a nation to fight racial injustice, we want to look at other ways we can help. This week, we’d like to place the spotlight on the Last Prisoner Project. The nonprofit organization was founded by Steve DeAngelo, who...

The Black Lives Matter Movement

The Black Lives Matter Movement

Dear CannabizTeam Community, After a few days of reflection, we wanted to speak on the tragedy we all witnessed concerning George Floyd and the ongoing issues of unequal justice and police brutality.   CannabizTeam and CannabizTemp stand with the black...

Cannabis Job Candidate: 7 Personality Traits to Look For

Cannabis Job Candidate: 7 Personality Traits to Look For

Choosing the best candidates for your cannabis company involves more than just reviewing resumes and asking standard interview questions. If you’re a hiring manager looking for top-tier employees, you’ll need to review the personality traits of an ideal cannabis job...

Top 12 Behavioral Interview Questions in Cannabis

Top 12 Behavioral Interview Questions in Cannabis

The interview questions that allow hiring managers to dive deeper into how you perform are behavior-based. Behavioral interview questions in cannabis help employers analyze how you react to certain situations in the work environment. They want to make sure you have...

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