ZipRecruiter CEO Says Cannabis Is Fastest Growing Job Category

The head of a leading firm that connects businesses with job seekers says that employment in the legal marijuana industry is growing faster than any other field. “You know what the fastest-growing job category in the United States is?” ZipRecruiter.com co-founder and CEO Ian Siegel asked. “Marijuana.” And he should know. His company calls itself […]

This Marijuana Stock Is Booming Past The Rest

In case you haven’t noticed, marijuana stocks are growing like a weed. A majority of those with a market cap of at least $200 million have had their share price double or triple over the trailing year as optimism surrounding legal weed grows. Rapidly rising sales figures have certainly played […]

D.C.’s Cannabis Industry Continues to Operate in Grey Zone

While public support for marijuana grows across the country, ambiguity surrounding marijuana laws in Washington, D.C., has provided an opportunity for online distributors. But it has also put consumers in a tricky spot. The District’s recreational marijuana law, a voter-approved ballot initiative passed in 2014, legalized the possession, cultivation and gifting of […]

Why Does the Industry Favor Cannabis over Marijuana?

Pot. Weed. Mary Jane. Ganja. There are many names for the plant recently legalized in Nevada for recreational use. But not all words are created equal and some industry reps are using the term cannabis instead of marijuana because of its historical context. Let’s turn to our contributor Brook Bentley […]

Native American Tribes Looking to Join the Marijuana Industry Tax Free – Cannabis Business Executive

With medical marijuana legal in most states and recreational marijuana in a growing number, there is still much talk about taxing the profits. Some fear that the industry will be taxed to death, and that the continuing federal tax problems of section 280E of the tax code, the industry faces […]

Medical Marijuana Industry Thriving in New Mexico – Cannabis Business Executive

New Mexico’s medical cannabis industry has grown into a powerful magnet for money and customers. Customers, sales revenue and dispensaries have exploded the past year with a total of more than 40,000 people now signed up to purchase medical marijuana. Since Jan. 1, some 8,000 New Mexicans obtained a state-issued […]