THE CANNABIS LIFE

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Cannabis Delivery Drivers Wanted!!

Jobs in cannabis for individuals with a clean driving record are in high-demand, and cannabis delivery drivers are wanted in almost every state where either medical or recreational cannabis is legal. Medical and recreational cannabis is on the rise, and dispensaries need individuals who can deliver the products to the customers. photo/Istock/JJFarquitectos

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Michigan Becomes The Next State To Legalize Marijuana

The midterm elections of 2018 are over and it was a big night for the cannabis community. Marijuana initiatives were on the ballot in many states, and several pro-legalization lawmakers were elected to office. One of the big victories for legalization is in Michigan, where voters approved the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act.

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Las Vegas Based Cannabis Entrepreneur Speaking at a "Sold Out" MJ Biz Conference and Expo

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It’s Time To Focus On Children Who Need Medical Cannabis

In New Mexico, there is currently a battle being waged. Fronted by two mothers, Lindsey Sledge and Tisha Brick, whose children had to be taken off school grounds to take their medical marijuana, they are pushing for state legislators to change laws to allow their children and others to be allowed to take them on grounds. Photo/istock/keeweeboy

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Cannabis Industry Bring More Jobs To Oregon Than Tech Industry

Over the past several years, many reports and projections predicted that jobs in the cannabis industry would outnumber those in the tech industry in the state of Oregon. A year later, we can see that those projections were indeed true. photo/istock/Catalin205

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The Democratic Party Cannot Afford To Be Gun Shy About Legalization

We like to think of the democratic party as the ones who will save the country from the archaic, foolish anti marijuana laws that have long plagued our country, but closer inspection shows this might not be the case.

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Is Marijuana Tourism The Next Big Thing In The United States?

For a long time, there seemed to be very limited tourist destinations where weed smoking was a selling point. That has started to change in the wake of legalization in the U.S., as several states have or are planning to have marijuana-themed tourist attractions and activities. Photo/istock/eldadcarin

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Is This Cannabis Product A Viable Tool To Fight Sleep Deprivation?

American adults are known for turning in long working hours, taking lots of overtime, and using little vacation time compared with other first world countries. Now, a company named Zzz Natural is aiming to be the first cannabis-based company to combat sleep disorder. photo/istock/fizkes

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Cannabis-Themed Social Events Are Rising In Popularity In Legal States

Smoking alone is all well and good, but it is best enjoyed as a shared experience. To that end, house parties and other social events centered around cannabis have been crafted by many of our entrepreneurial minded members for us to enjoy. photo/istock/rez-art

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Marijuana Legalization Front And Center For Midterm Elections

The midterm elections are just over a week away and marijuana is a prominent issue in many states. photo/istock/Tzogia Kappatou

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The First Steps Of Breaking Into The Marijuana Industry Part 1

 With the tide of legalization sweeping the country, the marijuana industry is one of the hottest prospects for young adults, career-changing business people, and entrepreneurs. Passion is great for any career, but before one can apply that passion they need to understand the landscape they’re getting into and have a plan

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Breaking Into The Cannabis Industry Part 2 - Location And Entry Level Budtending

Do a search for cannabis industry jobs on any job website and you’ll see a plethora of positions available. Because the industry is new and prospering, employers cast a wide net hoping to fill these entry level positions. This means there is real opportunity for people from a vast array of previous careers who can utilize their skill set in the industry. Photo/Istock/fizkes

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Cannabis Declassification Continues To Spread Around The World - This Time In Britain

When Canada become the first industrialized nation to legalize marijuana last month, economists everywhere predicted a quickening of decriminalization across the western world. It didn’t take long for that prediction to come true, as Great Britain is now allowing doctors to prescribe medical cannabis to patients in need. photo/istock/Rex_Wholster

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What Cannabis Industry Jobs Can You Get With Your Skill Set?

As the cannabis industry continues to thrive, the market of cannabis products diversifies. There are dozens upon dozens of cannabis products available, and the American entrepreneurial spirit ensures that innovation will add more in the coming years. photo/istock/HighGradeRoots

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Former NFL Player Tiki Barber Rushes Into The Cannabis Industry

 NFL fans remember Tiki Barber, who played ten seasons with the New York Giants and retired in 2007 as the team’s all time rushing and receiving leader. His latest business endeavor is taking him to new highs, as he and partner Kevin Shin announced the formation of Grove Group Management, which will focus on helping businesses navigate the waters of the legal cannabis industry photo/istock/takoburito

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Marijuana Legalization Day In Canada Is Finally Here

One of the most important events in the history of cannabis culture is here - the day a major Western nation grants full legalization at the federal level to marijuana. As of October 17th, Canada has officially become the 2nd country in the world to legalize marijuana, and the effects of this historic event will be felt all around the world. Photo/istock/AlexLMX

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Weedcraft Inc. Could Be The Game The Cannabis Community Has Been Waiting For

There’s a lot of overlap between the cannabis community and the gaming community. Chances are that cannabis enthusiasts you know play video games at least casually. Now, game developer Devolver Digital has released a trailer for their upcoming tycoon-sim offshoot about starting and growing your own cannabis business appropriately titled Weedcraft Inc.

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South Africa Supreme Court Legalizes Marijuana Smoking In Private Homes

A major victory has been scored in the legalization movement in South Africa this week, as the nation’s top court legalized cannabis consumption in private residences, upholding a lower court ruling that decided it was “unconstitutional and therefore invalid” to criminalize it. photo/istock/PromesaArtStudio

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Entry Level Jobs in Cannabis

Right now, the cannabis initiative is gaining some legal ground on almost every level across states that are not fully legal. With that in mind, entry-level jobs in cannabis at cultivation centers are in demand, and it’s the perfect time to get a good paying job. Photo/Istock/golubovy

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Missouri Approves Medical Marijuana

Voters in the Midwest state of Missouri have approved Amendment 2 - a constitutional amendment that legalized medical marijuana - and a host of provisions within this past Tuesday, bringing the total number of states with some form of legalization to 32.

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Pro-Cannabis Candidates Ran In The Midterm Elections

 We recently covered the 4 states with cannabis initiatives on the ballot for the midterms - Michigan, North Dakota, Utah, and Missouri - but not the candidates who could shape the status of cannabis. Today, we’ll take a closer look at 4 of the pro-marijuana candidates, 2 from those states and 2 from others, who ran on election day.

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How Should A Typical Dispensary Look? No One Is Sure

As the ‘green wave’ sweeps over the country and barriers to a legal cannabis market continue to crumble, the marijuana industry is faced with a problem - how should these stores look? This might not seem like a big deal at first glance, but the viability of the industry relies partly on its aesthetics. photo/Isotock/RUBEN RAMOS

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Canada May Have Legalized, But Border Control Still Strict

By now we’ve all heard the news about Canada legalizing pot for medical and recreational use, but a warning should be issued to those thinking it will be easy to take a trip up north to score some. Northern border control has not changed and will actually be somewhat tougher in the wake of Canada’s legalization. photo/istock/sequential5

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World Health Organization Set To Meet On International Status Of Cannabis

Right now, marijuana is restricted by the WHO at the highest level, just like it is here in the States. However, with the recent wave of marijuana reforms sweeping western nations, including full legalization by Canada, the WHO may be track to declassify it and lift the current restrictions. photo/istock/mseidelch

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How Canada’s Legalization Can Predict How The U.S. Would Regulate Legal Marijuana

 On October 17th, Canada will be the first industrialized nation to fully legalize marijuana sales and use for its citizens. While the federal governments and state rights differ plenty between the two neighbors, there are enough similarities that Canada’s blueprint could be used in the U.S. to a degree. There are a lot of components to look at - what products are available, how the government will regulate it, and distribution across state lines- to name a few. Photo/istock/The-Vagabond