Addiction is a complex phenomenon. It’s made up of both a physical addiction component and a psychological addiction component. Marijuana is addictive, but it has a different profile than many addictive drugs. It has a low degree of physical withdrawal symptoms, but a higher level of psychological ones. It tends to be less addictive than… Read more »
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The Cannabis Cup is for the marijuana industry what the Academy Awards are for film. This is where the biggest, boldest, baddest strains come out to strut their stuff, bedecked in all their trichomerous finery. This is also a place where budtenders and those looking for budtender jobs look to learn what are the best… Read more »
If you’re interested in medical marijuana or recreational marijuana jobs, chances are good that you’ve heard the acronym “THC,” but you may not know what it is. THC is short for tetrahydrocannabinol, an organic molecule found in marijuana that is responsible for its psychoactive properties.
If you are looking for a job in the marijuana industry, it’s important to understand that the industry is divided into two sectors that are related but different in terms of their emphasis and tone. You can understand the legal difference by reading here. What we’re focusing on now is the different style of the… Read more »
According to at least one company’s estimates, we could see as many as 200,000 marijuana industry jobs created in 2015. But what jobs will those be, and who can capitalize on this amazing growth in the industry.
A budtender is a relatively new marijuana job that has grown significantly in the number of positions available. It’s a low-level, customer-facing position, but one that comes with a great deal of responsibility and with an opportunity for certain personalities to really show their worth.
There are two different ways that states are legalizing marijuana, both of which offer great opportunities for marijuana businesses to grow. Medical marijuana has been used by many states as a first step that then leads to wider acceptance of the recreational use of marijuana. Based on the success of both of these types of… Read more »
The difference between recreational and medicinal marijuana is not in the bud itself, it’s just in the laws that govern it and the way it’s used.
What’s a hot job? Is it the sexiness, desirability of the position? Or is it demand or growth potential? We think it’s a little of both, so, with that in mind, here are the 7 hottest jobs in the marijuana industry.
If you are considering a career in cannabis such as one of the common marijuana job positions we fill, there are a number of questions you have to ask yourself. Here are a few starters.