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Chart: Cannabis employment in the U.S. increases 34 percent in 2019

Chart: Cannabis employment in the U.S. increases 34 percent in 2019

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 21, 2019

The cannabis industry is creating an ever-growing list of jobs and if the findings published in the most recent edition of the 2019 Marijuana Business Factbook are anything to go by, there could be more cannabis-related roles available in the United States by the end of the year than military and flight atte...

Demand soars 76 percent for cannabis jobs, which pay 11 percent more than median U.S. salary

Demand soars 76 percent for cannabis jobs, which pay 11 percent more than median U.S. salary

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 23, 2019

Looking for a cannabis job? Then you're in luck, because cannabis job postings climbed 76 percent between December 2017 and December 2018. In fact, according to Glassdoor, 1,512 roles were posted on the job listing website in December of last year alone. This is a major increase from 2017 when the figure wa...

Increasing number of jobs depend on America’s cannabis industry

Increasing number of jobs depend on America’s cannabis industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 16, 2018

The United States' cannabis industry has taken off in a big way, and this is just the beginning. Job growth is a direct effect of the rise of the legal cannabis industry and the nation is poised to reap some serious economic growth. According to New Frontier Data, as many as 630,000 people will b...

7 statistics to get you excited about the U.S. cannabis industry

7 statistics to get you excited about the U.S. cannabis industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 20, 2018

The U.S. cannabis industry is flourishing just like the plant itself. As we continue to learn about its healing potential, more people are embracing cannabis reform than ever before. Investors from all corners are flocking to the stock market to get a slice of the green pie.  Once they take ...

Meet the youngest medical cannabis entrepreneur in Maryland

Meet the youngest medical cannabis entrepreneur in Maryland

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 11, 2018

Formerly an investment banker, pageant queen and star of E! Television reality show, the "Wives and Girlfriends of Atlanta,” Hope Wiseman is making news once again but this time, for her entrepreneurial efforts. Aged just 25, Wiseman has recently celebrated the launch of a Maryland-based medical cannabis dispensary called "Mary and Main" and according to the young black female, ...

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