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Cannabis Unions – GTI Workers Unite for Rights Cannabis Unions – GTI Workers Unite for Rights Cannabis unions are gaining in popularity. While the cannabis industry is still in its nascency and hopeful entrepreneurs try to cling to any piece of the green rush that they can, many workers’ rights are being overlooked. Cannabis still remains federally illegal, and many governing bodies don’t have an airtight infrastructure for cannabis businesses which leaves Human Resources departments operating in what resembles Wild West. Organizer and former GTI employee, Daniel Corral, joined us to discuss why cannabis unions are important and the rights…
Cannabis Industry Update with Grown In Book Consult Now Cannabis Industry Update with Grown In Brad Spirrison of Grown In joins us to discuss cannabis industry trends. A journalist and co-founder of Grown In, Brad Spirrison talks to us about the Chicago politics and cannabis future in Illinois.  Listen to it on PodCast or Watch the YouTube on Cannabis Industry Update with Grown In.   RELATED POST: 5 Cannabis Industry Challenges for 2020 RELATED POST: 5 Biggest Threats to the Cannabis Industry Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started Cannabis Industry Update with Grown In Written by: Simona What…
Flash Freezing Cannabis and Cannabis Sublimation Book Consult Now Flash Freezing Cannabis and Cannabis Sublimation Flash freezing cannabis and cannabis sublimation are growing in popularity among cannabis enthusiasts. Products like Space Weed use this technology to cure their cannabis which often yields a more robust flower. Luc Carlin joins us to discuss cannabis sublimation and the latest technological breakthroughs in the cannabis space.     RELATED POST: How to Make Your Cannabis Last Longer RELATED POST: Buying Cannabis Seeds Online Legally Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started Flash Freezing Cannabis and Cannabis Sublimation with Luc Carlin Written by:…
Illinois Cannabis News with Chillinois Illinois Cannabis News with Chillinois Illinois cannabis news is kind of in limbo right now. Many await to hear from the Department of Agriculture on whether or not their applications for a license will be accepted or denied. Justine Warnick and Cole Preston from Cannakweens and Chillinois join us for an Illinois cannabis news update. Watch the episode on YouTube or listen to the podcast here: RELATED POST: How to Open a Cannabis Dispensary in Illinois RELATED POST: Illinois Department of Agriculture – Adult-Use Cannabis Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started Illinois Cannabis…
Cannabis and Autism Book Consult Now Cannabis and Autism Cannabis and autism – two stigmatized topics that need way more attention. While there are studies that are both for and against the use of cannabis to treat autism symptoms, many consumers believe cannabis is the best and safest treatment. Tiffany Carwile of the Autism Alliance of Ohio joins us for an illuminating discussion about the role cannabis plays in treating autism symptoms.   Listen to it on PodCast or Watch the YouTube on Cannabis and Autism.     RELATED POST: How to Get a Medical Marijuana Card RELATED POST: Medical
National Dab Day What is 710? What is 710? Where did BHO come from? How did dabs take over the nation? Pot historian, David Bienenstock of Great Moments in Weed History, joins us to celebrate 710 and give us a light history lesson on the origins of this high holiday. Listen to it on PodCast or Watch the YouTube on National Dab Day.   RELATED POST: How to Make Your Cannabis Last Longer RELATED POST: How to Grow Your Cannabis Business Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started 710 OIL What is 710? Have you seen what the…
How to Start a Legal Grow Op How to Start a Legal Grow Op How to Start a Legal Grow Op How to start a legal grow op might be the first question you ask yourself if legalization comes to your state. If you’ve ever grown your own cannabis plant at home you already know it’s not a walk in the park. Imagine taking that one plant and multiplying it by the hundreds. While this may seem like a great opportunity to cash in on the legal market, every entrepreneur needs to remind themselves that growth does come at different…
CBD & Children What Parents Need to Know About CBD Here’s what parents need to know about CBD. CBD is not just a trend – it’s a movement – and it’s helped the general public see cannabis in a new light. Kim Barker from CKSoul joins to discuss how CBD is changing the medical community and what parents need to know before deciding to use it as medicine.   RELATED POST: Is CBD oil legal in all 50 states? RELATED POST: New USDA Regulations and CBD Hemp Industry Book Consult Now What Parents Need to Know About CBD Written by:…
R3 Grants in Illinois Restore. Reinvest. Renew. R3 Grants in Illinois R3 Grants in Illinois were created as a way to right some of the wrongs of the War on Drugs. It has recently been announced that, as of May 19, 2020, Illinois allotted $31.5 million in tax revenue for the R3 program. If you are a non-profit, local government, or other community organization, you may be eligible for an R3 grant. R3 grants will fund organizations that work in either of these five areas: Civil Legal Aid Economic Development Reentry Violence Prevention Youth Development Check your R3 Grant eligibility…
Why Your Cannabis Company Needs An Outside General Counsel Get Started The budding legal cannabis market is a complex web of laws and regulations. These laws can be so convoluted at times that some states, like Pennsylvania and Florida, are having trouble implementing their own licensing schemes. Perhaps it’s not surprising that some of the biggest names in Illinois cannabis were founded by lawyers. We’ve previously written about why your company might need a cananbis attorney. In this article, we want to go over one of the most common arrangement that companies of all kinds use to service…
Cannabis Transport Vehicles Book Consult Now Cannabis Transport Vehicles | NorCal Vans Cannabis Transport Vehicles Cannabis transport vehicles are needed to transport cash, cannabis, and other valuable items to warehouses, retail stores, and private vaults. Cannabis transporter NorCal Vans joins us with guest host Dustin Robinson to discuss the best technology for transporting these highly valuable items.   Listen to it on PodCast or Watch the YouTube on Cannabis Transport Vehicles.   RELATED POST: Cannabis Distributors RELATED POST: Cannabis Transporting Organizations in Illinois Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started Cannabis Transport Vehicles | NorCal Vans What is NorCal…
What Cannabis Delivery Might Look Like in Illinois Want to get a cannabis dispensary license in Illinois? Get Started What Cannabis Delivery Might Look Like in Illinois As we reported a few weeks ago, the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission voted to move forward with a delivery-only licenses and delivery endorsements for cannabis. While Massachusetts is leading the way in developing a comprehensive licensing regime for cannabis delivery during the Coronavirus pandemic, other states have responded in a more patchwork fashion. In March, Governor JB Pritzker of Illinois announced that that state would allow curbside ordering, but only for medical sales…
Cannabis Delivery in Illinois What Cannabis Delivery Might Look Like in Illinois Illinois Cannabis Delivery Licenses may resemble what other states have done with their cannabis delivery. As we reported a few weeks ago, the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission voted to move forward with a delivery-only licenses and delivery endorsements for cannabis. While Massachusetts is leading the way in developing a comprehensive licensing regime for cannabis delivery during the Coronavirus pandemic, other states have responded in a more patchwork fashion. In March, Governor JB Pritzker of Illinois announced that that state would allow curbside ordering, but only for medical sales…
Cannabis Business Plan How to Write a Cannabis Business Plan Cannabis Business Plan A cannabis business plan is needed for any business looking to get started in the cannabis industry. A business plan is the blueprint to your cannabis business and it can truly make or break your application. Writing a business plan can be a daunting task, and cannabis consultants, like those at Cannabis Industry Advisors, are skilled at the process of creating a strong business plan. In this article we’ll explore everything you need to create a solid cannabis business plan. RELATED POST: How to Open a
Cannabis Proformas for Dispensaries and Grows Book Consult Now Cannabis Proformas for Dispensaries and Grows | Vigland Advisors Cannabis Proformas for Dispensaries and Grows Cannabis proformas for dispensaries and grows are essential for your cannabis business plan. There are several proforma templates available online but what is a cannabis proforma and how can you make accurate assumptions about your financial flow? Today we’re speaking with a cannabis financial advisor from Vigland Advisors to discuss creating strong cannabis proformas.   Listen to it on PodCast or Watch the YouTube on Cannabis Proformas for Dispensaries and Grows.   RELATED POST: How to
How to Run a Cannabis Co-op Book Consult Now How to Run a Cannabis Co-op | Chicago Cannabis Company How to Run a Cannabis Co-op “How to run a cannabis co-op?” is a great question to ask yourself if you’re interested in a more equitable model of running your cannabis business. Cannabis cooperatives and collectives are gaining popularity – and for good reason! They’re worker-owned, equity-focused, and champion cooperation and collaboration which usually yields a higher quality product. But how do you start one? This week we’re joined by Tomasz Gliszewski from Chicago Cannabis Company to discuss their cannabis co-op…