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The Do’s and Don’ts: Landing a Job in the Cannabis Space

There is no one right way to landing a position in the cannabis industry. This is a competitive industry, with growing opportunities and many individuals seeking to get in from the ground up. But the landscape is changing, regulations are put in place to raise the standard of our industry and we are seeing requirements […]

The Basics of Cannabis Cultivation

Are you wondering about how the process of cannabis cultivation works? When growing marijuana, there are many factors and processes to follow. Carefully growing cannabis is worth the patience since it produces the best product. Since the process of cultivating cannabis can be complicated and specific, we’ve put together a very basic guide on how […]

What Are Terps? The 7 Most Common Cannabis Terpenes and Their Effects

What are terps? Terps are terpenes, which are the essential oils present in ALL plants including the hemp and cannabis plant. Terpenes give plants their individual characteristics like their flavor and aroma. So that distinct aroma that we all identify as marijuana burning, is in part, due to the plant’s terpenes. Cannabis is a very […]

Are Careers in Cannabis Right for You?

If you’re searching for a lucrative career opportunity in 2021, then careers in cannabis may be for you. The cannabis industry in the US was worth $61 billion in 2020. And experts project the market will hit at least $80 billion by 2030.  With more people spending money on cannabis than ever before, it pays to […]

Where Is Medical Marijuana Legal?

American public perception of cannabis has radically changed in the last 50 years. Just 50 years ago, in 1969, only 12% of Americans thought that cannabis should be made legal. 50 years later in 2019, 67% of Americans thought that marijuana should be legalized. This is really a radical shift in perspective over a relatively short period […]

Marijuana Salaries Explained: How Much Money Can You Make?

The below is a small amount of information on cannabis salaries. If you are looking to get into the Dispensary side, check out our training. A full 4 hour class on this check out our Nationwide Budtender Training, Cannabis Basic Training or Advanced Cannabis Training. Check out HempStaff’s Hemp and Marijuana Job Openings. The legal marijuana […]

Indica Vs Sativa; Know the Difference

What the difference between indica vs sativa? Sativa gives an energetic cerebral high and is good for daytime use. Indica gives you more of a body buzz and can be very heavy, it is usually reserved for nighttime use. Hybrids are a combination of both plants. The below is a small amount of information on […]

How Much Do Budtenders Make on Average?

If your state has legalized recreational or medical marijuana (or you’re about to move to a state that does), you may be considering a career in cannabis. There are a multitude of ways to break into the cannabis industry! But the easiest way to begin your cannabis career is as a budtender, also known as a dispensary […]

How can I become a Cannabis Tester?

How do I become a Cannabis Tester? It’s not as fun as it sounds. Testing is done in a lab with various equipment to find the cannabinoids and terpene percentages and not by actually consuming the various cannabis products. Check out our full 4 hour class Marijuana Dispensary Training or our Basic Cannabis Training or Advanced Cannabis […]

6 Things That Can Assist Your Cannabis Career Resume

You’ve been thinking about breaking into the cannabis industry for a while. You’re passionate about what it can do for people and maybe you even use it to help solve some of your medical issues as well. Passion is the first step to building a great cannabis career but it won’t impress an employer. What […]