D.C. Residents Won’t Let Congress Blunt Their Enthusiasm For Legal Pot Business

Mississauga is set to become the first city in Canada to licence and regulate the production of medical marijuana.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  On the first weekend after the legalization of marijuana in the nation’s capital, a sell-out crowd gathered in a hotel ballroom with the same basic mission: Learn how to capitalize on the economic opportunity that’s headed for D.C., the so-called “Green Rush.” Conference attendees, who paid up to $299 for the weekend, Read the full article…

Cannabis Job Fair Met With Enthusiasm And Hope In Oakland

Nearly 1000 job seekers  attended a second job fair held by sixteen companies offering dozens of employment positions.

CALIFORNIA:  You could spot the line from blocks away: a huge aggregation of professionally dressed folks  ran down the length of one city block, around a corner, and down another. Though the age of the people in the line was fairly young–folks mainly in their 20s and early 30s–this line was not for tickets to an Read the full article…

High Demand For Pot Jobs: Huge Turnout At Colorado Marijuana Job Fair

More than a dozen companies were looking for candidates to fill jobs as bud-tenders (those who work behind the counter and dispense pot), marketers, marijuana trimmers and even accountants.

COLORADO: Looking for a job as a bud-tender? Get in line. A marijuana-industry job fair in Colorado saw a massive turnout of job seekers who waited in line for information about employment in the expanding industry following the legalization of recreational marijuana use in the state. More than a dozen companies were looking for candidates to Read the full article…