This week Dave Belsky takes on some current issues that are affecting the cannabis industry in varying ways. Dave sheds some light on the ripple effect that unpaid bills are having on the different aspects of the supply chain, Canopy Growth and how their earnings call will affect the industry, and how the impact of COVID-19 has touched the industry. FlowerHire always wishes you all health and wellness, but especially during this time.
The Emerald Cup has come and gone and after another tumultuous year in California Cannabis, spending the weekend at the Cup felt like a much-needed hug. For those who have never attended, Em Cup is a glorious combination of a weed farmers market and an educational fair. The best part? You can light up whatever you bought right there on the spot…
David Belsky has been involved in over 350 strategic hires for the cannabis industry. Over that time, he’s learned a lot about what makes up the perfect cannabis hire. Hard work and a strong resume is not enough in the cannabis industry. You’ve got to have grit, passion, drive and so much more.
With the mission to Build a Conscious Cannabis Community, One Hire at a Time, the topic of community comes up often in our office and with our client and candidates. It begs the question, what precisely is community in cannabis? What has it looked like in the past, where are we now, and how the hell do we keep things cohesive in these tumultuous times?