Category Archives: cannabis jobs

Discover career opportunities in the booming legal cannabis industry with a Dispensary Technician Certification

There’s an accessible way to get the education you need to succeed in the thriving legal cannabis industry. There’s no two ways about it—legal cannabis is the fastest-growing American industry. As we published in our Leafly Jobs Report 2021, the legal industry now supports more than 321,000 full-time equivalent (FTE) jobs. That’s more than electrical […]

Americans on pace to spend twice as much on weed as on milk

Americans spent more than $12 billion on legal cannabis products in the first six months of 2021, according to data analyzed by Leafly and Whitney Economics. That’s nearly as much as Americans spent on milk in all of 2020. According to the Dairy Farmers of America, consumers spent roughly $12.6 billion on milk last year. […]

10 questions to ask before starting a cannabis business

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This article is the first in a series called, “So you want to start a canna biz?” created in partnership with Good Tree Capital. The first topic we’ll cover is how to start a cannabis business, including tips on location, cost, and long-term success in cannabis. While it may seem like state legalization is a […]