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Humanity in Cannabis HR Compliance

Here’s a modest proposal: Ban the word “documentation.” The word is cold, lifeless and dehumanizing. Instead of encouraging growth, trust and engagement in employees who need to adjust their behavior or performance, it causes stagnation, fear, and withdrawal. It never ceases to amaze how poorly dispensary managers document important matters. Their “documentation” more often helped plaintiffs’ attorneys…

‘Too Old’ to Work in Cannabis?

Many employees plan to work past age 65, but will their cannabis industry employers help them to do so? In many cases perhaps not, as employers and workers don’t agree about how friendly the workplace is to older employees, according to a new study from the nonprofit Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies (TCRS). Among the…