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Combat Cannabis Industry Turnover Rate

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Why do employees leave their job? It’s a question that plagues businesses both within the cannabis industry and across the greater workforce. They report frustration with compensation, feeling undervalued, and a LACK of opportunity for advancement as top reasons for leaving. Losing people is never easy, but it’s even harder when the departing person is…

Is Dispensary Etiquette A Real Thing?

Dispensary Etiquette A Real Thing

For the ones going to the cannabis dispensary for the first time, the experience can turn out to be unsettling. Even though cannabis has umpteen number of benefits for both recreational and medical users, the knowledge regarding what exactly to buy shall elude you. Besides, cannabis has always had a stigma around its use for…

5 Characteristics of Successful eLearning

5 Characteristics of Successful eLearning

Now that you’ve decided to upgrade your learning strategy in the cannabis industry, find out the top five (5) characteristics of a successful eLearning course. A successful eLearning course is going to do more than just inform; it’s going to excite, inspire, and actively engage the learner. Your successful eLearning course should incorporate the best…

4 Methods For Cannabis Learning & Design

Scientific Disciplines

Generally, Learning and Development (or L&D) professionals ask themselves the question when developing training for the cannabis industry: “How can I deliver services as quickly as possible in accordance with the wishes of the customer?” On the other hand, others ask a more fundamental question: “Does the service actually work?” To determine the effectiveness of…

Custom Mobile Cannabis Training Solution

Mobile Cannabis Training

Mobile learning, like any learning, is often deployed with a “check-the-box, now we’ve got that covered” mindset. But if you want real Return On Investment, well-designed custom mobile learning can move that needle. Here’s how. ROI is about maximizing the benefit for the resources invested. Custom mobile learning offers the highest ROI impact when used…

Personalize Cannabis Training With Videos

Personalize Cannabis Training

Today’s learners are an impatient lot, and they want cannabis industry training that is personalized for them. We will show you the value of a personalized learning plan, and how you can leverage on video-based learning to enhance this further. Today, Learning and Design (L&D) teams incorporate online cannabis industry training as a significant part…

4 Focuses For Cannabis Industry eLearning Design

Cannabis Industry eLearning Design

Learning practitioners in the cannabis industry often focus solely on getting leadership support for learning. While necessary, what’s often left out is what employees want and need. Stop taking for granted employees will unquestionably accept whatever their leaders expect. This is a recipe for a learning failure. Does this sound familiar? You’re the cannabis industry…

4 Tips For A Successful Dispensary Onboarding

Successful Dispensary Onboarding

Some businesses wait to start onboarding employees on their first day in the office, but as training becomes digitalized and new online training tools for the cannabis industry become more widely available, it’s easier than ever to begin the onboarding process before a new hire’s first day. Onboarding refers to the process of developing a…

Dispensary Workplace Staff Augmentation

Dispensary Workplace Staff Augmentation

You’ve got work to get done and you’ve decided to bring on temporary talent to augment your dispensary team. What are the cannabis dispensary staff augmentation best practices you should heed? Here are a few dispensary staff augmentation best practices we’ve cherry-picked from our own experience.   1. Find The Right Staff Augmentation Vendor It’s…

6 Methods to Create Meaningful Assessments

6 Methods to Create Meaningful Assessments

Fifty-five percent of dispensary staff reported some formal training for their position, with 20% reporting medical or scientific cannabis training according to the research study “Training and Practices of Cannabis Dispensary Staff” by publisher Mary Ann Liebert, a leading independent publisher of scientific, technical, and medical content. A majority (94%) indicated that they provide specific…