New York City officials have finalized rules for a local ban on pre-employment drug testing for marijuana, and they added additional exemptions that will allow an even greater number of workers to be screened for cannabis before they are hired. The City Council approved the ban last year, and it […]
The answer should be simple, but it is actually a bit tricky. The post Should You Tip Your Budtender? appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
The head of the NBA’s players union is joining the board of a major marijuana company at the same time reports are surfacing that players will not be tested for cannabis and other recreational drugs when they convene to wrap up the season in Orlando next month. Michele Roberts, who […]
Now that COVID-19 has detonated an economic bomb across the globe, the future of cannabis employment may look decidedly different than it did just a few months ago. The post Dispensary Job Market Still Strong Despite Lockdowns appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
A cannabis staffing agency in Toronto has launched a public database to connect displaced cannabis professionals with prospective employers. The initiative comes as struggling marijuana firms eliminated an estimated 2,700 positions in Canada over the past nine months – including 910 after the COVID-19 pandemic started – according to the […]
As of Sunday, many New York City employers are no longer able to require pre-employment drug testing for marijuana as a part of the hiring process—though there are a series of exemptions to the policy, including some that are still being finalized. The City Council approved the ban last year, […]
Marijuana cultivators are finding new ways to manage labor to meet the challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic. This is yet another sector in the cannabis industry to adapt its operations in response to COVID-19, similar to retailers, for example, who have been using drive-thru and curbside pickup to keep […]
One doesn’t have to look much further than marijuana hiring managers to realize just how much acceptance legal cannabis businesses have gained among executives at mainstream companies. The art of attracting mainstream executives to helm cannabis businesses is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for […]
A willingness to break federal law to engage in illicit drug use can be used as a measure of someone’s fitness to hold a security clearance. The post Does Smoking Marijuana Disqualify Me From Joining The CIA? appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) said on Thursday that it doesn’t necessarily believe using illegal drugs makes you a bad person. The new comments came in response to question submitted as part of its ongoing “Ask Molly” series. “I would love to join CIA, but I’ve done illegal drugs in […]