92 Archived posts matching:"Insights”

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    This Company Will Hire You if You Answer Three Questions

    Imagine a hiring process void of interviews and background checks. What if you could simply answer a few questions and get the job? That’s the concept The Body Shop has been piloting with its ‘open hiring’ strategy, and it’s working. The beauty retailer began experimenting with this hiring technique at the end of 2019. The […]

    • Featured
    • February 16, 2020
    • Rebecca Fenton
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    Report Reveals the State of the 2020 Cannabis Job Market

    The cannabis industry was one of the fastest-growing job markets in 2018. So how is 2020 shaping up? And could it be an indicator of what’s ahead for the legal marijuana sector? According to Leafly’s annual Cannabis Jobs Report, rumors of the cannabis boom losing momentum in 2019 may only be the result of growing […]

    • Featured
    • February 10, 2020
    • Rebecca Fenton
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    Illinois Marks Milestone Debut of Legal Cannabis with Impressive Sales

    The new decade ushered in sweeping changes for Illinois as recreational marijuana became legal across the state. Thousands of residents lined up on January 1 to be among the first customers to make purchases at the 37 dispensaries across the state. According to the state, more than 77,000 transactions were made, totaling nearly $3.2 million […]

    • HerbForce
    • January 3, 2020
    • Rebecca Fenton
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    ForceBrands’ Karen Meshkov Presents Cannabis Brand Building Tips to Female Founders

    As cannabis grows and evolves, events that foster an open dialogue for cannabis brand builders to share experiences, lessons, and challenges become crucial to moving the industry forward. On December 5-6, Karen G. Meshkov, Client Strategist from ForceBrands‘ cannabis division HerbForce, presented at The Initiative, an accelerator for female-founded CBD and cannabis startup companies located in […]

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    Photo Highlights From ForceBrands’ Clean Beauty Roundtable

    ForceBrands hosted an exclusive beauty event on November 19 at OSEA’s Skincare Studio in Venice, Calif. Thought leaders from across the industry came together for an intimate discussion on the topic of clean beauty and the policies surrounding it. Guests included founders and executives from Hourglass Cosmetics, Sagely Naturals, Kosas Cosmetics, OSEA Malibu, and more. […]

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    Apply Now to the Chobani Incubator Program’s Spring 2020 Class

    America’s No. 1 Greek Yogurt brand Chobani is accepting submissions for its Spring 2020 Chobani Incubator program. The Chobani Incubator helps small food and beverage startups bring better food to more people. Chobani provides companies $25,000 in equity-free capital and access to Chobani’s network and expertise in order to scale their operations and achieve significant growth. The program includes […]

    • FoodForce
    • November 12, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
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    ForceBrands Partners with Fast Company for Its 2019 Innovation Festival

    ForceBrands partnered with Fast Company for its fifth annual Innovation Festival in New York City. The five-day event took place from Nov. 4-8 and brought together thousands of innovators and thought leaders for inspired conversations, networking opportunities, and more. During the festival, ForceBrands powered a NOURISH station in the HUB arena from Nov. 5-7 where conference […]

    • ForceBrands
    • November 11, 2019
    • Rebecca Fenton
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    4 Cannabis Companies with Unique Edible Innovations

    According to research from ArcView, the cannabis edibles market is expected to reach a valuation of $4.1 billion by 2022. As the market expands and consumer demand grows, there’s been an uptick in the number of cannabis companies producing classic edibles in the form of chocolates, candies, and infused beverages. Some brands, however, are taking […]

    • HerbForce
    • November 7, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
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    The Surprising Benefits of Office Personality Tests

    Personality tests are nothing new (the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator was first copyrighted in 1943), but in recent years they’ve become an important workplace tool. New research led by BBC Worklife reveals that employee personality tests might offer some surprising benefits to the workforce. Alisa Cohn, a New York City executive coach, and Deborah Borg, an […]

    • ForceBrands
    • November 5, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
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    Female CFOs Bring in Nearly $2 Trillion More Than Male Peers

    According to Bloomberg Business, women account for nearly half of the workforce but yet only hold about 5 percent of CEO positions. And while it’s not exactly news that women are underrepresented in managerial and C-suite roles, a new study reveals just how serious the consequences may be for companies that aren’t promoting women at […]

    • ForceBrands
    • November 4, 2019
    • Madison Troyer