April 22, 2015

Seed to Sale Laws, Understanding Marijuana Regulat …

Opening a marijuana dispensary in Colorado may not be as easy as you think. On January 1, 2014, Colorado became the first U.S. state to legalize the sale of recreational marijuana. But years before this […] Read more

April 14, 2015

Medical Marijuana is Creating New Careers

At the end of 2014, its first year of legalized marijuana, Colorado witnessed a 143% increase in occupational licenses within the retail and medical marijuana industry. As the demand for cannabis grows and stigmas decline, […] Read more

April 8, 2015

What Type of Medical Marijuana Cultivation is Righ …

Growing methodology is a key aspect of any medical marijuana cultivation business plan. Some medical marijuana dispensaries cultivate their own product; others purchase medical-grade cannabis. Obviously, owner-growers must deeply understand cultivation in order to produce […] Read more

April 1, 2015

What Can a Medical Marijuana Consultant Do for You …

As medical marijuana consultants, we are passionate about helping new dispensary owners thrive. Our highly specialized knowledge can guide owners through the myriad challenges of founding and operating a medical marijuana dispensary. New owners may […] Read more

March 25, 2015

Marijuana Law: Understanding the Congressional Spe …

Recently, Congress approved a bill that appeared to prevent the Department of Justice from enforcing federal cannabis laws in states that allow the use of medical marijuana. Before last December, federal law was in direct […] Read more

March 17, 2015

5 Questions to Ask Your Medical Marijuana Consulta …

A healthy relationship is at the heart of successful medical marijuana consulting. The consultant and the cannabis business owner must establish trust and good communication. With these key ingredients, it’s possible to form a working […] Read more

March 4, 2015

Is Marketing Included in Your Medical Cannabis Dis …

Many states are now considered weed-friendly in one way or another. Even so, restrictions on marijuana advertising abound. Before establishing a cannabis business, owners should take time to understand the current advertising climate toward marijuana. […] Read more

February 26, 2015

Making Security a Part of Your Medical Cannabis Bu …

Security planning is a critical component of a medical marijuana dispensary business plan. According to a 2009 Denver Police department survey, 16.9% of dispensaries in Colorado were robbed in 2009. Cannabis dispensaries are especially enticing […] Read more

February 18, 2015

Q&A With Avis Bulbulyan

Our Executive Director, Avis Bulbulyan, was interviewed for Cannabis Enterprise where he gave an in-depth question and answer on his experience as an entrepreneur, his philosophies toward achieving a successful dispensary and the excitement he […] Read more