Preparing for Cannabis Licensing Opportunities

Preparing for Cannabis Licensing Opportunities

The spread of the COVID-19 virus has placed even more uncertainty into an already uncertain industry. Many industry experts expected this election year to drive the expansion of cannabis programs throughout the country, but the recent developments have changed...
Industry Crossword

Industry Crossword

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Strategies for Adjusting to The New Business Environment

Strategies for Adjusting to The New Business Environment

The economic and operational effects of COVID-19 present an unexpected challenge for businesses of all sizes, especially small businesses. While more counties and states implement mandatory social distancing requirements or “stay at home” orders, business owners are...
Our Book Recommendations

Our Book Recommendations

With free time in greater abundance than usual, the SIVA team is taking advantage of this personal development opportunity by reading. Here are some selections we recommend that may help bolster the personal and professional growth of your cannabis venture or at the...
Prepare for Tomorrow, Today

Prepare for Tomorrow, Today

As COVID-19 continues to spread, the reality for millions of us is that our day-to-day lives have temporarily changed. The economic impact of these changes will be palpable but ultimately we will be back to business as usual, and the decisions we make today are going...
Structuring Your Business – Things Considered

Structuring Your Business – Things Considered

By Avis Bulbulyan Whether expanding an existing operation or transitioning into the regulated landscape of cannabis, one of the challenges many individuals face is how to structure their business. While no two cannabis businesses are the same, the general...