By: Serenity Gibbons
One reason diversity has been so difficult to achieve is that most industries are established. The workers with the most experience began their careers when companies rarely discussed diversity, much less invested in it.
That’s what makes the cannabis sector so exciting: As its legal status shifts, we’re witnessing an industry grow up in a different environment. Most leaders today see the business value of diversity, though they may struggle to achieve it. Unconstrained by the old guard, can cannabis companies make more progress than their peers in other industries?