Cresta Insights

Change in Corporate Culture: Attracting Millennials to the Cannabis Industry

The legalization of cannabis across the US is generating a workforce boom in the industry. Specialty research firm, New Frontier Data, found that the number of cannabis jobs will increase to more than 280,000 jobs by 2020. Based on current trends, the pool for qualified employees to fill these positions will predominately be made up…

Cannabis Jobs Boom Creates Unexpected Challenge: Where to Find Qualified Help?

The cannabis industry in California, and across the US, is off to the races. While regulatory compliance remains the overriding concern, a new and unexpected issue is developing. With established cannabis businesses experiencing surges of growth, and new businesses opening on a daily basis, a competitive hiring environment has emerged. While there never will be…

Why Hire Retirees for Temporary Assignments?

The employment market is hot, you are having trouble finding qualified temporary staff, and your organization has become a revolving door as your temporary staff finds full-time employment and leaves. As a retiree, you are not ready to spend the next 20+ years playing golf all day or sitting on the couch watching TV. What…