Boston Cannabis Career Fair

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When: April 6th, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: Boston District Hall, 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210

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INTRODUCTION

6:00 Welcome – Shaleen Title and Tiffany Hogan
6:05 Vision for an Equitable Industry – Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councilor

ADVICE FOR ENTRY-LEVEL JOB SEEKERS

6:15 How to Stand Out at a Career Fair – Aja Atwood, Co-Founder, Trella Technologies
6:25 How to Kick Off a Cannabis Career through Independent Sales – Takiya Anthony-Price, Consultant, Healthy Headie Lifestyle
6:35 How to Write a Cover Letter That Opens Doors – KT Klens, Recruitment Intern, THC Staffing Group
6:45 How to Work at a Job and Do Your Own Thing at the Same Time – Sonia Espinosa, Co-Founder, Cannabis Cultural Association

ADVICE FOR EXPERIENCED JOB SEEKERS

7:00 How to Tailor Your Experience to the Cannabis Industry – Jaime Lewis, Founder, Mayflower Medicinals
7:10 How to Ace an Interview with a Marijuana Business – Brandon Banks, Managing Partner, Natural Selections
7:20 How to Translate Legal & Compliance Skills to Cannabis – Shanel Lindsay, Founder and President, Ardent Cannabis
7:30 How to Ask Prospective Employers the Right Questions – Lee Smith, Cultivation Consultant

GETTING INVOLVED IN THE MOVEMENT

8:00 How to Find Opportunities as a Student – Scott Cecil, Outreach Coordinator, Students for Sensible Drug Policy
8:10 How to Turn Your Activism into a Career at a Dispensary – Joseph Gilmore, Co-Founder, Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council & Medical Dispensary Agent, Garden Remedies
8:20 How to Turn Your Activism into a Career at an Ancillary Business – Eric Casey, Regulatory Analyst, 4Front Advisors
8:30 Tips for Re-Entry – Jeremy Thompson, President, Thrive Communities
8:40 How to Make Your Activism & Work More Inclusive – Nadir Pearson, Founder and President, Brown University SMART (Student Marijuana Alliance for Research & Transparency)

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