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Liesl Bernard

Liesl Bernard is founder and chief executive officer at CannabizTeam, an executive search and staffing firm focused specifically on the cannabis industry. Her team has placed thousands of candidates at executive and management levels in all verticals of the cannabis industry across the world. She attributes her success in cannabis to her vast international recruitment experience and deep passion for the industry.
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6 Ways to Retain Your Best Employees

The cannabis industry is in a unique position as decades of prohibition give way to spreading legalization. Today, cannabis is far and away the...
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Human Resources Advice for Launching and Scaling Up

Despite the pandemic, cannabis sales are skyrocketing. Americans spent more than $18 billion on cannabis products in 2020—a 71-percent increase over 2019 revenues. Many...

What Interstate Commerce Could Mean for Employers

Cannabis legalization is continuing to spread across the country. Five new states joined the list in 2020; every ballot measure seeking to expand medical...

Temp Workers Benefit Cannabis Businesses and the Economy

The growth and resilience of the United States cannabis industry proved to be an economic bright spot in 2020. In a setting where more...