Insider Tips on How to Get a Job in the Booming Weed Industry


Thanks to legalization efforts around the country, the marijuana industry is booming, and cannabis-related jobs are following. Last month I wrote Need a Job? The Weed Industry is Hiring -- Especially Women, which reported that industry experts expect 200,000 pot-related positions to be created in 2015 alone. Professional positions with big growth [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Insider Buzz: Titans Planning ‘Aggressive’ Free Agency Push, Eyeing Greg Hardy


The Tennessee Titans have about $ 46 million in cap space and plan to be aggressive in free agency. Who are the Titans planning to go after in free agency? What positions should they focus on? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report NFL Insider Jason Cole discuss the Titans' free-agency plan in the video above. Bleacher Report - Front Page Read more [...]

Business Insider is hiring a full-time reporter for its Strategy section


Do you have more ideas than time to execute them? Are you excited to research the psychology of success, ask powerful people how they organize their days, and investigate the management strategies that companies like Google, Apple, and Amazon use for maximum effectiveness? Business Insider is hiring a full-time reporter for its Strategy vertical, one of the fastest-growing sections of the world's No. 1 digital business publication. Candidates should be comfortable writing quick, aggregated stories Read more [...]

Insider Buzz: 49ers Will Target Ryan Mathews If Frank Gore Doesn’t Re-Sign


The San Francisco 49ers may be looking to move on from running back Frank Gore this offseason.  Is there a chance Gore could be back with the 49ers? Who could the 49ers add to replace Gore? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Bleacher Report NFL Insider Jason Cole discuss the 49ers' running back situation in the video above. Bleacher Report - Front Page Read more [...]

NBA Insider Buzz: ‘Very Candid’ Aldridge Gives Knicks Hope for Quick Rebuild


LaMarcus Aldridge may have fallen in love with New York over NBA All-Star Weekend. Aldridge, who becomes a free agent this summer, heavily praised the host city, the fans, Knicks president Phil Jackson and also made some suggestive comments to the media about how he would be a great fit in the type of offense the Knicks run. Will LaMarcus Aldridge leave Portland and play in the Big Apple? If a big-name player like Aldridge could show interest in the Knicks, what does that mean for the struggling Read more [...]

Business Insider Is Hiring Journalists In London — Do You Have What It Takes?


Business Insider is expanding in the U.K.! We're opening a newsroom in London this summer, with a focus on finance, tech and politics. We are hiring at all levels, from an editor-in-chief to editors, reporters and paid interns. Successful candidates will get a rare opportunity to be the founding BI U.K. employees tasked with building an exciting new brand from the ground up. Business Insider is the largest business news publication in the U.S. and Australia, as measured by monthly unique visitors. Read more [...]

Jury Acquits Rengan Rajaratnam Of Conspiracy, Snaps DOJ’s Insider Trading Winning Streak


A federal jury has acquitted Rengan Rajaratnam of conspiring to engage in insider trading, marking the first loss in U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara's previously-perfect record of insider trading prosecutions.  The jury deliberated for less than six hours before returning a not guilty verdict on the single remaining count of conspiracy [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]