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  • CPG Companies Marketing

    Study Reveals CPG Companies Best Prepare Marketers to Become CEOs

    One of the most important aspects of any role is upward mobility. Employees want to know they can advance their career in their job. The potential for upward advancement is often a deciding factor for job seekers with multiple offers, especially for those who hope to stay with the company long-term. Research has shown that certain […]

    • ForceBrands
    • March 18, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • women in beer

    7 Craft Breweries Founded by Women

    As part of our ongoing Female Forces series to celebrate Women’s History Month (March), we’re highlighting some of the leading women in beer. Historically, brewing beer was a woman’s job, but today, the craft beer industry is largely male-dominated. However, the number of women working in the field is steadily growing: today, about 29 percent of brewery […]

    • Beverage
    • March 11, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • 4 Female Leaders in the CPG Industry

    As part of our ongoing Female Forces series to celebrate Women’s History Month (March), we’re highlighting some of the leading women across the consumer products industry. Over the past few decades, women have been making major strides in every industry, and female leaders are shattering glass ceilings and achieving serious professional gains. In 2019, it’s no longer […]

    • ForceBrands
    • March 4, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • most innovative companies

    5 CPG Companies On Fast Company’s Most Innovative List

    Fast Company released its annual ranking of companies that are leading the charge on innovation and disruption. This year, several thriving CPG companies earned spots on the list. These CPG brands are shaking things up and showing other businesses that forging a new path is worth the risk. 1. sweetgreen Fast-casual salad chain sweetgreen serves […]

    • ForceBrands
    • February 26, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • best workplace perk pawternity leave

    4 Coolest Workplace Perks You May Not Have Heard About Yet

    With unemployment low and a growing number of people venturing out on their own as entrepreneurs, businesses need to offer some serious perks to attract and retain top talent — it’s time to think beyond beer taps and ping pong tables. FitSmallBusiness recently shared a few unique workplace perks that you’ll be seeing more companies […]

    • ForceBrands
    • February 8, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • loop zero-waste

    Loop Is the Zero-Waste Platform That Will Change How We Shop

    Consumers are becoming increasingly eco-conscious, and a growing number of people are seeking out products that come in recyclable and reusable packaging. Unfortunately, so many popular products from global brands are still sold in single-use packaging, and some common packaging materials are very difficult to recycle. But committing to the zero-waste lifestyle doesn’t have to […]

    • ForceBrands
    • February 7, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • men at laptop

    6 Pro Tips for Building Team Culture With Remote Employees

    Hiring remote employees can be beneficial for businesses: it allows employers to attract top talent from all over, fulfill employees’ needs for flexible workplaces, and even save some money on office space. But hiring remote team members can also present some challenges. With so many professionals placing a high value on company culture, how can […]

    • ForceBrands
    • February 1, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • skills

    7 Skills Companies Need Most in 2019

    Regardless of the industry, continued learning and development is always a good idea for those looking to grow in their roles. With so many free online courses and accessible resources, professionals can more easily meet the demands of their changing roles. LinkedIn Learning editor Paul Petrone recently published findings from LinkedIn‘s data that revealed exactly what […]

    • ForceBrands
    • January 30, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • cannabis jobs

    These Are the 7 Hottest Jobs in Cannabis

    There have never been more job opportunities in the cannabis industry. Now that medical marijuana is legal in 30 states, with recreational use legal in 10, public support for legalization is at an all-time high. This has led to a 690 percent growth in cannabis job listings over the past two years. And as the […]

    • Cannabis
    • January 27, 2019
    • Jane Harkness
  • cannabis beauty

    4 Ways the Beauty Industry Is Leveraging Cannabis

    The beauty brands of today aren’t just trying to make you look good — they want you to feel good, too. That’s where cannabis comes into play. With anxiety and burnout on the rise, the mood-boosting, stress-relieving properties of CBD have become a major selling point. It’s no wonder these emerging brands are heavily touting the […]

    • Beauty
    • January 25, 2019
    • Jane Harkness