How quite a few persons have rolled their eyes when you inform them you are in cannabis? Do you uncover persons saying points like, “Oh I bet you are. How a lot do you smoke? What, you sit about and smoke and get in touch with oneself an “entrepreneur”? I bet your meetings are amazing. That is not how enterprise works…”
Do you want to stand up and scream, “STOP JUDGING ME! Quit JUDGING CANNABIS!”
I know I do.
If we have discovered something from the president’s tweets shouting nonsense into the Twitterverse, we have discovered that shouting at the universe wouldn’t assistance something.
Just for the reason that you are in cannabis does not imply it is quick. Beginning a cannabis enterprise is a lot more hard than other industries provided the altering regulations, public perceptions, lingering stereotypes, and a lot more.
Fortunately for us, it is worth it.
Perception is Reality
There’s a saying in advertising that “Perception is reality” and under no circumstances a lot more has that been accurate. You just have to appear at the growing divide in the nation to see that is accurate. Persons think what they’ve been told. They think what they see on tv, on the news, on the steady anti-drug campaigns they’ve watched. They have no cause not to think – that is their perception and for that reason it is their reality.
We need to have to reframe cannabis and how persons view it.
We’re following in footsteps of these just before us, and generating a path for other individuals to stick to. If we want cannabis to grow to be normalized and in a position to assistance other individuals, there are methods each and every of us can take to begin moving forward. We need to have to reframe cannabis to shine a light on the advantages alternatively of the unfavorable stereotypes.
Altering the perception of an whole sector begins with each and every of us.
It is the tiny adjustments to the bold moves each and every of us tends to make aids contribute to altering the hearts and minds of our neighborhood. Absolutely everyone contributes what they know and what they do ideal – from the lawyers to the growers, solution producers, to the retailers and help service providers. We each and every have a story to inform, goods and solutions to provide, and shoppers who need to have our assistance.
It demands absolutely everyone operating collectively, men and women, tiny organizations and massive increasing up to modify the perceptions of absolutely everyone else.
Your Guide to Reframing Perceptions
There are seven methods we can all take as men and women, entrepreneurs and enterprise owners, to begin altering perceptions. The purpose is for the legalization and acceptance of cannabis. This is how we can all assistance to get there.
More than the subsequent couple of weeks, we’ll be reviewing these methods to have an understanding of how we can make a distinction and apply them – from the tiny, micro-moments, to the bold, bigger than life approaches.
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