Millennials starting their own businesses in higher numbers


    According to a survey of 2,653 workers covered by MetLife insurance, 40 percent of Millennials plan to quit their jobs and work as freelancers within the next five years. Every year more and more people under the age of 37 are dipping their toes into the water that is entrepreneurship in hopes of pursuing their long time passions of running their own business.

    Connor DiMestico, cofounder of Brij, a platform where businesses and Instagram influencers can connect, allowing the Instagram influencers to post for the businesses, is one of these young and eager entrepreneurs.