entrepreneurship

Yale grad goes from Wall Street to being homeless in Los Angeles

Shawn Pleasants has the kind of resume that would attract the attention of any job recruiter: high school valedictorian, economics major from Yale University, Wall Street banking jobs, small business entrepreneur. But a few wrong turns in life 10 years ago left him homeless, and today he's living underneath a tarp in the Koreatown section of Los Angeles.

How Instagram influencers get paid

As a young girl, fashion was in Amber Venz's blood. Her mother would dress her up in stylish outfits that drew attention at school and she was already learning how to make her own clothes.