A record 4.3 million Americans quit their jobs in August alone. The biggest reason: burnout. But rather than complain, thousands have started their own companies.
Nick Folmar had pandemic panic: he was furloughed by his janitorial company 13 months ago when no one else was hiring.
“If I’m going to have something, I’m going to have to create it,” Folmar said. “And I’m going to create it with the skills that I have and the passion for the work I like to do.