April 27, 2023

As EdSource reporter Diana Lambert followed the Class of 2022, she found many of them had started their own businesses, selling everything from beauty products to photography sessions. It turns out it’s a trend among recent high school and college graduates. What’s fueling this new surge in student entrepreneurship?


  • Tamiya Williams, student, American River College, and Entrepreneur, Sydnis Serenity
  • Diana Lambert, reporter, EdSource

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Education Beat is a weekly podcast hosted by EdSource’s Zaidee Stavely and produced by Coby McDonald.