Ever wondered what you might
want to do for the rest of your life?
Have you thought about your “dream” job? Do you have any idea what it takes to get there? Are you headed in the right direction? From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to fashion designers, sports trainers and music therapists to college and professional coaches, Real Life 101 takes you “on the job” so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed in this half-hour of thought-provoking, eye-opening fun and entertainment!
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This week on Real Life 101
Episode #305 | Week of December 10, 2018
Today, we’re going to revisit some of the most popular interviews from last season! When we watch the local news, most people want to see the weather forecast so they can prepare for their day. We’ll revisit a TV station where Shawn met with a meteorologist and learned how he predicts the weather for the day and week ahead. Then we’ll take you back to the castle where Helena met a modern day medieval knight. He has a job right out of the Middle ages, jousting and entertaining audiences! Imagine what life would be like if you couldn’t hear or if you were dizzy all the time. We’ll take a look back at Shawn’s visit with an audiologist who shared with him how she tests for and treats both hearing and balance disorders.
Next week on Real Life 101
Episode #306 | Week of December 17, 2018
Today, were going to give you an encore of some of your favorite careers from last season. We’ll start out revisiting Helena’s meeting with a financial advisor. Instead of advising individuals on their finances, he advises schools and government institutions on how to invest their cash reserves. Hostage situations are a very serious matter. We’ll bring back Shawn’s interview with a police officer who specializes in negotiating the safe release of hostages and victims from a captor. Plus, we’re going to take a look back at Helena’s visit with a Coast Guard recruiter. He told her about some of the exciting career opportunities available and what it takes to get into this branch of the military.
Where can you find Real Life 101?
Our show is syndicated, which means it may appear on different TV stations on different days at different times, depending on where you live. Check your local listings to find out exactly when and where Real Life 101 appears in your area; we recommend starting with our Station List to give your search a jump start!