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 #307 | Week of May 13, 2019
Today we’re going to revisit three very cool careers from last season! We’ll take a look back at Shawn’s visit with a biomedical researcher. He introduced him to his fascinating profession studying viruses and immunities to fight cancer. The aftermath of being robbed or attacked can be overwhelming. We’ll revisit Helena’s meeting with a victim’s advocate. She provides needed support to crime victims so they can get through the traumatic period following the crime. Do you love cooking and experimenting with ingredients to come up with delectable new creations? If so, stick around because we’re bringing back Shawn’s interview with a catering chef. See what inspires him to keep developing yummy new recipes! (repeat)
Episode #308 | Week of May 20, 2019
Today, we’re going to continue presenting our “best of” interviews as they’re just too good to stay locked up in the Real Life vault! We’ll revisit Helena’s interview with a bio-energetic practitioner and wellness consultant where they discussed how she uses alternative health to get her clients on the path to good health. We’ll also bring back Shawn’s fascinating interview with a genetic counselor and hear how she works with couples to evaluate their risks of having babies with various birth defects. Plus, we’ll take you back to the Middle Ages once again and show you Helena’s interview with a man who cares for and trains the horses at a popular dinner theatre. (repeat)
Next week on Real Life 101
Episode #309 | Week of May 27, 2019
We’ve got a special half-hour lined up as we give you an encore of some of our most unique and interesting careers from last season. We’ll start out at the TV station where Shawn met up with the chief photographer. He gave Shawn a glimpse into how they figure out and capture the videos to air on the daily newscasts. Then, we’ll take a look back at Helena’s interview with a judicial law clerk. He’s an attorney who assists a judge by researching the law so that the best decision is given on a case. Finally, we’ll revisit Shawn’s meeting with an event designer. She’ll tell us how she works with clients to ensure their catered wedding reception or corporate event is simply perfect! (repeat)
Where can you find Real Life 101?
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