Have you 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?
Real Life 101 introduces you to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers and special effects wizards, 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!
Join hosts Jillian, Shawn and Gracey every week as they explore new professions in the exciting world of work. It's a half-hour of thought-provoking, eye-opening fun and entertainment!
Rated High for Educational Content by the
University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center.
Where can you find Real Life 101?
Our show is syndicated, which means it may appear on many different TV stations on different days at different times. 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!
Week of May 20
Gracey’s going to take us to the Neonatal unit of a hospital where she’ll find out from a NICU nurse how she works with the tiniest of babies and nurses them to health. Do you enjoy climbing trees and working with electricity? You won’t want to miss Shawn’s interview with an electrical lineman! Then it’s over to Tropicana Field where Gracey will talk with a database manager for the Tampa Bay Rays.
Week of May 27
Gracey’s going to visit a hospital OR where she talks to a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist and learn what she does as part of the surgical team. Then she’ll speak with a nutritionist who’ll fill her in on the types of clients she works with as a Registered Dietitian. And finally, she’ll head over to a bank where she meets the director of human resources who lets her in on some of the things she does to direct and motivate employees.