• The Next Generation's Career Counselor

    Meet Holly Sharp

    Award Winning Author. Coach. Classroom Advocate

    Helping Kids, Parents and Teachers Navigate The Question:

    "What do you want to be when you grow up?"

     

    The Top 100 Books on Amazon cover only 20 careers - we can do better.
    With 2/3 of adults having regret about their career choices- we have to do better.

  • Sample Interview Topics

    EXPERT TALKING POINTS

    •3 Step Process for Developing Career Interests

    •Parents and Teachers Role in Developing Kids Career Interests

    •Practical Ways to Give Your Child an Advantage Early in Life

    INTERESTING QUESTIONS

    •How to assess your child’s “career personality.”.

    •Why we should stop asking kids, “what do you want to be when you grow up?”

    •Advice for parents at every stage of the career choice process.

    •How to expose kids to a wide range of career options.

    •How to find the right role models and activities for your child based on their interests.

    •How can parents increase the chances of their child being a happy adult?

  • Award Winning Author

    Dream It and Do It

    100 modern day career role models

    This books helps kids take the first step - exposure- in the career exploration journey. This book contains 100 short stories featuring modern day role models and the 100 different career paths they each took.

     

    Holly also provides resources to help with all stepof the career exploration journey:

    - Step 1 Exploration: Teacher resources

    - Step 2: Evaluation: Career Personality Tests for Kids

    - Step 2: Evaluation: Career Coaching for Kids

    - Step 3: Execution: Currently launching a crowdfunding campaign for her next book, "50 Kids Who Did Not Wait To Take Action."

     

     

  • Additional Appearances

    "Chasing Your Dreams" Podcast

    "Dream It and Do It Too"

    Excerpt: A discussion around my next book

    "Mike'd Up" Podcast

    Kids Should Be Inspired Early In Life:

    Excerpt: Why Kids Who Have Interests Are More Likely To Be Happy Adults.

     

    For The Full "Mike'd Up" Interview Listen Here

    "Live Your Music" Podcast

    Parents Can Help Inspire Their Kids

    Excerpt: Time is a valuable asset for kids too. With 100s of hobbies to try, reading can help inspire where to focus.

     

    For the Full "Live Your Music" Interview- Listen Here.

    "Language During Mealtime" Podcast

    Role Models are Importaint

    Excerpt :I discuss one of my favorite stories and how I use kid friendly concepts to simplify complex careers, like chemistry.

    "Success Insights" Podcast

    How to manage the "do it" part!

    Excerpt: I discuss what it took to have a baby and write a 100 story children's book at the same time.

     

    For The Full "#Success Insights" Interview - Listen Here

    "Reading With Your Kids" Podcast

    Why Dream It and Do It is great for kids.

     

    Full Interview

    "Cup of Joy" Podcast

    Following your passion

    Excerpt: How to find and chase your passion at any age.

     

    For the full "Cup of Joy" Interview - Listen Here