Paul A’s Answer
Hi Karen! Have you ever heard of the Association for Talent Development at ATD (google it) Maybe you could please you, please your dad and make money also. Be open to new ideas, new times and great opportunities. A rapidly changing planet opens up venues to teach skill classes, facilitate sales, customer service and communication classes, teach english to companies presently doing outsourcing work for american companies. Check out the background of William Strickland and research the schools and curriculum they offer. Life Coaching offers another way to "teach" and reach people. Google Coach University, I completed their 3 year program about 20 years ago when the coaching field was in its infancy. I have thousands of hours "teaching" sales skills workshops throughout the U.S. and Canada for 15 years for major international companies. I say this not to impress but to wake you up to options and possibilities in a world few school teachers and career counselors know about.
Explore (google it) The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest HR professional society, representing 285,000 members in more than 165 countries. For nearly seven decades, the Society has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resources. management. SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates.
Read The Dream Manager (google it) - a career non-existent just a few years ago. Good luck in your pursuit.