Help your child try on careers so they can find the perfect fit
Give them a head start to real-life success.
We spend a lot of time and money exposing our kids to all classes out there
Parent formula = Skills + Skills + Skills + Fingers crossed
$10K a year goes on extra sports, music, language, and camp - hoping our child develops the skills and mindset to maximize their happiness.
Low self-awareness into their 30s
Reality is that college students change their majors 3 times on average and then continue to test out careers well into their 30s.
Don't know where to start
With so many options in a rapidly evolving world, wouldn't it be great if you could easily help your child take charge and design their future?
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
The 10 minutes that will make a difference
How we do it
Get access to our growing library of inspiring professionals who share their experiences to help your child direct their interests and skills toward careers that make them happy. We call this 'walking a mile' in our pros' shoes from the comfort of your home.
Choose a pro
Pick from a range of passionate professionals who love what they do. NASA Engineer, Shark Scientist, Entrepreneur, Topgun pilot and more.
Tap into real-world lessons
Pros share how they overcome challenges and use growth mindset strategies to succeed. Your child learns why these skills are important in their future.
Spice up dinner time
Use our suggested discussion questions to help your child think more deeply about what they enjoy, while you get more information to guide their interests!
What's included with your subscription
Unlimited access to all content
Dreamboard discovery tool
Self-awareness and growth mindset activities
Access to fun live virtual career chats with professionals.
What parents are saying
My kids both love aquatic life and my son is in love with whale sharks. This was such a unique and amazing experience. Dr. Graham engages on their level while still using advanced and sophisticated terminology. This was a real gem!
Everything that Dr. M mentioned about her journey to become a heart surgeon, her job nature, & showing us the operation theatre & tools (her magnifying glasses😲)
Information & Inspiration! Mt. Everest climber Shailee spoke really well to this age, gave practical skills and things for young and adults to work on. This was a great guest speaker!
Craniofacial Surgeon on being your best. (Sample trailer)
Dr. Thomas Imahiyerobo is one of the few Pediatric Craniofacial Surgeons who reconstructs children's skulls that have experienced deformities. He gives them a chance at leading a healthy life. In this video Dr. I presents one of his cases of reconstructing a little girl's skull and shares how always aims to do his best and
Key themes: STEM, the cutting edge of STEM, changing lives, aiming high.
Founder & CEO of Beauty Brands on seeking help.
Shalini Vadhera built multi-million dollar global beauty brands from scratch. She started her entrepreneurial journey right after high school. Shalini shares the importance of seeking and giving help. She also talks about overcoming bullying and learning from failure.
Key themes: Non-STEM, seeking help, entrepreneurship, overcoming bullying.
Topgun Fighter Pilot on perseverance.
Former Major Daniel Flately was in the U.S. Marines for 13 years and Topgun pilot. He shares how he overcame the fear of failure to fly the most advanced fighter jets in the world
Key themes: STEM, how to stay calm, what to do when you feel like giving up.
Frequently Asked Questions
What age group is this content for?
We recommend this for children between the ages of 10-14, as they are in the right place developmentally to benefit from it. But we welcome kids and adults of all ages who are curious about what's out there to join.
What makes your content better than scrolling through YouTube?
We do the heavy lifting of curating and vetting inspiring professionals that share their best secrets. We are the spark that will open your child's mind to infinite possibilities across STEM and non-STEM. Our questions for the pros are sourced from children. You save hours trying to find relevant kid-friendly content. Every video will leave your child feeling excited to explore their contribution to a better future.
What is Fig & Wally about?
Built by sisters who've spared little in exploring the world of careers, Fig & Wally's mission is to ease the confusion and pain that comes with finding our place in the world. We do this by helping kids try on a world of options early on so they are prepared when they need to make the big decisions. We're the new kid on the block, building a first of its kind exploration platform for children that is exciting, helps build self-awareness, strengthens real-world skills, and nurtures a mindset that helps them actively design their path to happiness.
Membership includes access to an incredible and growing catalog of videos, resources, and tips that help your child (and you) learn about amazing career options from inspiring professionals.
Stay tuned on upcoming shows and updates.