About Michael Holthouse

Michael Holthouse

After eight years of research, including the evaluation and funding of many children’s programs by the Holthouse Foundation for Kids, community leader, philanthropist and entrepreneur Michael Holthouse and his wife, Lisa, have founded Prepared 4 Life (P4L), a not-for-profit organization that is developing innovative after-school programs for middle-school youth. In conjunction with the successful “After School All-Stars” initiative and other community partners, Prepared 4 Life focuses on building assets in middle-school-aged kids by integrating life skills, character education and entrepreneurship with engaging experiential and fun after-school programs. On Living Smart, Michael Holthouse will share why he wants young children to learn entrepreneurial and life skills to succeed.

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Lemonade Day LIVE CHAT to Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week

Lemonade Day LIVE CHAT to Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week

November 15, 2011 with

Lemonade Day and genConnect host live chat with Michael Holthouse on Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 3 p.m. EST/12 p.m. PST

Michael Holthouse on Lemonade Day (VIDEO)

Michael Holthouse on Lemonade Day (VIDEO)

November 15, 2011 with

Lemonade Day is a nationwide event that teaches children how to start, develop and run their own lemonade stands

genConnect Salutes Lemonade Day and Presents Entrepreneur Week

genConnect Salutes Lemonade Day and Presents Entrepreneur Week

April 30, 2011 with

Showing kids at an early age how to obtain The American Dream – Michael Holthouse, Lemonade Day Founder

National Lemonade Day: How to Handle a Work Crisis

National Lemonade Day: How to Handle a Work Crisis

April 27, 2011 with

Michael Holthouse and the Lemonade Day team share guidelines to prepare, manage, and successfully get through a crisis on the job

National Lemonade Day: Little Entrepreneurs on How to Succeed in Business

National Lemonade Day: Little Entrepreneurs on How to Succeed in Business

April 22, 2011 with

Tips from tiny entrepreneurs on how to succeed on National Lemonade Day and in business later in life

Michael Holthouse

Interview With Michael Holthouse Part I: Teaching Entrepreneurship Early On (VIDEO)

July 21, 2010 with

Michael Holthouse spoke with genConnect at the Aspen Ideas Festival on the importance of teaching entrepreneurship in younger generations

Interview With Michael Holthouse Part IV: Prepared 4 Life (VIDEO)

Interview With Michael Holthouse Part IV: Prepared 4 Life (VIDEO)

July 11, 2010 with

A nonprofit that seeks to prepare youth for life by building skills, character and entrepreneurship

Interview With Michael Holthouse Part II: The Holthouse Foundation (VIDEO)

Interview With Michael Holthouse Part II: The Holthouse Foundation (VIDEO)

July 5, 2010 with

Best known in the business world as founder and President of Paranet, Inc., which was bought by Sprint in 1997, Holthouse sat down with genConnect at the Aspen Ideas Festival, to discuss his children’s foundation