Conduct an interview (in person or via a different format) with someone who is currently working in the sport industry. Identify a specific career aspiration within sport management,conduct an interview of a professional in the selected career (this person cannot be a student or an intern). Interviewing more than one individual is acceptable. This interview should last approximately 10-15 minutes (or longer if necessary). . These interviews can be conducted in person, by telephone, virtually, or electronically through email.

 

Topics covered in the interview should include the interviewee’s motivation for pursuing a career in sports, educational background, work experience, personal philosophies related to their career, job responsibilities, challenges, and opportunities, likely path of career advancement, and advice for aspiring sport management professionals. An interview guide (list of questions asked) should be attached to the end of the assignment. The submission guidelines include Times New Roman 12-point font, double spaced, and APA citations should you require any.