Personal Narrative: A Personal Experience At Work

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When I first walked into Ms. Sampson office I was really nervous making it to her office a few minutes early to her office. Once I arrived I asked how her day has been so far and she responded very good so far so then the interview started. Ms. Sampson is currently the Program Director of revenue development of University of Houston Department of Athletics. Prior to arriving there she was an account executive with Indiana University during the 2006-07. Which she was responsible for sponsorship fulfillment and planned and executed all hospitality events for Football and Men’s Basketball games. When I asked about the benefits of her job she responded with during the season you barely have any days off and during the season you your arriving early …show more content…
The other requirements are good writing skills and good communication skills and willingness to network. The other things she quoted is that we need more people in this profession a need for people in the sports industry. When asked about her concerns about her occupation yet to have a day off in the last 30 days. When asked what kind of budgets University of Houston has she responded partner with different charities. The different fundraisers each year are to help fundraise and raise money through sponsorship driven budget. The weekly meetings are every week in person to discuss next week goals and new things that need to be done. When asked what is like the most about her jobs she responded with a true team fight a team of people to achieve a …show more content…
When asked about how important safety is she responded very important. If there is water spill and no sign or water leak uh maintenance is always there in the next few minutes. It could cause a fan to get injured and not feel safe to come back to the facility. The maintenance address safety concerns very important they walk around the facilities to see if there are any noticeable things that need to be fixed or things that. Before they close of a door they think about the fire alarm and safety concerns as if a fire started and which exits the students would use. The most enjoyable part about being in the sports industry is communicating, connecting, listening, learning and gaining experience from professional and veterans who been in the industry for years. The interview went good after the interview I stood up thanked Ms. Sampson for her time and shook her hand before I walked out. I asked myself could I vision myself in this career. The answer was yes because I have a passion for sports I love interacting with athletes and communicating with different in the sports industry and I love learning new information from many diverse

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