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Elevator Interviews

For the next two weeks, University Beat is looking at some of the things the University of South Florida is doing to get its students ready for the challenging job market. This week, we take you to a College of Business competition where students try to impress a possible employer during a one-minute elevator ride.

Program Schedule

Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM
- Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

Video extras

USF Senior Carmen Perez demonstrates her winning interview technique.

Carmen Perez and Junior Kristen Shalosky talk about the strategies they used during the Elevator Competition.


Senior Woodley Saint-Juste and Kristen Shalosky talk about how the Competition helps them prepare for future situations in their job searches.

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USF College of Business



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