FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) is an organization that helps high school students prepare to be future business leaders. It is a CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) also known as, a national student leadership/service organization.
As a member of Future Business Leaders of America you have a lot of options for participation from chapter meetings and socials at lunch to service projects.
“Competitions are one of our biggest opportunities; it is optional but encouraged”, says Mrs. Ward the advisor of the club.
Members have the option to attend whatever activities/socials they want to. Attending the activities can help you meet new friends and gain leadership skills. Another opportunity is attending professional conferences lets you use business skills to compete doing service.
Leaders of Future Business Leaders of America are selected in the spring at the end of the school year for the upcoming school year. It is done through an application and interview process.
Coming up the Future Business Leaders of America club have the Utah Fall leadership Conference at the Utah Valley Convention center in Orem on October 6th.
“Students will be able to attend workshops focused on leadership training.”, commented Mrs. Ward, the clubs advisor.
“As the adviser, my favorite part is having the opportunity to interact with some amazing students who are excited about their future and who want to improve themselves; Future Business Leaders of America is for everyone because we are all future business leaders.”, says Mrs. Ward.