Imagine building a portfolio of documented accomplishment as a complement to your academic experience. During a job interview, you can demonstrate how you served in a leadership position for the largest collegiate business student organization in the world. At the same time, you will have entered one or more professional competitive events where you have finished as the very best in the nation.
If you are interested in developing leadership, communication, and team skills, or simply looking for an organization to meet and network with others at the local, state, or national levels; PBL is the organization for you.
Meet student and business leaders from across the country—join PBL today!
PBL isn't just another student group—it gives members that opportunity to learn, travel, and grow as a business professional. Employers are looking for students with cutting-edge skills. PBL gives members the chance to gain these skills and prepares them for the "real-world" after college. Set yourself apart from the average graduate! In today's highly competitive business environment it takes more than just a degree to succeed. It requires business savvy, leadership skills, and technical knowledge. By taking advantage of the many programs that Phi Beta Lambda offers, students acquire the skills that will set them apart from the average graduate. They will be better prepared for careers, graduate school and for life!
Discounts and Added Benefits
FBLA-PBL has partnered with companies to provide hotel discounts, car rental discounts, shopping discounts, and other benefits.
Education and Curriculum
The national association partners with various organizations to create and promote educational programs and curriculum, and to provide members with unique opportunities to practice the skills and knowledge that they are learning in the classroom.
The national association sponsors several fundraising programs that are outlined in this section. Local chapters are encouraged to participate in one or more of these programs as their needs require.
Members and chapters have the opportunity to compete and win awards on the local, state, and national levels.
Membership Recruitment Tools
It's not who you know, it's who knows you! By becoming an active member of PBL, you will make connections to the business world and form networks that will last a lifetime! Find out how you can recruit your friends and peers to become members of PBL.
President’s Volunteer Service Awards (PVSA)
This award–issued by the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation, on behalf of the President of the United States–recognizes and encourages sustained volunteer service among all Americans.
PBL and FBLA-PBL partners also offers thousands of dollars in scholarships each year.