Members must complete 12 activities, and must have completed the Director level to continue to the Executive level. The form must be submitted by the local adviser by March 1. Pins are presented at at a PBL state meeting or conference.
Complete three (3) activities. The first two activities are required.
Activity 1 (Required): Participate in an adviser approved service activity.
Write a 100-word summary and upload a link to a photo of the activity.
Activity 2 (Required): Write a 300 word essay on a community service project you worked on.
Upload the essay and enter a link to a photo of the community service project.
Activity 3: Volunteer to help the Red Cross, March of Dimes, Salvation Army, and Habitat for Humanity, a Homeless Shelter, or another charity or nonprofit organization of your choice.
Create and upload a trifold brochure or a YouTube video about the organization and how your chapter works with them.
Activity 4: Participate in a project to either create awareness or raise money for the March of Dimes.
Complete the interactive project activity report form.
Activity 5: Help another campus organization or a faculty member with administrative tasks.
Complete the interactive summary form.
Activity 6: Mentor a local FBLA member for their competitive event.
Upload a picture of you and the FBLA member.
Activity 7: Join a committee and apply for a March of Dimes Grant for your chapter.
Upload completed March of Dimes Grant application.
Complete four (4) activities. The first two activities are required.
Activity 8 (Required): Complete the online job application form, develop a cover letter, and prepare a 1-2 page resume applying for the Future Business Executive, Future Business Teacher, or Job Interview events.
You do not have to compete in these events to meet this requirement. Upload your completed resume and cover letter.
Activity 9 (Required): Participate in a mock interview.
Upload a completed interview evaluation form.
Activity 10: Develop a 30-second YouTube video of a personal sales pitch. Make sure to mention FBLA-PBL and the current national theme.
Submit YouTube link.
Activity 11: Attend a meeting of a local chamber of commerce, Lions Club, Rotary Club, etc.
Exchange business cards with at least two people. Scan and upload business cards.
Activity 12: Secure two letters of recommendation: One from a class instructor (other than your PBL adviser), and one from a businessperson or an employer.
Upload copies of the letters.
Activity 13: Submit an idea for next year’s theme
Upload a paper describing your theme idea.
Activity 14: Design an environmental electronic presentation (i.e., PowerPoint, digital media, podcast) for a local chapter meeting that educates members about a career field
Upload a copy of the presentation.
Complete five (5) activities. The first activity is required.
Activity 15 (Required): Participate in a competitive event at the District/Regional, State, or National Leadership Conference.
Complete the interactive form with the name of the event and the conference.
Activity 16: Participate in Membership Mania.
Complete the interactive Membership Mania form and upload a photo of you with the ten members that you recruited.
Activity 17: Submit an application for the PBL IFL/NLC scholarship.
Upload the application.
Activity 18: Attend a National Fall Leadership or National Leadership Conference.
Upload a link to a YouTube video or submit a 100 word essay about your experience.
Activity 19: Plan an icebreaker for either a local chapter meeting or a state meeting or conference.
Upload a video of you presenting icebreaker, and a description and instructions.
Activity 20: Present a workshop at a state or national conference.
Upload workshop outline.
Activity 21: Visit an area FBLA chapter and speak about PBL.
Upload a photo of the event and an outline of the presentation.
Activity 22: Identify ONE personal or professional business contact, with whom you have a relationship, who works for a company that would make a good potential national sponsor. Write an email to the PBL National Treasurer (firstname.lastname@example.org)providing the name of your contact, the company, and why you think the company would make a great FBLA-PBL sponsor.
Upload a copy of the email.
*Note: If approved, must be willing to talk with your contact about becoming an FBLA-PBL sponsor. (National staff assistance is available). Be sure to check the FBLA-PBL Website to ensure this company is not already a sponsor.
Activity 23: Find a judge for your State Leadership Conference or the National Leadership Conference, or judge at an FBLA State Leadership Conference.
Enter the judge’s contact information and the competitive event that was judged in the Summary Report Form.
Activity 24: Recruit and have dues paid for at least one professional division member.
Enter the member name and membership number into the Summary Report Form. Member listed must be a different member if you participated in this recruitment activity at the Director level.