Phi Beta Lambda - Business Student Fraternity
Phi Beta Lambda is an education association of students preparing for careers in
business and business-related fields. PBL’s Mission is to bring business and education
together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and
career development programs. Business teachers/advisers and advisory
councils (including school officials, business people and community
representatives) guide local chapters. State advisers and committee members
coordinate chapter activities for the national organization.
year, the National Leadership Conference brings together the best and brightest
of PBL to compete in leadership events, share their successes and learn new ideas
about shaping their career future. These four-day sessions are considered the
pinnacle of the PBL experience, especially for those running for national
office. PBL also sponsors conferences
and seminars for members and advisers, which are designed to enhance experience
initially developed on the local and state
level. Among them are:
1) Institute for
Leaders - This four-day seminar is a focused leadership experience for state
and local chapter officers as well as members and advisers. It offers a unique
chance to build leadership and career skills that last a lifetime in tracks
focusing on entrepreneurship, communication and FBLA-PBL leadership. It is held
in conjunction with the National Leadership Conference each year.
2) National Fall Leadership
Conference - Each fall, new
leaders and advisers from chapters across the nation gather for regional
conferences designed to guide and motivate their success for the year. This
includes workshops, seminars, and a plenary session, as well as the benefit of
networking among their peers from other cities.
Students interested in joining must have completed, or currently be enrolled in, at least one business course.
For More Information Contact:
Phyllis Sander - Phi Beta Lambda Sponsor
at 1-618-634-3334 or e-mail