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Georgia Piedmont Technical College Students Place at 2012 Phi Beta Lambda State Conference
April 23, 2012
Three Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC) students took home honors in the 2012 Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) state competition. The competition was held April 13-15, in conjunction with the 2012 Georgia PBL State Leadership Conference, at The Westin Atlanta Perimeter North in Atlanta, Ga. The winners—who will go on to represent Georgia and compete at the 2012 PBL National Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas, in June—were: Constance Jamison – 1st Place, Helpdesk; Patrick McDaniel – 1st Place, Small Business Management Plan; and Niya Motin – 1st Place, Future Business Teacher and 2nd Place, Financial Services.
Phi Beta Lambda, a division of Future Business Leaders of America, hosts annual state and national competitions that recognize and reward excellence in a broad range of business and career-related areas. Through state-based competition at the spring State Leadership Conferences, students compete in events testing their business knowledge and skills. The Georgia PBL State Leadership Conference showcased students competing in business-related leadership events, including impromptu speaking, future business executive, job interviewing, public speaking, and sales presentations. Other competition areas covered topics consisting of principles of accounting for professionals, computer applications, business communication, business decision-making, financial services, hospitality management, human resource management, and network design.
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