# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Computer Information Systems, Advanced FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas Correlation by Task

CTE Resource Center - Verso

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FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
39 Compare advanced features of a word processing program to determine the best tools to use for a given task. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Computer Problem Solving ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Word Processing
40 Create documents using advanced merge functions. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Computer Problem Solving ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Word Processing
41 Produce documents incorporating tables, templates, autocorrect, styles, smart art graphics, and other advanced features. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Word Processing
42 Create a professional document (e.g., brochure, annual report, newsletter, catalog) demonstrating established principles of design in desktop publishing. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Word Processing
43 Import text and graphics from other sources (e.g., Internet, CD, DVD, scanner, digital camera, other files). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Word Processing
44 Integrate a variety of software applications into a word processing document. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Word Processing
45 Create an online form with a word processing program. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Word Processing
46 Compare features and functions of various spreadsheet programs to determine the best software for an individual’s or organization's needs. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
47 Create a spreadsheet using advanced formatting features and graphics. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
48 Use advanced formulas and functions (e.g., @PMT, @PV, @VLOOKUP, @HLOOKUP, @FV, @COUNT, @COUNTIF, @IF/THEN, relative and absolute referencing). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
49 Use advanced tools (e.g., macros, scenarios, auditing, pivot tables and reports, object linking and embedding). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
50 Create and reformat complex graphs. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Accounting II ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
51 Analyze, interpret, and present data. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Accounting II ♦ Banking and Financial Systems ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
52 Sort and filter spreadsheet data. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Accounting II ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
53 Import and export data to and from a spreadsheet. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Accounting II ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
54 Create templates. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Accounting II ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
55 Organize a large workbook with multiple worksheets. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Accounting II ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
56 Apply linear programming to optimize spreadsheet results. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Accounting II ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
57 Evaluate features of various database programs to determine the best software for an individual’s or organization's needs. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
58 Plan, design, and create a database file with advanced features. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
59 Generate customized reports and forms, using advanced formatting features and graphics. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
60 Create and conduct advanced queries to access information. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
61 Import and export data to and from a database. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
62 Research and organize information to build a multimedia presentation with advanced features. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
63 Plan and build multimedia presentations, using advanced features. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
64 Utilize templates and master slides in the design of presentations. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
65 Enhance multimedia presentation layout, according to principles of effective design. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
66 Enhance a multimedia presentation with advanced features (e.g., color, transitions, animations, timing, backgrounds, graphics, charts, graphs). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
67 Incorporate visual elements (e.g., scanned images, digital photography, video images, streaming, downloadable images from the Internet). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
68 Incorporate audio elements (e.g. music and voice recordings, digital audio [.wav] files, streaming, MIDI interface files). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
69 Integrate a variety of software applications into a multimedia presentation. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
70 Proofread and edit multimedia presentations. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
71 Create handouts and other visuals (e.g., transparencies, speaker's notes, outline, CD/DVD, memory key). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
72 Deliver a multimedia presentation, according to the principles of effective communication. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
73 Critique the clarity and effectiveness of advanced multimedia presentations. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
74 Gather or create documents and graphics for use in various advanced desktop publishing products, such as flyers, brochures, and newsletters. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Word Processing
76 Apply principles of design, layout, and typography. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Word Processing
77 Design a layout for ease of readability and attractiveness (e.g., white space, column position and spacing, page margins, graphic text placements). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Word Processing
78 Enhance appearance of document using desktop features (e.g., graphic boxes, lines, illustrations, images). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Word Processing
79 Create templates or master pages. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Word Processing
80 Create a variety of multi-page and multi-column documents in a format appropriate for electronic distribution. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Word Processing
81 Demonstrate use of keyboard shortcuts. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Word Processing
82 Incorporate original/imported text, graphics, tables, charts, and audio/visual elements from a variety of sources. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Word Processing
83 Convert a document to electronic format (e.g., PDF files, XPS format, professional layout). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Word Processing
84 Evaluate the various methods of Web page creation (e.g., integrated software packages, Web design software, Internet browsers, programming languages). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
85 Research and organize information for a Web site. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
86 Compare the features and functions associated with the Internet, intranets, and extranets. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
87 Plan and create a Web site, applying design features (e.g., ruled lines, lists, headings, backgrounds, frames, tables). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
88 Apply Web page design features (e.g., ruled lines, lists, headings, background, frames, tables). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
89 Create hypertext links to other pages or sites. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
90 Proofread, edit, and test a Web site for functionality. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
91 Critique a Web site, according to accepted Web design principles. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
92 Develop a plan for posting, updating, and maintaining a Web site. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
93 Describe various methods of publicizing and promoting a new Web site. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Marketing ♦ Website Design
95 Maintain and upgrade workstations, equipment, software, and supplies. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security
96 Analyze software problems to obtain assistance via electronic and hard-copy references and documentation. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security
97 Troubleshoot hardware problems (e.g., proper connections, scanner, printer, speakers, auxiliary drives). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security
98 Explore tools (e.g., defragmenter, file compression, scan disk, diagnostic) to manage the operating system. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security
99 Demonstrate (or explain) how to install software and customize defaults. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security ♦ Introduction to Information Technology
100 Back up/restore programs and data files. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security
101 Investigate advanced desktop configuration techniques (e.g., control panel). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving
102 Scan storage devices and equipment for viruses and spyware, and disinfect as needed. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security
103 Install peripherals (e.g., scanner, digital camera, fax machine, modem). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving
105 Compare operating systems (e.g., Windows, Macintosh, Unix, Linux). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving
106 Investigate security issues related to Internet technology (e.g., viruses, firewalls, spam, system backup, passwords, wireless devices, data encryption). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security
107 Identify network types and topologies (e.g., LAN, WAN, bus, ring, star). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Network Design ♦ Networking Concepts
108 Identify components of a local area network. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Network Design ♦ Networking Concepts
109 Identify file structures on networks (e.g., folders, directories, subfolders). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Network Design ♦ Networking Concepts
110 Explain the steps to download software/files to a specific workstation. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Help Desk ♦ Network Design ♦ Networking Concepts
111 Identify basic network protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, FTP, Voice over IP). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Help Desk ♦ Network Design ♦ Networking Concepts
112 Explain the importance of network security (e.g., ethics, rights). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security ♦ Help Desk ♦ Network Design ♦ Networking Concepts
113 Troubleshoot network problems (e.g., understanding network diagnostic tools). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Help Desk ♦ Network Design ♦ Networking Concepts
114 Enter, run, and debug a program. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Problem Solving ♦ Cyber Security ♦ Help Desk ♦ Network Design ♦ Networking Concepts
115 Code an application program using arithmetic functions. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
117 Improve appearance of printed reports. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Local Chapter Annual Business Report (Hamden L. Forkner Award) ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Word Processing
118 Design interactive programs. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Game & Simulation Programming
120 Write programs to subtotal and group print. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications
121 Write modular programs. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Game & Simulation Programming
122 Write programs using controlled loops. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Game & Simulation Programming
124 Code an application program using sort routine. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Game & Simulation Programming
125 Code an application program to display a graphic scene. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Game & Simulation Programming
126 Explore the characteristics and uses of artificial intelligence and expert systems. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Cyber Security
127 Comply with copyright and patent laws pertaining to scanned images and documents, electronic clip art, recorded sounds, recorded and scanned photography, trademarks, and other elements adapted for use in desktop publishing, multimedia, and Web documents. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Ethics ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Law ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Applications ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
128 Analyze situations where scanned/digitized audiovisual elements, documents, and electronic graphs may be used legally but are ethically questionable. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Ethics ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Law ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
129 Comply with policies regarding acceptable use of technology. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: 3D Animation ♦ American Enterprise Project ♦ Business Ethics ♦ Business Financial Plan ♦ Business Law ♦ Business Plan ♦ Community Service Project ♦ Computer Game & Simulation Programming ♦ Digital Video Production ♦ E-Business ♦ Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Mobile Application Development ♦ Partnership with Business Project ♦ Public Service Announcement ♦ Sales Presentation ♦ Website Design
130 Investigate computer crime and privacy issues related to Internet technology. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Cyber Security ♦ Introduction to Information Technology
131 Apply concepts of security, integrity, courtesy, and confidentiality related to information and communication systems and intellectual property. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Cyber Security ♦ Introduction to Information Technology
132 Investigate the design of Web sites for accessibility and accommodation of special needs (i.e., Americans with Disabilities Act, multilingual). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: E-Business ♦ Website Design
133 Describe the process and requirements for obtaining industry certifications related to the Advanced Computer Information Systems course. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Job Interview ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
134 Identify testing skills/strategies for a certification examination. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Job Interview ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
135 Demonstrate ability to successfully complete selected practice examinations (e.g., practice questions similar to those on certification exams). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Job Interview ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
136 Successfully complete an industry certification examination representative of skills learned in this course (e.g., MOS, IC3, NOCTI). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Computer Applications ♦ Database Design & Applications ♦ Microsoft Office Specialist Excel and Word ♦ Spreadsheet Applications ♦ Word Processing
137 Explore domestic and international job opportunities (using the Internet, newspapers, and other sources). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Global Business ♦ Job Interview
138 Update résumé. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
139 Add representative work samples to portfolio, including résumé format suitable for online posting. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
140 Use electronic sources to research a company in preparation for a job interview. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
141 Participate in a mock interview. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
142 Compose an interview follow-up letter. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
143 Identify criteria for evaluating self-performance. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
144 Prepare a letter of resignation. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Job Interview
145 Explore career and college options for lifelong learning. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Future Business Leader ♦ Job Interview ♦ L. Marguerite Crumley, Frank Manning Peele, Foundation's Sarah Lowe Thompson Scholarships
146 Investigate new and emerging technological trends in the workplace (e.g., video/teleconferencing, workgroup computing, telecommuting, virtual office, voice recognition, electronic calendars and task lists). FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Job Interview
147 Identify potential employment barriers for nontraditional groups and ways to overcome the barriers. FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas: Electronic Career Portfolio ♦ Job Interview