Electronic Career Portfolio

2021 NLC Topic

You and/or your team are a part of your school’s broadcast team. Develop and deliver a LIVE broadcast event that includes the following: 

Teacher spotlight

Local Community Event

A unique story about your school; include history and/or statistics about your school

Event Introduction

Electronic Career Portfolio is a ‘Presentation Event with Equipment’. These events include a presentation. Review Guidelines for more details. 

Electronic Career Portfolio is an Individual Event Only 



  • The event is to be specific to the career goals and professional experiences that the student has completed; it is not a showcase of FBLA experiences.

  • All information should reflect the student’s accomplishments and experiences that have occurred.

  • The portfolio must include: a résumé and a career summary. The career summary should include career choice, description of career, skills and education required, and future job outlook (e.g., monetary, advancement).

  • Sample materials also must be included in the portfolio. These samples must include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Career‐Related Education: Describe career‐related education that

      enhances employability. Include a summary of school activities, career research projects, application of business education, and/or related occupationalskillsandtheir relationship tojob.

    • Educational Enhancement: Describe educational opportunities that enhanceemployability.Includecareeropportunitiesdevelopment planning, summaries of job shadowing, internships, apprenticeships, informational interviews,communityserviceprojects,andproducts developedduringthese experiences.

    • Examples of Special Skills: Includes up to five examples of special skills, talents, and/or abilities related to job and career goals. These may be in any formatbutmustfitwithinthedimensionsoftheportfolio.Audio and/or video recordings may be included in the portfolio.