Mrs. Jenny Pitts, Work-Based Learning (WBL) Coordinator, was guest speaker at the January 16, 2018, Cook High FBLA meeting. Mrs. Pitts spoke to the members about the WBL program. She explained the steps for getting into the program and what qualifications would have to be met. Mrs. Pitts also talked to the members about interview skills since interviewing for the WBL program is required. She had members pair up and practice handshakes and introductions. They did mock interviews while in the pairs grouping. Mrs. Pitts shared several handouts about interview tips with the students.
The Cook High School FBLA members enjoyed the informal presentation by Mrs. Pitts. Members were able to ask questions and interact with Mrs. Pitts. The members appreciated the opportunity to learn how to present and prepare themselves better for interviews.