In the next few months, some of you might be invited to join Beta Gamma Sigma. You might wonder what it is and why you should bother to consider the invitation. Here’s a short 101 on the international business honor society:
What is Beta Gamma Sigma?
Beta Gamma Sigma BGS was founded in 1913, and is the international business honor society for AASCB- accredited schools, which are the top 5 percent of business school programs around the world.
Who are the members?
Members serve in corporate, entrepreneurial, government, nonprofit and academic sectors. Members currently reside in all 50 states and more than 190 countries. Notable members include Nobel Prize winners, Olympians, inventors, CEOs of major global companies and nonprofit organizations, deans of the top business schools, and others who are making the world a better place at all levels of contribution through social enterprise, service and leadership.
What are the member benefits?
Connections are critical to business success, and BGS provides the best connections. Get to know your fellow members and find a space to share your thoughts and questions about all things business. BGS offers its members opportunities to come together and develop into exceptional leaders. These member-only programs and events are designed to keep your skills sharp for the changing needs of the business world and provide essential experiences for both collegiate and alumni members to grow, network and learn.
The Denver Chapter is active and we’ll share more about that in an upcoming blog.