Were you at DECA ICDC in Atlanta, Ga. in April? If so, you probably saw the U.S. Army at a variety of DECA events, including the warm-up session before the 5K run/walk, during the Executive Mentor Session, or you might have participated in the push up and pull up fitness challenge in the exhibit hall. But most importantly, you probably…
Grace Agnew | Chatham Charter DECA
One of the hardest things about summer is getting back into the school year in the fall. Next thing you know, it’s time for local competitions! Here are a few tips to stay involved with DECA all summer so that when the time comes, you are #ReadyForIt. Have a DECA buddy I’ve found one of my biggest struggles in…
Alexandra Miller | Upper Merion DECA
The school year is quickly coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean DECA has to! While you’re relaxing over the summer, you can start to prepare yourself for an academically organized, productive, and all-around awesome year. Here are the top 5 ways that you can make sure you’ll be #ReadyForIt next year.
DECA is pleased to provide competitive events transcripts for all competitors at this year’s DECA International Career Development Conference — free of charge!
In partnership with the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI), DECA is pleased to offer students an opportunity to boost their diploma and resume with the Certified Guest Service Professionals (CGSP®) industry certification.
At the 2018 Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference, we recognized nearly 50 chapters and 300 individual DECA members for their incredible work this year.
The DECA Inc. Board of Directors approved a number of changes to DECA’s Competitive Events Program, many effective for the 2018-2019 school year.
Addison Dorris | Portland High School DECA
DECA Members at ICDC competed in the Virtual Business Challenge. The competition, created by Knowledge Matters, combines technology with business knowledge to create an authentic business situation for students.
DECA’s Grand Awards Session featured a special surprise guest on Tuesday evening. Optimus Prime took the stage to introduce Universal’s new marketing program. The 2019 DECA ICDC will be held in Orlando.
The 2018 DECA ICDC app is your one-stop-shop for everything you need to know before and during ICDC. Download it today to prepare for ATL!
Austin Cluck | Arkansas DECA & Alma DECA
Alma DECA organized and implemented a Happy #CTE Month campaign in February.
This year at #CDECAICDC we will be hosting our first ever Leadership Forum.
The Advocacy on Capitol Hill Orientation and Training, which will be offered for the first time this year at #CDECAICDC, offers a unique opportunity to develop your advocacy skills and engage with your representatives in Congress.
Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Collegiate DECA Recognition Award winners!
Congratulations to the chapters and individuals who completed the 2017-2018 Collegiate DECA Leadership Passport Program.
Henry Hoang | NM DECA Association President
No matter your title, you are exhibiting tenacity and passion to serve others.
I love DECA so much that I am known around my school as the DECA kid.
Learn a bit more about the presenters at this year’s event.
Seeing the benefits to high school DECA members through the #DECAATTProject, Seventy-First High School DECA Advisor, Terri Peoples, inquired about assisting Seventy-First Classical Middle School establish a chapter. Denise McAlister Seventy-First Classical Middle School teacher was intrigued and on board and together she and Sharon Peterson began their journey. With mentoring from Seventy-First High School DECA members and Terri Peoples,…
Each year, DECA’s corporate partners offer professional development scholarships to advisors.
DECA is pleased to announce the 2017-2018 scholarship recipients. Each year, DECA and its corporate partners award over $300,000 in scholarship to DECA members.
DECA AMPED is the perfect opportunity for you to connect with DECA advisors from all across our membership and emerge yourself in to all things DECA.
Are you READY FOR IT?
February was Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month, leading many DECA chapters to raise their voices in their schools, communities and associations to advocate on behalf of DECA and CTE through completing DECA’s Advocacy Campaign.
“This Is How We Do DECA” is professional learning for DECA advisors by DECA advisors.
Hazel Reck | Fox Valley Technical College Collegiate DECA
Travel is very important and is a great highlight of being in DECA, but there is so much more to the organization.
Michelle Le | UNLV Collegiate DECA
UNLV Collegiate DECA is redefining service by applying their business skills to volunteering.
Nicholas Herzberg | University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Collegiate DECA
Chapters need to have these fundamental principles that keep operations in order.
Lisa Jones | Southwest Mississippi Community College Collegiate DECA
If you had $117 billion, would you trash it?
Garrett Brock | Product Marketing Manager, Stukent
Congratulations to the more than 4,500 DECA members who competed in the first-ever Stukent Social Media Marketing Challenge.
Vera Woodson | South County DECA
South County DECA members are analyzing Amazon’s next big decision.
Samantha Olson | UWEC DECA
Find out how to create a thriving alumni relations activity everyone can enjoy!
Decatur DECA members presented on the importance of managing your digital footprint.
Brenda Parks | Minot State University Collegiate DECA
MSU DECA members believe that giving back and getting involved with the community is not a task, but a privilege.
Nicole Celeste | LDS College Collegiate DECA
DECA has helped open doors for me in the following ways.