New Upcoming Advisor Webinars Scheduled
For the month of February, DECA is offering three exclusive new webinars in various areas of interest to assist advisors in expanding their educational and professional scope. These webinars feature many of DECA business partners, all with areas of expertise that translate seamlessly into the career clusters DECA focuses on.
Do not miss out on these opportunities to network, learn, and develop your DECA knowledge from some of the most admired professionals in their industries. Not only do participants gain an unbeatable amount of insight, but they will also receive a professional development certificate of participation. These are three events you cannot turn down!
"INDUSTRY TRENDS IN HOSPITALITY & TOURISM" WEBINAR
February 13 | 1:00 p.m. EST
Presenters: Mike Hampton, EdD, Dean, Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management, Florida International University and Randy Goldberg, Vice President, Talent Management, Hyatt
Description: From College to Career – This webinar pairs one of DECA’s hospitality college partners with one of DECA’s hospitality industry partners to discuss the connection between college and careers along with education and industry trends in hospitality.
PIPER JAFFRAY: MAKING CENTS OF MARKET RESEARCH
February 13 | 3:00 p.m.
Presenter: Stephanie S. Wissink, VP & Associate Director of Investment
Description: Piper Jaffray understands that there’s no substitute for relevant and timely research. Discover how the Piper Jaffray Research Survey is used to make financial decisions, Piper Jaffray works with DECA to deliver the final product and how DECA can use the survey to enhance teaching of research and financial decision making.
“COMMUNITY SERVICE” WEBINAR
February 20 | 1:00 p.m. EST
Presenters: Megan Vincent, HR Strategic Initiatives and Metrics Director, Safeway; Chris Ratto, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Manager, Safeway; and Chica Martin, HR Strategic Initiatives Project Manager
Description: Whether it’s their people, products, community or the planet, Safeway takes great pride in being consistently recognized as one of the world’s most ethical companies. DECA is proud to have such an esteemed partner who models community service. Discover Safeway’s corporate social responsibility strategy and how that strategy positively impacts business functions.
As part of professional development activities for chartered association advisors and chapter advisors, DECA is providing webinar meetings on a variety of topics for the Collegiate DECA and high school DECA divisions. Advisors have the opportunity to participate in free webinar presentations featuring content experts. Webinars are approximately one hour in length and focus on timely association management and chapter management issues.