Competition Resources from Shop DECA to Order for Winter Break

Schools out for winter break, the holidays are coming, and so is competition season for collegiate and high school DECA members!

District and regional conferences will be underway, that is if you didn’t already compete at district conferences! Since winter break has arrived it is time to gear up to shake up the competition during your conference.

Shop DECA is your one stop shop for key competition preparation materials to get you ready to take home first place at your DECA competition. It’s coming straight from those who know the competition best, DECA!

Here are some items available on Shop DECA that are a must to help you prepare over the break:

Career Cluster Competition Preparation Guide

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This guide is available for all four career clusters that DECA’s competitive events are centered around. It contains key vocabulary, industry trends to gain insight into what your competition may include, presentation tips, and other resources. It’s laminated, so you don’t have to worry about this piece getting ruined! 

Principles, Series, and Team Event Preparation – Digital Download

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These guides are available for the principle, team and series events for a digital download. They contain sample cluster exams and role-plays. This is a great way to test your time, presentation skills, and testing skills for competition.

Collegiate DECA Business Simulation, Volumes 2 & 3

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This competition resource contains past business simulations (Individual Case Studies)  that have been used in Collegiate Competition! Both volumes recommended, because the more you know the higher your judges score.

Collegiate DECA Case Studies, Volumes 2 & 3

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This resource contains past Team Event Case Studies used in Collegiate DECA competitions.

Vocabulary Flip Cards

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A personal favorite of mine are the vocabulary flip cards containing vocabulary terms for the marketing, finance, hospitality and business management clusters. You have to know your terms for testing and when presenting to the judges!

2016 ICDC Collegiate DECA Exams – Digital Download

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This digital download contains sample 100 question exams for practice. The best part, they include answers with detail and explanation!

There are so many more resources that you can stock up on for the winter break, however these are some of the keys to getting on that stage at your DECA competition!

So grab your phone, tablet, or laptop and visit or click the links underneath each product to shop now. While you’re there, make sure you pick up one of the Ugly Holiday Sweaters before they’re all gone!

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