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Explore Holiday Trends: Consumers Shop Sooner, Spend More

November 30, 2021

The National Retail Federation says this holiday season will have consumers shopping sooner and spending more – emphasizing the deep impact that retail has on the overall economy and highlighting the career opportunities in the industry.

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4 Essentials for Planning Your Future Career

November 22, 2021

Regardless of what field you want to pursue a career in, there are four essential elements that need to be part of your plan.

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How to Craft a Stand-Out Cover Letter

November 22, 2021

A cover letter is an appetizer before the main course—your resume. Like any good appetizer, it gets you excited for what is coming next!

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How to Land a Dream Career in the Apartment Industry

November 22, 2021

Don't roll the dice when it comes to discovering a dynamic and rewarding career! Once considered a best-kept career secret, DECA has helped increase awareness and promote the apartment industry as one that offers a “career of choice”, not of chance.

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Dress for Success: Interviewing 101

November 10, 2021

Do your members know how to make a great first impression at a job interview? Use this presentation and guided narration from Men's Wearhouse in your classroom

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Improving the Employee Experience

October 15, 2021

This year's Business Operations Research topic focuses on ways to improve the employee experience. We visited with Intuit, Men's Wearhouse and Marriott International to learn how they are charting a course for the future of their workplace culture based on their experiences from the past year.

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Gain Insight on the Latest Teen Consumer Trends

September 9, 2021

Piper Sandler partnered with DECA to publish a consumer pulse survey for the Fall 2021 back-to-school season. Check out the key findings and full results.

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Enhancing Your Professional Wardrobe

September 2, 2021

Are you ready for that next professional business meeting or job interview? Enhancing your professional wardrobe could be the key to you standing out among the others.

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15 Steps to Build Your Brand on LinkedIn

July 28, 2021

Not yet on LinkedIn? You should be! Follow these steps to create the perfect, attention-grabbing profile.

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Marketing, Communications, PR and Advertising: What's the Difference?

July 26, 2021

The terms marketing, communications, public relations and advertising are commonly confused. So, how are they similar and how are they different?

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How to Dominate with Color Psychology in Marketing

July 6, 2021

Color psychology is the study of how colors affect perceptions and behaviors in marketing and branding. If you have never heard of color psychology and how to best utilize it in marketing, read on!

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First Impressions in 7 Seconds

June 23, 2021

People often have a precise judgment of you in the first seven seconds after meeting you. Whether it's meeting a new classmate, a job interview or even interacting with your competitive event judge, find out how to make the most of your seven seconds!

Career Insights

Explore Holiday Trends: Consumers Shop Sooner, Spend More

November 30, 2021

The National Retail Federation says this holiday season will have consumers shopping sooner and spending more – emphasizing the deep impact that retail has on the overall economy and highlighting the career opportunities in the industry.

Career Insights

4 Essentials for Planning Your Future Career

November 22, 2021

Regardless of what field you want to pursue a career in, there are four essential elements that need to be part of your plan.

Career Insights

How to Craft a Stand-Out Cover Letter

November 22, 2021

A cover letter is an appetizer before the main course—your resume. Like any good appetizer, it gets you excited for what is coming next!

Career Insights

How to Land a Dream Career in the Apartment Industry

November 22, 2021

Don't roll the dice when it comes to discovering a dynamic and rewarding career! Once considered a best-kept career secret, DECA has helped increase awareness and promote the apartment industry as one that offers a “career of choice”, not of chance.

Career Insights

Dress for Success: Interviewing 101

November 10, 2021

Do your members know how to make a great first impression at a job interview? Use this presentation and guided narration from Men's Wearhouse in your classroom

Career Insights

4 Tips to Help You Get Ready for Your Next Networking Event

November 5, 2021

DECA members know the importance of networking. It can be exciting and nerve-racking, but networking is an exciting opportunity to showcase your talents to recruiters. Here are four tips to help you get started.

Career Insights

Improving the Employee Experience

October 15, 2021

This year's Business Operations Research topic focuses on ways to improve the employee experience. We visited with Intuit, Men's Wearhouse and Marriott International to learn how they are charting a course for the future of their workplace culture based on their experiences from the past year.

Career Insights

Enhancing Your Professional Wardrobe

September 2, 2021

Are you ready for that next professional business meeting or job interview? Enhancing your professional wardrobe could be the key to you standing out among the others.

Career Insights

15 Steps to Build Your Brand on LinkedIn

July 28, 2021

Not yet on LinkedIn? You should be! Follow these steps to create the perfect, attention-grabbing profile.

Career Insights

Marketing, Communications, PR and Advertising: What's the Difference?

July 26, 2021

The terms marketing, communications, public relations and advertising are commonly confused. So, how are they similar and how are they different?

Career Insights

How to Dominate with Color Psychology in Marketing

July 6, 2021

Color psychology is the study of how colors affect perceptions and behaviors in marketing and branding. If you have never heard of color psychology and how to best utilize it in marketing, read on!

Career Insights

First Impressions in 7 Seconds

June 23, 2021

People often have a precise judgment of you in the first seven seconds after meeting you. Whether it's meeting a new classmate, a job interview or even interacting with your competitive event judge, find out how to make the most of your seven seconds!