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Ten of the Most Influential Businesswomen of 2020

March 1, 2021

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we explore the top 10 most influential businesswomen from 2020.

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Maximizing a Telethon Moment for Brand Awareness, Partner Activation and Cause Raising

February 25, 2021

MDA shares a special look at how a moment like the MDA Telethon can help lift up a brand, bolster fundraising and cause raising, and the importance that partners like DECA play in the success of MDA’s mission.

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Super Bowl Ads: Is It Worth It?

February 1, 2021

The stage is set, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Kansas City Chiefs will square off in Super Bowl LV, hosted at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. But enough about the game already... It's time for the real excitement—the commercials!

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DECA Direct Magazine: Marketing Trends

January 12, 2021

The world of marketing is diverse and ever-changing. Keep up with the latest industry trends to stay at the top of your game, learn to market your chapter like a pro and get a behind-the-scenes look at careers in this exciting field.

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Six Things to Start Doing Now to Land Your Marketing "Dream Job"

January 12, 2021

Do you have your sights set on a dream job in marketing? Read on for some must-do and next level actions you can take to build your network, skills and brand and start making your dream job a reality.

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Top 10 Marketing Trends to Watch for in 2021

January 12, 2021

Looking for the latest trends and buzzwords to incorporate into your next role-play? DECA’s Competitive Events Specialist shares a look at what to expect in the new year.

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Behind the Headlines with a P&G Communications Executive

January 12, 2021

Procter & Gamble Chief Communications Officer Damon Jones sits down with NRF Foundation All Access for “20 Questions.”

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The Best Marketing Career for Your Personality Type

January 12, 2021

Marketing careers are not one-size-fits-all, and the variety of career paths in marketing continues to grow each year. Read on to learn more about a few top marketing specialties and which might be best for your unique personality!

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Behind the Scenes at the MDA Telethon

January 7, 2021

MDA is giving DECA members an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the MDA Telethon from a marketing and communications lens and shares how the show was collaboratively created.

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A Conversation with Marriott International

November 17, 2020

November is not only DECA Month, but also National Career Development Month. What better way to celebrate than to interview a longtime DECA partner, Marriott employee, and a member of DECA's National Advisory Board?

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Managing Stress as a Small Business Owner

November 3, 2020

After six years as a small business owner and entrepreneur, I’ve adapted a few habits and philosophies that have helped me along the way. Here’s what I’ve learned.

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Five Ways to Dazzle Your Customers and Create Raving Fans

October 19, 2020

Before your customers become your biggest fan, you need to be theirs. The people who support your business are the ones that are pushing your business forward. Taking them for granted is probably the worst thing you can do in your business. It’s time to vamp up your customer service with these 5 tips.

Career Insights

Ten of the Most Influential Businesswomen of 2020

March 1, 2021

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we explore the top 10 most influential businesswomen from 2020.

Career Insights

Maximizing a Telethon Moment for Brand Awareness, Partner Activation and Cause Raising

February 25, 2021

MDA shares a special look at how a moment like the MDA Telethon can help lift up a brand, bolster fundraising and cause raising, and the importance that partners like DECA play in the success of MDA’s mission.

Career Insights

Super Bowl Ads: Is It Worth It?

February 1, 2021

The stage is set, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Kansas City Chiefs will square off in Super Bowl LV, hosted at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. But enough about the game already... It's time for the real excitement—the commercials!

Career Insights

DECA Direct Magazine: Marketing Trends

January 12, 2021

The world of marketing is diverse and ever-changing. Keep up with the latest industry trends to stay at the top of your game, learn to market your chapter like a pro and get a behind-the-scenes look at careers in this exciting field.

Career Insights

Six Things to Start Doing Now to Land Your Marketing "Dream Job"

January 12, 2021

Do you have your sights set on a dream job in marketing? Read on for some must-do and next level actions you can take to build your network, skills and brand and start making your dream job a reality.

Career Insights

Top 10 Marketing Trends to Watch for in 2021

January 12, 2021

Looking for the latest trends and buzzwords to incorporate into your next role-play? DECA’s Competitive Events Specialist shares a look at what to expect in the new year.

Career Insights

Behind the Headlines with a P&G Communications Executive

January 12, 2021

Procter & Gamble Chief Communications Officer Damon Jones sits down with NRF Foundation All Access for “20 Questions.”

Career Insights

The Best Marketing Career for Your Personality Type

January 12, 2021

Marketing careers are not one-size-fits-all, and the variety of career paths in marketing continues to grow each year. Read on to learn more about a few top marketing specialties and which might be best for your unique personality!

Career Insights

Behind the Scenes at the MDA Telethon

January 7, 2021

MDA is giving DECA members an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the MDA Telethon from a marketing and communications lens and shares how the show was collaboratively created.

Career Insights

A Conversation with Marriott International

November 17, 2020

November is not only DECA Month, but also National Career Development Month. What better way to celebrate than to interview a longtime DECA partner, Marriott employee, and a member of DECA's National Advisory Board?

Career Insights

Managing Stress as a Small Business Owner

November 3, 2020

After six years as a small business owner and entrepreneur, I’ve adapted a few habits and philosophies that have helped me along the way. Here’s what I’ve learned.

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Establishing Your Target Market

August 11, 2020

The target market of your business is your ideal customer based on the product or services you are offering. Depending on the business, there may be more than one target market but it is important to establish your primary target market. In a School-based Enterprise, it might have teachers, parents, and students as your target market.