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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.

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?

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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 Seven 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!

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How to Maximize Your SummerJob or Internship Experience

June 10, 2021

From bagging groceries to working with your dream company, many students choose to use their free time during the summer to get a job. Using these tips, you’ll be able to maximize the experience you receive from holding such a position.

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Developing an Entrepreneurial Mindset

March 24, 2021

What do you think Shark Tank’s Lori Greiner, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, and Beats Electronics founder Dr. Dre have in common?

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Seven Ways to Stand Out During an Internship

March 9, 2021

How do you ensure that you make your mark and become an intern that shines, even in a virtual world?

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Must-Have Mentors (and How to Find Them)

March 9, 2021

As a young professional, mentors are key for getting the guidance you need to grow in your career. But not all mentors are the same, and you’ll need more than one mentor type to get a well-rounded perspective on your career.

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Summer of Success

March 9, 2021

Check out our top tips to help you make the most of your summer job or internship and deliver a #NextLevel performance from day one!

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Six Tips to Take Your Networking Skills to the Next Level

March 9, 2021

LinkedIn profile? Check. Solid handshake? Check. You’ve got the basics down, but what else should you be doing to take your networking to the #NextLevel? Check out these networking tips known only to the pros and start building new connections!

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 Seven 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

How to Maximize Your SummerJob or Internship Experience

June 10, 2021

From bagging groceries to working with your dream company, many students choose to use their free time during the summer to get a job. Using these tips, you’ll be able to maximize the experience you receive from holding such a position.

Career Insights

Developing an Entrepreneurial Mindset

March 24, 2021

What do you think Shark Tank’s Lori Greiner, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, and Beats Electronics founder Dr. Dre have in common?

Career Insights

Seven Ways to Stand Out During an Internship

March 9, 2021

How do you ensure that you make your mark and become an intern that shines, even in a virtual world?

Career Insights

Must-Have Mentors (and How to Find Them)

March 9, 2021

As a young professional, mentors are key for getting the guidance you need to grow in your career. But not all mentors are the same, and you’ll need more than one mentor type to get a well-rounded perspective on your career.

Career Insights

Summer of Success

March 9, 2021

Check out our top tips to help you make the most of your summer job or internship and deliver a #NextLevel performance from day one!

Career Insights

Six Tips to Take Your Networking Skills to the Next Level

March 9, 2021

LinkedIn profile? Check. Solid handshake? Check. You’ve got the basics down, but what else should you be doing to take your networking to the #NextLevel? Check out these networking tips known only to the pros and start building new connections!

Career Insights

Tips from the Pros: Career Advice from Former DECA Executive Officers

March 9, 2021

We caught up with some of DECA's former Executive Officers and asked them to share their top piece of advice for DECA members to succeed in their future careers. Here’s what they had to say.