Today is #ReadABookDay, but books deserve more than just one day of love. In fact, if you want to be wealthy, successful, or just really smart, then you should read books. A lot of books. The average CEO reads four to five books per month, which is about one book per week. Whether you’re looking to hone your skills for your Role Play or jumpstart your journey to a corner office, we’ve got the books for you!
An acclaimed program from the SIFMA Foundation, the Collegiate DECA Stock Market Game is an online simulation of the global capital markets that engages students in the world of economics, investing and personal finance. The competition challenges teams with building and managing a $100,000 investment portfolio of stocks, bonds and mutual funds. Participants manage all aspects of the portfolio including asset selection, buying and selling.
Rohan Nipunge | ThunderRidge DECA
Thought I didn’t get the job I sought out to get, I consider the experience a success.
In partnership with the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI), DECA is pleased to offer Collegiate DECA members two opportunities to boost their resume: The Certified Guest Service Professionals (CGSP®) certification The Certified Hospitality Supervisor (CHS®) certification AHLEI strongly supports the certification of hospitality professionals in all facets of the industry. The CGSP® certification recipients are recognized for their know-how…
Congratulations to the following chapters who will receive the Virtual Business Challenge – DECA Hotel Challenge Curriculum Grant provided by a grant from the J. Willard & Alice S. Marriott Foundation.
After three months of competition, Collegiate DECA congratulates the top teams who participated in Session 2 of the competition. Rankings are based on percentage growth against the S&P 500, not equity (learn more about the S&P 500 here).
Addison Dorris | Portland High School DECA
DECA Members at ICDC competed in the Virtual Business Challenge. The competition, created by Knowledge Matters, combines technology with business knowledge to create an authentic business situation for students.
DECA’s Grand Awards Session featured a special surprise guest on Tuesday evening. Optimus Prime took the stage to introduce Universal’s new marketing program. The 2019 DECA ICDC will be held in Orlando.
We’re pleased to announce that our National Advisory Board Member, Hult International Business School, has recently been awarded EQUIS accreditation, officially achieving the coveted “triple crown” accreditation status.
Jordan Grass | Endicott Collegiate DECA
A successful internship is about to much more than simply finding a place to work.
Brenden Koenigsman | Fort Hays State University Collegiate DECA
You will have to market the one thing you know the most about: yourself!
Rebecca Aguilera | Former Arkansas DECA President
Doors will open when you are courageous enough to walk through them.
Over the past five years, DECA had been throwing opportunities at me.
DECA member Rachel Lynch had the experience of a lifetime at NYFW with Joseph Abboud.
Discover why following your passion is always worthwhile.
Discover the design techniques used by designers to keep you hooked on their apps.
Earn the $1,000,000 to put your dream into action!
Mallory O’Neil | Vector Marketing
Are you casually dating your job or is it “The One?”
University of Wyoming
From restaurants to the music scene, Laramie has it all.
Why would you shut doors for yourself before even seeing what is behind it?
Universal Orlando Resort™
Learn how to stand out in an ever-changing world of digital media and increased competition.
Savannah Bice | Lindenwood University Collegiate DECA
Discover how this Collegiate DECA member landed her dream internship at Microsoft.
The second video in this series focuses on Mr. Abboud’s advice and insight on success.
A career in the hospitality industry might just be the perfect calling for you!
The hospitality industry is one of the largest in the world.
Discover some of the common misconceptions with networking.
Sherri Dickie | Vector Marketing
It wouldn’t be a new year, if we weren’t talking about goals, right?
Here are a few common interview mistakes that can be easily prevented.
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM)
While you may not currently use VR, it is pretty reasonable to expect that you will soon.
Hult International Business School
How do you prepare for the exciting, unsettling unknown of the future?
Instead of fighting change, Vector Marketing decided to embrace it.
Showing appreciation goes a long way, both personally and professionally.
Ramon Luis Fille | Power Trip Power Team
These 10 tips can help you turn your dreams into a reality!
Grace Murphy | Power Trip Power Team
FIDM shared with DECA members how marketing is changing.
A successful interview is so much more than just wearing the right tie.