DECA Direct - March 2019

Your Competitive Advantage

Your competitive advantage is your involvement in DECA! If I meet a candidate who has been involved in DECA, and, even better, took a leadership role in their chapter or competed at the State or International level, I feel confident that this is a person I want to get to know.

Ben Nemtin to Keynote #DECAICDC 2019

DECA is pleased to announce Ben Nemtin as the keynote speaker at the Grand Opening Session of the 2019 DECA International Career Development Conference. Ben is the creator, executive producer and cast member of the MTV series, “The Buried Life,” which aired in over 80 countries and is MTV's highest rated show ever on iTunes.

Apply Now for the #CDECAICDC 2019 Social Media Team

The talented and dedicated members of the Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference Social Media Team help drive the conference conversation through tweets and photos, share live news on DECA Direct Online and promote DECA's social media platforms with their tweets and posts.

What Can You Do to Set Yourself Apart From Your Peers?

Limited internship openings, higher post-secondary program enrollment requirements, a shortage of scholarship opportunities… it seems that everything is growing more and more competitive. So, I’m often asked by students, “How can I stand out?  Isn’t that what we all want—to…