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!
DECA Direct - September 2018
DECA is pleased to announce a collaboration with AT&T to reduce the number of distracted drivers. It Can Wait is a national campaign, launched by AT&T, to eliminate distracted driving. The campaign encourages individuals to take a pledge promising to not be a distracted driver. DECA and AT&T are collaborating to launch a ‘text-to-pledge’ project.
The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow Challenge is an exciting opportunity for students to channel their inner entrepreneur by generating a new clothing, beauty, home, health, food or entertainment concept and showcase their prototype in an engaging YouTube presentation.
On November 16-18, members from the region’s 13 states will gather in downtown Detroit for the annual Central Region Leadership Conference.
Each spring and each fall, Piper Jaffray & Co. and DECA work together to conduct the bi-annual “Taking Stock With Teens” survey. The survey gauges brand preferences and spending habits among teenagers.
DECA and its corporate partners provide over $300,000 in scholarships to DECA and Collegiate DECA members each year. To help you better understand DECA’s scholarship process, check out these frequently asked questions and get the answers you need to win a scholarship this year!
DECA has launched the online scholarship program for the 2018-2019 school year. The deadline for online submission is January 18, 2019, so check out the online portal today!