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SBE Chapter Certification Submission Site Is Open

December 1, 2022

The SBE chapter certification submission site is now open for chapters to submit their projects. Check out this article for key reminders as you prepare to submit your project.

Leadership

DECA Talks: Success Is Impossible Without Failure

December 1, 2022

Success and fulfillment are not straight lines. Success is impossible without failure. Isaac will show you that regardless of where you are in this organization and no matter how you define success, DECA can start you on your life’s ultimate power trip.

Career Insights

Why Cross-cultural Fluency Is Among Today’s Most Sought-after Workplace Skills

December 1, 2022

As Head of Career Services at the international hospitality school Les Roches, Stephanie Ruiz has conversations every day with potential employers for Les Roches students. She explains why these employers now place cross-cultural fluency among their most in-demand skills.

Spotlights

DECA Fundraising: Thinking Outside of the Box

November 28, 2022

Interested in learning how your chapter can increase its fundraising events? Read about Cypress Bay DECA's largest fundraiser of the year—snack boxes—and the impact it has on the student body.

Case Study of the Week

Case Study of the Week: Making a Splash with New Management

November 28, 2022

Step into the role of the marketing director for Bridge Town Pools, a company that installs and maintains outdoor swimming pools for residential clients. The new owner has asked you to communicate a change in ownership and commitment to service to former customers.

Compete

Vote for Your Favorites in DECA's Ethical Leadership Challenge

November 22, 2022

Voting is now open for the DECA Ethical Leadership Challenge! You and your social media followers become the judge as you "vote up" your favorite entries.

DECA News

Congratulations to the 2022 Intuit Social Innovation Challenge Winners

November 22, 2022

This year, Intuit challenged students to “Lead with a Cause” by designing an innovative solution to make entrepreneurship and business ownership accessible for all. DECA Inc. is excited to announce the top DECA team in the 2022 Intuit Social Innovation Challenge!

DECA News

Give Back to DECA this Giving Tuesday

November 22, 2022

Find out how you and your chapter's supporters can give back to DECA this #GivingTuesday and make an impact on emerging leaders and entrepreneurs.

DECA News

The 2023-2024 DECA High School Division Executive Officer Candidate Guide is Now Available

November 21, 2022

Do you have what it takes to serve as a DECA Executive Officer? Download this year's High School Division Executive Officer Candidate Guide.

Case Study of the Week

Case Study of the Week: Does a Retailer Live Up to Its Promise?

November 21, 2022

Step into the role of the director of brand management and company spokesperson for Pet Stop, a retailer specializing in products for pets. The senior vice president has asked for you to analyze negative company press and determine if company policies need to be addressed or changed.

Chapter Strategy

Start Now: 3 Tips to Build Your Chapter for Next Year

November 17, 2022

Class registration for the 2023-2024 school year will be here in a few short months! If your chapter is co-curricular, where you register for a class while being a DECA member, it is important to spread the word early to potential members coming to your school next year. Here are a few tips to help your chapter succeed in gaining new members.

Partners

The Gray Zone: Resources to Foster Ethical Decision-Making Skills

November 17, 2022

Welcome to The Gray Zone—that hazy, murky space between black and white, right and wrong. MBA Research offers multiple opportunities to help your students understand that the business world includes many shades of gray. Enhance your instruction using our classic case studies, interactive video series, or both!

Leadership

DECA Talks: Success Is Impossible Without Failure

December 1, 2022

Success and fulfillment are not straight lines. Success is impossible without failure. Isaac will show you that regardless of where you are in this organization and no matter how you define success, DECA can start you on your life’s ultimate power trip.

Career Insights

Why Cross-cultural Fluency Is Among Today’s Most Sought-after Workplace Skills

December 1, 2022

As Head of Career Services at the international hospitality school Les Roches, Stephanie Ruiz has conversations every day with potential employers for Les Roches students. She explains why these employers now place cross-cultural fluency among their most in-demand skills.

DECA News

Congratulations to the Collegiate DECA 2022-2023 Stock Market Game Session 1 Top Competitors

November 29, 2022

DECA congratulates the top-ranking individuals and teams who participated in the first session of the Collegiate DECA Stock Market Game.

Spotlights

DECA Fundraising: Thinking Outside of the Box

November 28, 2022

Interested in learning how your chapter can increase its fundraising events? Read about Cypress Bay DECA's largest fundraiser of the year—snack boxes—and the impact it has on the student body.

Case Study of the Week

Case Study of the Week: Making a Splash with New Management

November 28, 2022

Step into the role of the marketing director for Bridge Town Pools, a company that installs and maintains outdoor swimming pools for residential clients. The new owner has asked you to communicate a change in ownership and commitment to service to former customers.

DECA News

Give Back to DECA this Giving Tuesday

November 22, 2022

Find out how you and your chapter's supporters can give back to DECA this #GivingTuesday and make an impact on emerging leaders and entrepreneurs.

DECA News

The 2023-2024 Collegiate DECA Executive Officer Candidate Guide is Now Available

November 21, 2022

Collegiate DECA's Executive Officer Candidate Guide is now available. Learn what it takes to become a candidate.

Case Study of the Week

Case Study of the Week: Does a Retailer Live Up to Its Promise?

November 21, 2022

Step into the role of the director of brand management and company spokesperson for Pet Stop, a retailer specializing in products for pets. The senior vice president has asked for you to analyze negative company press and determine if company policies need to be addressed or changed.

Chapter Strategy

Start Now: 3 Tips to Build Your Chapter for Next Year

November 17, 2022

Class registration for the 2023-2024 school year will be here in a few short months! If your chapter is co-curricular, where you register for a class while being a DECA member, it is important to spread the word early to potential members coming to your school next year. Here are a few tips to help your chapter succeed in gaining new members.

Partners

The Gray Zone: Resources to Foster Ethical Decision-Making Skills

November 17, 2022

Welcome to The Gray Zone—that hazy, murky space between black and white, right and wrong. MBA Research offers multiple opportunities to help your students understand that the business world includes many shades of gray. Enhance your instruction using our classic case studies, interactive video series, or both!

Case Study of the Week

Case Study of the Week: Customer Reviews for Custom Pottery

November 14, 2022

Step into the role of the owner of Custom Pottery, a small business located in a city with 300,000 people. An entrepreneurial consultant has recommended that you begin allowing and encouraging customer reviews.

Career Insights

Turn Your Business Idea Into a Reality

November 14, 2022

So, you’ve got an idea for a business. What next? Whether you want to start a technology company or a restaurant, there are 5 practical steps you can take to bring your idea to life and figure out the next steps.