Collegiate DECA Competitive Events. Competitive events are experiential learning activities designed to evaluate essential business skills. Competitive events are ONLY ONE of the strategies Collegiate DECA uses to assist students to secure a job and advancement throughout their career. .
These events are designed to measure a student’s marketing and/or management proficiency in specific career areas.
ROLE - PLAY
Demonstrating your knowledge and skills regarding the marketing and management functions and tasks in a retail store, wholesale establishments and/or manufacturing firm engaged in the marketing of clothing and related articles for personal wear and adornment.
managing a retail business
becoming a company buyer
becoming an entrepreneur
Who Should Compete?
Perform marketing and management functions and tasks in a financial services situation.
Students may be challenged to perform marketing and management functions and tasks relative to a restaurant or a food service business.
Designed to measure skills, knowledge and attitudes of marketing and management for a retail establishment.
Demonstrate knowledge of a business primarily engaged in satisfying the desire of people to make productive or enjoyable use of travel services.
These events are designed to measure a student’s marketing and/or management proficiency in the specific career areas.
Anyone and everyone
who plans on working in
the real world!
Anyone that has taken a business law course. Anyone interested in contract law, international business, becoming a lawyer, and practicing business law.
Anyone with a career interest in human relations, employee training, benefits and wages information officer.
Anyone who has or is
taking a marketing class and has an interest in International Business.
Anyone learning a language and wanting to engage in marketing to a different culture.
Anyone interested in a career in marketing, event management, branding, strategic marketing, and/or advertising.
Students with interest in sales representative positions and goals of moving into sales management careers.
Anyone who has or is taking a marketing class and has a specific interest in Sports & Entertainment.
Writing a prospectus detailing your advertising campaign with analysis and media documentation.
Presenting a prepared advertising campaign for any service, product, company or business, to the prospective client/advertiser.
Anyone interested in advertising, public relations or strategic marketing.
Presenting a prepared presentation of an original design, developed by the participant, to one or more potential buyer clients.
Design can be include more than fashion. It could be package design, product design, graphic design for a Web site, etc.
Anyone with career interests in:
Presenting a prepared business plan to a lender, asking for a business loan for a new business or franchise.
Anyone who has completed a Small Business Management or Entrepreneurship course or has written a business plan. Anyone considering opening their own business.
Anyone interested in a career path that involves finance or accounting:
Presenting a prepared sales presentation on a product or service to a prospective client.
Anyone who has completed a Sales course or has an interest in personal sales.
Anyone with a career interest in doing business via the Internet in the area of Web site Design.
Act as If…
For Prepared Business Presentations:
* Be aware of your product: if you are doing an advertising campaign for Keebler Cookies… don’t be afraid to dress the part. This is still professional, this is appropriate for your presentation.
Ignite their confidence
Never stop practicing
Nothing less than excellence
Reap the benefits
then you have 2 colors!
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