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Why I Ran for State Office

February 2, 2016

Some DECA members know from the beginning that they want to run for state office. Others are not as interested in officer positions, and simply want to compete. However, if you are in the middle and are unsure if state office is right for you, then I hope that this blog post will help you […]

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DECA Amped Advisor Grant Application Now Available

January 7, 2016

Calling all California DECA Advisors: You’re invited to attend DECA AMPED, a re-imagined professional learning experience designed for both new and seasoned business, marketing, finance, hospitality, and entrepreneurship teachers! Join DECA advisors from across the country in Denver, Colorado on June 21-24 to learn from DECA staff, advisors, alumni, and business and industry experts, on […]

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“Hello my name is….” How to Network and make the most of our DECA experience

December 29, 2015

With District Conferences around the corner, whether it is your first conference or last, most of us feel both excited and anxious as we prepare for the first competitive conferences of this DECA season. While competition preparation may take up most of our time, it’s important to take breaks, enjoy the conference setting, and of […]

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