Owning the Build-A-Bear Campaign

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Date: January 27th, 2017
Categorized Under: General Information

This week has marked the end of all district CDCs in Texas. It is no secret that our competitors are excitedly anticipating the arrival of our largest state conference yet of over 4,000 members. Even more exciting is the fact that…

5 Key Skills to Being a Leader

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Date: November 1st, 2016
Categorized Under: General Information

 One of the most defining character traits in DECA members is the trait of leadership. Without leadership, one can not successfully manage a business, become the CEO of a company, let alone be able to approach customers on a daily basis….

How To Own Your First Chapter Meeting!

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Date: September 27th, 2016
Categorized Under: General Information

You’ve plastered your school’s walls with posters about DECA, spread the word about the date for the first meeting, but how do you have a first meeting that gives people the information they need and gets them pumped for this DECA…

Texas DECA ICDC Travel Tips

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Date: April 18th, 2016
Categorized Under: Conferences, General Information, Upcoming Events

Whether you’re bussing from Beaumont or flying from Falfurrias here are some of Texas DECA’s top tips for Traveling to #ICDC2016.   Money Money Money! Always budget some extra money, as you never know when an unexpected cost might pop up….

District 4′s Keys to Competitive Success

Date: February 17th, 2016
Categorized Under: Chapter Spotlight, General Information

Districts III and IV attended a leadership training camp at the University Of Houston Bauer School Of Business on October 23rd. The workshops hosted by TRI Leadership helped DECA members develop and improve their leadership skills as well as learn about…

3 Ways To Make Moving For Military Kids EPIC

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Date: February 4th, 2016
Categorized Under: Community Service, General Information

With Texas DECA’s Community Service Project, Moving For Military Kids,  Texas DECA is proud to support military families in and around the San Antonio area. Here are three ways to make this campaign #Epic for your chapter. Look Around Your School…

Welcome Back To A Year For Moving Forward, Texas DECA!

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Date: August 26th, 2015
Categorized Under: General Information

Welcome back to the 2015 – 2016 school year, Texas DECA! As we begin the school year with lofty goals in mind, whether they be better grades, increased extracurricular involvement, or applying to colleges, let’s remember that there needs to be…

10 Best Texas DECA Photos at DECA’s Emerging Leaders Summit!

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Date: July 20th, 2015
Categorized Under: General Information, Photo Recap

Check out 10 of the best photos from the 2015 Emerging Leaders Summit in Washington, DC. Your State officers had a fantastic time learning about leadership in our nation’s capital!  

Reflecting on District 11 CDC

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Date: February 16th, 2015
Categorized Under: Conferences, General Information

Saturday, January 24th began with only two District CDCs left to be completed. One of these was District 11 in its second year as a district but by no means unable to execute a successful conference. Over 1,000 members converged upon…

District 3 CDC: One to Remember

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Date: January 28th, 2015
Categorized Under: Conferences, General Information

The Texas DECA District 3 Career Development Conference was a big hit this year! With over a thousand members in participation, the conference was an opportunity for members to network with others from the Houston area. One of the many chapters…