Congratulations to Your New State Officers!
At this year's Fall Leadership Conference, you elected your 2013-2014 State Action Team! Click here to see who you elected. We are looking forward to meeting them at the upcoming Officer Training Conference, where we will get more information from them, but in the meantime, here's who you elected:
Tristen Zimmerman - President
Maddy Schiller - Vice President of Communications
Willie Maahs - Vice President of Special Projects
Malea Bertsch - Vice President of Public Relations
Michael Beethe - Vice President of Business and Industry
Annelise Wackerfuss - Vice President of Chapter Development
2013 CRLC R3V0LUTi0N!
Join the revolution and attend the 2013 Central Region DECA conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This year's conference will be held December 6 - 8th. To learn more about the conference, visit their website by clicking here.
DECA SCDC 2013 Conference in Review!
Make It Count Minnesota DECA!
The 2012-2013 Minnesota DECA State Action Team is going to continue to build on the success of their predecessors by continuing the Minnesota DECA blog on Wordpress.com! Updated weekly by the officer team, this new blog discusses officers' personal experiences, competition best practices, and exciting updates from the Minnesota DECA officers. To visit this new blog, navigate to mndeca.wordpress.com. This beautifully designed blog also has a mobile-friendly site if you log on from your Smartphone or tablet. If you would like to have an article written by you featured on the Minnesota DECA blog, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org to get it posted!
MARCO Promotional Awards Minnesota DECA!
Minnesota DECA is an association of students who are planning careers in marketing, management and/or entrepreneurship. There are over 2000 members in 50+ chapters. Their goal is to promote leadership development, civic consciousness, social intelligence and vocational understanding.
MN DECA is a program that prepares emerging leaders in high schools and colleges around the world. The program enhances the co-curricular education of members through a comprehensive learning program that integrates into classroom instruction, applies learning, connects to business and promotes competition. The students learn to how to be academically prepared, community oriented, and professionally responsible individuals. Other benefits that students develop from this program include….
- Personal Growth and Development
- New problem solving skills
- Increased creativity, maturity, self-reliance and originality
- Development of organizational techniques and time management skills,
- Increased enthusiasm, self-confidence & self-image
- Growth in responsibility and follow through
- Learn how to be team player and how to build a team, as well as how to have a winning edge
- How to survive, succeed, involve and motivate others, and communication and relationship skills
With the help of MARCO Promotional Products, we are making a difference!
Join "The Movement"
|This year, your DECA State Action Team has united with over 20 state associations in implementing an exciting new fundraising initiative for MDA. This initiative, known as "The Movement", is a student-led effort to raise the bar in terms of what the world thinks students can accomplish. On behalf of Minnesota DECA and National Officer Team 66, we extend to you an invitation to join this exciting endeavor. Talk to your chapter advisor for more information!|
Support Minnesota DECA Partners!
Have you visited the Partners page of the Minnesota DECA website? If not, you should! Here you can find links to partners like The Finish Line, Savvi Formalwear, the Minnesota Timberwolves, and the Minnesota Twins. We know they love our support, just as we love the support they provide our organization!
Take DECA to College With You!
Dates to Remember
You'll see plenty of Reminders on this website with important dates, always remember to check with your advisor, as he or she will know all the key dates during the 2012—2013 school year with DECA one to remember! To help you plan your year, here's a quick glance of the dates for this year's conferences:
Central Region Leadership Conference —December 6-8, 2013
State Career Development Conference — March 2 - 4, 2014
Hyatt Regency, Minneapolis, Minnesota
International Career Development Conference — May 3 - May 6, 2014