Arkansas Marketing Unit 1 Introduction to DECA

Co-curricular
activities that occur outside traditional class time, but are directly related to classroom instruction
DECA
a co-curricular student organization for those interested in careers in Marketing, Management, and Entrepreneurship; also referred to as an association of marketing
ICDC
DECA’s International Career Development Conference
Leadership development
the activity of providing opportunities for the development of leadership abilities
Marketing education program
a series of courses and activities that prepare students for careers in Marketing, Management, and Entrepreneurship
National Advisory Board
companies that partner with National DECA to provide leadership and financial resources
Social responsibility
concern about the consequences of actions on others
Social intelligence
knowing how to conduct oneself in a variety of situations
SCDC
Arkansas DECA’s State Career Development Conference
Teamwork
the ability to work well with others
Vocational understanding
learning about the requirements for succeeding in various careers