VCSU Emerging Leaders Competition

27th Annual Emerging Leaders Competition Day

January 30, 2019

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Emerging Leaders Competition (formerly Business and Information Technology (BIT) Day) is a day of competitive events for all high school students with some events geared toward DECA and FBLA students. DECA Events being offered: Principles of Business Management/Admin, Business Law and Ethics, Principles of Finance, Buying and Merchandising, Principles of Marketing,Financial Services, Account Applications, Hospitality Services, Apparel and Accessories, Marketing Communications, Automotive Services,Sports and Entertainment, Business Finance, Travel and Tourism, Business Services,Food Marketing, Hotel and Lodging, Human Resources, Marketing Management
Quick Serve Restaurant, Restaurant and Food Services, Retail Merchandising, Sports and Entertainment Marketing. FBLA Events being offered: Future Business Leader, Impromptu Speaking, Job Interview, Public Speaking I, Public Speaking II, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Business Ethics, Sports and Entertainment. The students competing in the Emerging Leaders Competition will either take written tests and/or perform role-play events.

The written test portion will include the following: Accounting, Business Law, Business Communications, Marketing Management, Economics and Personal Finance, Entrepreneurship, Spreadsheets, Web Page Design and Development, Word Processing, Desktop Publishing, Business Ethics, and Agribusiness.

DECA Events being offered:

INDIVIDUAL: Principles of Business Management/Admin, Principles of Finance, Principles of Marketing, Account Applications, Apparel and Accessories, Automotive Services, Business Finance, Business Services, Food Marketing, Hotel and Lodging, Human Resources, Marketing Management

TEAM: Marketing Business Law and Ethics, Buying and Merchandising, Financial Services, Hospitality Services, Marketing Communications, Sports and Entertainment, Travel and Tourism.

FBLA Events being offered:
Future Business Leader, Impromptu Speaking, Job Interview, Public Speaking I, Public Speaking II, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Business Ethics, Sports and Entertainment. The students competing in the Emerging Leaders Competition will either take written tests and/or perform role-play events.

Lunch and entertainment will be provided. The Department of Business will conclude with a little trivia, door prizes, and an awards ceremony.

For more information email: ladonna.anderson@vcsu.edu

Competitive Events Lists

Office Information

Department Chair: Dr. Jeff Moser
Office Phone: 701-845-7523
Office Location: Vangstad 116

Assistant: LaDonna Anderson
Email: ladonna.anderson@vcsu.edu

Office Phone: 701-845-7521
Office Location: Vangstad 117

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