Week 3
On Demand
A Retail Pro File

A Retail Pro File


Join us for a conversation among professionals who power the retail industry. Recent graduates who are getting started at Target, Sephora, Meijer and NIKE share their insights and advice for launching your own retail career.

Presented By:
NRF Foundation

Session Information


Career Cluster:
Instructional Area(s):
Professional Development
Performance Indicators

This classroom connection will provide instructional resources to introduce the following National Curriculum Standards.

Identify sources of career information
Utilize job-search strategies
Use networking techniques to identify employment opportunities
Explain possible advancement patterns for jobs
Identify career opportunities in retailing
Describe techniques for obtaining work experiences (e.g., volunteer activities, internships)


If this presentation was of interest to you, look into these additional DECA programs.

Apparel and Accessories Series Event
Buying and Merchandising Operations Research Event
Buying and Merchandising Team Decision Making Event
Retail Merchandising Series Event
Virtual Business Challenge-Retail


If this presentation was of interest to you, explore these careers.

Store Manager
Retail Marketing Coordinator
Department Manager
Merchandising Manager
Sales Associate
Visual Merchandise Manager


NRF Foundation

The NRF Foundation shapes retail’s future by building awareness of the industry through statistics and stories; developing talent through education, experiences and scholarships; and fostering career growth among people who work in retail. The NRF Foundation has partnered with DECA to expose students to unique educational and employment opportunities that highlight the exciting, diverse career paths within the retail industry.