Description: Students will be challenged to perform management functions and tasks focusing on high-level financial and business planning, including collection and organization of data, development and use of reports, and analysis of data to make business decisions. Concepts include understanding the source and purpose of financial statements, the impact of management decisions on statements, and the analysis and interpretation of data for corporate planning purposes.

Event overview: 1 participant, cluster exam, 2 role-plays

Event timing: 10 minutes of preparation, 10 minute presentation time

Recommended if: You have taken a personal finance, or economics class, you can discuss the nature of depreciation, cash flows, corporate bonds, and stocks

Recommended years of DECA experience:  1 year of experience