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Personal Development

2020 Personal Development

Fairbook pages 125-126




Learning Objective: To demonstrate what the youth has learned through the study of home management, career preparation or personal care.

Rules: Exhibit shall consist of both a tri-fold and a notebook. Exhibits can include the following examples but are not limited to those listed. Maximum of one entry per class.

Placings and Awards:

Division 1: 1-6 Strip Ribbons and Premium Money.

Best of Show: 1-6 Rosettes, First Place- $5.00 and Trophy


660101 Home Management – these exhibits demonstrate the skills on how to efficiently run a home. Some topic examples are personal finance (budgets, banking, investments, stock market, financial planning, advertising effects on purchasing), child care, babysitting, senior care and family relations.

660102 Careers/Workforce Preparations these exhibits demonstrate the skills needed in business. Some topic examples are entrepreneurship, marketing, job resume, job shadowing, career exploration (educational requirements, work environments, marketability, wages, etc.) job interview dos and don’ts and career portfolios.

660103 Job Interview – will be 5-7 minutes in length. Must submit cover letter, resume and will be interviewed on Judging Saturday.

660104 Personal Care – these exhibits demonstrate youth’s understanding of personal care. Some topic examples are cosmetics, complexion, personal hygiene (hair, hands, teeth, etc.) and color analysis.

660105 Buymanship-these exhibits demonstrate the exhibitor’s ability to coordinate a complete outfit with accessories and demonstrate budgeting skills. Submit on a sheet of paper a typed list of all the items that make up the outfit, where each item was purchased or how acquired, each item’s cost and the total cost of the outfit. Include a 4X6 or 5X7 photo of the exhibitor modeling the outfit. Both the sheet of paper and photo are to be inserted in a 3 hole plastic page protector for display.

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