Reason for this Goal: A professional association is an organization seeking to further the interests of the individuals employed in a certain field. Some of the benefits of joining and belonging to such an organization:
Membership indicates to your employer, and to the people you work for or with, that you are serious about your chosen field and maintain the high standards of your profession.
Some of the hundreds of professional associations include:
Suggested Goal(s): Join a professional organization.
Your Outrageous Goal: Start your own local chapter.
Some organizations are looking to expand and develop local chapters, for which you can volunteer to lead or participate in. This will further enhance the recognition you have within your field.
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