Investigating Major Issues in Careers
A good way to find issues in your chosen career is to visit an association or organization website that focuses on your field. There are professional and trade associations for almost every profession and industry. Their purpose is to promote the profession, represent the interests of professional practictioners, and answer any queries from the public.
Finding Information about your chosen Profession
Browsing a Professional or Trade Organization Website
The professional/trade organization website can help you research current issues in your current profession and locate trade publications.
The following are organizations for the Communications field.
Industry and trade associations can be valuable sources of expertise. As always, keep the viewpoint of the association in mind, but usually the association can provide facts, figures, or refer you to someone who can help.