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COMP 280 - Business Writing

Fall 2022 - Prof. Pamela Todoroff

Professional Associations

Locate professional associations for your subject of interest.  Find the Code of Ethics or Code of Conduct by

  • Searching the associations' website
  • Find their "About" section
  • Look for an FAQ section 
  • Look for a "Policies" section
  • Contact the association directly: look for their email, phone, social media, etc. 

Here are a few examples of professional organizations:

Association of National Advertisers  American Accounting Association Association for Information Systems
Professional Insurance Marketing Association  International Council Small Business Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) 

 Code of Ethics

National Human Resources Association Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

Locate additional associations using library sources: Gale Directory Library.  Choose the Encyclopedia of Associations: International, Encyclopedia of Associations: Regional or Encyclopedia of Associations: National in the drop down menu. 

Here is a brief PowerPoint on the Encyclopedia of Associations database:

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