Organizations and associations are wonderful places to turn for information, advice, and meeting others who share your interests. Many provide workshops, offer seminars, and publish newsletters. They are also a surefire way to network and learn about potential opportunities in your field.
Alliance of Claims Assistance Professionals, 731 South Naperville Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187, (630) 588-1260, www.claims.org
American Association of Franchises and Dealers, P.O. Box 81887, San Diego, CA 92138-1887, (800) 733-9858, fax: (619) 209-3777, www.aafd.org