When it comes to executive leadership opportunities, associations and nonprofits clearly are where the action is.
Don’t just take my word for it. Look at the data.
2013 Labor Department statistics showed more than 66,000 trade and professional associations in the United States – and well over 1.2 million, if you count charities, foundations or religious organizations. Meanwhile, new applications for association status with the Internal Revenue Service number in the thousands each year.