1. Pick an industry in which you have an interest. Make a list of the premier trade associations,…

1. Pick an industry in which you have an interest. Make a
list of the premier trade associations, trade shows, and trade journals
associated with that industry.

2. How can an entrepreneur assess whether offering to serve
in a leadership capacity in a trade association, on a voluntary basis, will be
worth the time and effort? Establish a set of criteria that you would follow if
making this type of decision.