Association of Coaching (AC)
The Association for Coaching (AC) is a leading independent, and non-profit professional body dedicated to promoting best practice and raising the awareness and standards of coaching, worldwide. AC's purpose is to inspire and champion coaching excellence, to advance the coaching profession, and make a sustainable difference to individuals, organizations, and in turn, society. (Website extract).
The Association of Credit and Collection Professionals (ACA)
ACA International, the Association of Credit and Collection Professionals, is the comprehensive, knowledge-based resource for success in the credit and collection industry. Founded in 1939, ACA brings together third-party collection agencies, law firms, asset buying companies, creditors and vendor affiliates, representing more than 230,000 industry employees. ACA establishes ethical standards, produces a wide variety of products, services and publications, and articulates the value of the credit and collection industry to businesses, policymakers and consumers. (Website extract)