The purpose of this Association shall be to bring together all facets of the business, government and postsecondary level education organizations operating and/or recruiting within the state of North Carolina which are involved in career services, college recruiting, employment and utilization of personnel. Qualified organizations should have the ultimate goal of promoting and developing cooperation between members; developing a high degree of professionalism in the field of career services and/or college recruiting; promoting research and the exchange of information needed to continually develop the practices and procedures used in career services and/or college recruiting; and providing assistance to the membership in the development of professional recruiting practices and policies.