A dictionary defines professionalism
"the conduct, aims, or qualities that characterize or marka profession or a professional person."In any field, the characteristics which distinguish the professional are:
Dedication to motivation goals
value placed on personal contributions4.
respect held for the contributions
othersIn Scouting, professionalism also requires a belief that every professional position
a movement whose purpose
to provide an ever-increasing number
youth with aquality program for developing character, personal fitness, and qualities
good citizenshipthrough chartered organizations.Personal example, dedication to the
the movement, and pride
being a part
its outreach marks a professional Scouter.