Tinley Park has business and professional clubs for corporates and independent professionals. These clubs are helpful for training in leadership, entrepreneurship and technology development. They also help network with other professionals in related fields, and foster meaningful professional relations. These clubs are especially helpful for new professionals, as they help give meaningful, real-world exposure; an extensive list of contacts and new connections; and a greater understanding of their personal strengths and career skills. Such clubs are also present in many business schools. The professional clubs in Tinley Park can be of various types, specializing in certain sectors, such as energy club, enterpreneurship clubs, media clubs, operations management clubs, and so on. Services offered by the club include training for business and professional leadership positions, entrepreneurial training, and information about programs and initiatives in health, education, employment and economic development. Business clubs may also be gender and ethnicity specific.