The Consumer's Guide to Experts: Top Pros in 50 Fields Show You How to Hire the Best — From Accountants to Veterinarians

Susan Shay

A typical American uses and pays for at least 10 services a month, according to Susan Shay, which are at various times intimately involved with physical, mental, financial, and social well-being. She gives information on how to assess what kinds of education, certification, licensing, and experience are required or desirable in each trade or profession.

Apr. 1, 2002

NASW bookstore

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