TITLE

How effective is ASTA?

AUTHOR(S)
Fine, Phyllis
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Travel Agent;09/08/97, Vol. 287 Issue 9, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the findings of a survey on members' perception of the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA). Effectiveness; Benefits of belonging to the society; Consistent complaint against ASTA.
ACCESSION #
9709225104

 

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