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Traditionally, consultants provided professional expertise in such areas as management, accounting, marketing, human resources, and public and media relations. Today, the field of consulting has expanded to include almost every possible aspect of industry—from environmental and healthcare consulting to social media, information technology, and the Internet. Consultants also help people succeed in almost every aspect of modern life. You can find consultants who will charge you a fee to help you design and build your home, plan your wedding, coordinate your wardrobe, manage your finances, purchase the right car, find an affordable college for your children, and place your parents in the right assisted living center.