Booking Info

PRE-PROGRAM CHECKLIST

The following pre-program checklist will assist us ensuring that we deliver the best program possible for your group.

PRE-EVENT

Organization Materials

Please send us any information that would give Dr. Conrad a better insight into your organization, its successes, and its challenges. Such information could include pictures and bios of the leadership team, company brochures, magazine articles, and/or recent press releases.

Hotel

Dr. Conrad prefers a non-smoking room with king-size bed. The reservation should be made by the client and billed directly to the client’s organization. AirfareDr. Conrad will be responsible for securing a non-refundable, non-stop (when possible) coach or discounted first-class fare, round-trip from Jacksonville, Florida. Travel expenses will be included for reimbursement in the final invoice.

Ground Transportation

Please arrange ground transportation (to and from the airport) and let our office know who will be meeting Dr. Conrad, or if you need him to take a taxi or hotel shuttle.

EVENT

Audio/Visual Aids

Dr. Conrad uses limited visual aids. Please provide an LCD player and screen, and ensure the system is equipped for sound. Dr. Conrad does not speak from a lectern. If it is necessary for a lectern to be on the stage for other parts of the program, please have it set to the side of the stage during his presentation.

Microphone

Dr. Conrad prefers to use a wireless lapel or headset microphone. If no wireless units are available, please ensure that the cord is 100 feet so that he can mingle with your audience.

Stage

For groups of 150 or more, please provide a raised platform (12 to 18 inches) for Dr. Conrad. He generally walks into the audience, so it is preferable for the steps to be in front of the stage, if possible.If the head table is on the stage, please have it set far enough back so Dr. Conrad can present in front of the table. Also, please reserve seats in the audience for the people at the head table so they can enjoy the presentation.

Handouts

We will provide you with a master copy of Dr. Conrad’s handout. Please have a copy available for each audience member as they enter.

Introduction

Insightful, inspiring, and refreshing are the adjectives most used when describing (today’s/tonight’s) speaker. A committed life-long learner, Dr. Jarik Conrad has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois, two master’s degrees from Cornell University, and a doctor of education degree from the University of North Florida. He has held senior human resources positions with several notable Fortune 500 companies, including Pillsbury (General Mills), Union Carbide (Dow), Citigroup and CSX.He regularly shares his passion and unique perspective with audiences all over the world. We are delighted here (today/tonight) to entertain, enlighten, and engage us. He has also agreed to stay after his presentation to autograph copies of his award-winning book, The Fragile Mind.Ladies and gentlemen, author, educator, coach, consultant and human behavior expert, Dr. Jarik Conrad.

(After presentation, if appropriate):
We knew you would enjoy hearing Dr. Conrad. Remember, he will be (time and place) to talk with you and autograph his book.

Payment of Fee

Per the agreement, please remember that the balance of the fee is due at time of booking. An invoice (with the exception of events booked through a speakers’ bureau), including travel expenses, will be mailed prior to the engagement.

POST-EVENT

Feedback

Just as he encourages his audiences to do, Dr. Conrad is committed to continuous improvement. always looking to make sure he is delivering the absolute best program he possibly can. A member of our staff will be contacting you to get your feedback on the presentation.

Please remember: Audio or video recording of the presentation, in part or whole, by the client for private or other distribution is strictly prohibited without Dr. Conrad’s agreement prior to the event.