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1. Besides organizational leadership, employee satisfaction, productivity, and work/life balance,
does Pat speak on other topics?

2. Who should hire Pat Heydlauff?
3. Why should we hire Pat Heydlauff?
4. Why should I care about Feng Shui?
5. How long are her programs?
6. Does Pat ever do multiple programs at a conference?
7. Does Pat care how many people are in her audience for each session?
8. Does Pat provide training on evenings and weekends?
9. What is the payment schedule for Pat’s engagements?
10. Does Pat ever do multiple programs at a conference?
11. What kind of audiovisual equipment does Pat need?
12. Does Pat work with bureaus or agents?
13. Does Pat ever waive her fee?
14. What kind of values does your company reflect?

1. Besides organizational leadership, employee satisfaction,
productivity, and work/life balance, does Pat speak on other topics?
 Answer: Pat’s expertise lies in these specific areas and how to create
a workplace or personal anxiety-free in control environment that improves focus
and balance. Her audiences usually are but not limited to the business community,
the real estate industry and women’s organizations. If you need another
topic that might fit with her expertise, please contact her. If not, she will
try to help by making some suggestions of others to contact

2. Who should hire Pat Heydlauff?
 Answer: Anyone who is interested in enabled, encouraged and involved employees
and creating a workplace environment that will meet their business needs for
improved productivity, employee satisfaction and profitability. Or people who
want to create a personal environment where they are in control, anxiety-free
and confident.

Pat’s programs are high-content, foster creativity and fun! If you are
looking for ideas that can be implemented immediately, that will challenge and
stimulate your audience and are results focused, Pat’s programs may be
a good fit for you.

3. Why should we hire Pat Heydlauff?
 Answer: Pat speaks from experience. She is the ultimate professional, handling
all situations where your organization and its challenges are just as important
as making sure the content of her programs will encourage, enable and involve
everyone who participates.

Pat has been in business over twenty-five years. Prior to her speaking and
consulting practice, she worked in the not-for-profit industry as the Chief
Executive Officer for the National Nutritional Foods Association and in private
business. She has been speaking and consulting for over ten years.

Her clients include small business owners, entrepreneurs, boards of directors,
associations and people seeking to improve focus, productivity and balance.
She constantly strives to insure that her programs are relevant and meaningful
to her audiences.

All of her high-content programs can be used as a breakout or workshop; and
some will also make great keynotes. Pat has also served as an expert panel member.
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4. Why should I care about Feng Shui?
 Answer: If you care about improving productivity, focus and balance you should
care about Feng Shui. Using its principles to eliminate negative energy drainers
from your life or business and replacing them with vital new energy improves
productivity, creativity and prosperity.

Highly successful people like Donald Trump, Richard Branson, Oprah, and Steven
Spielberg, along with some of the largest companies in the world such as Coca-Cola,
Sony, Shell, Procter & Gamble, Citibank and Fortune 500 names like Chase
Asia, Paine Webber and McKinsey and Company, actively embrace Feng Shui as a
necessary part of their business practices.
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5. How long are her programs?
 Answer: All of Pat’s programs can be presented in a short (45 minutes)
long (3 hour) or keynote session. They are appropriate for in-house staff trainings,
breakout sessions at conferences or CEO Think Tanks. Pat can also help you plan
a full day training program by combining programs to fit the format for which
you are looking.
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6. Does Pat ever do multiple programs at a conference?
 Answer: The most popular request is for Pat to do a Keynote and then one or
two breakout sessions during the conference. She will participate in panel discussions.
There is also the option of a Pre-conference session that can be a money maker
for the association.
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7. Does Pat care how many people are in her audience for each session?
 Answer: Pat provides programs for groups ranging from 10 to several hundred.
It depends on the material to be covered. Some topics are more conducive to
large groups and some are better for smaller groups. Some groups have Pat repeat
a session so more people can attend the program; one group can come in the morning
session and then the program is repeated for the next group in the afternoon.
Class sizes are best at 25-30 but Pat can accommodate larger groups if needed.
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8. Does Pat provide training on evenings and weekends?
 Answer: Yes! Pat finds it very helpful to offer a variety of timeframes for
her programs. She is very flexible in this respect and will accommodate your
specific needs.
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9. What is the payment schedule for Pat’s engagements?
 Answer: To confirm the date, 50% of the total fee investment is required. That
date will be taken off hold after the deposit is received. Balance of the fee
is due at the time of engagement. Travel expenses are billed directly following
the engagement.
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10. Does Pat ever do multiple programs at a conference?
 Answer: Pat’s travel expenses include roundtrip coach airfare from West
Palm Beach Airport, lodging, ground transportation, airport parking and a per
Diem allowance for meals not provided by the client. Pat bills the client following
the engagement for these expenses. Hotel arrangements are to be secured and
directly billed to the client whenever possible.
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11. What kind of audiovisual equipment does Pat need?
 Answer: Pat will provide you with an audio-visual request in writing prior to
the event. Typically, she needs an LCD projector and screen. Every audience
has visual learners, and she likes to insure that she is serving everyone in
the audience.

She prefers to sending you her PowerPoint presentation handout in advance for
printing and use your computer and projection equipment. This will insure all
runs smoothly. Since her programs are protected by copyright, she asks that
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12. Does Pat work with bureaus or agents?
 Answer: Pat is happy to partner with bureaus and agents. Further, she will do
her part to promote the bureau or agent to the client and try to get additional,
spin off business.
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13. Does Pat ever waive her fee?
 Answer: Yes. Pat will waive her fee for several programs each year. She tries
to do ten. If her calendar is full for this year, you may apply for next year.
These programs may be for businesses, corporations, and non-profits. Since her
business is “for profit,” she can only do a certain number each year.

She works just as hard on these programs. Therefore, she will insist that they
are handled just as a paid presentation would be handled.

In order for her to agree to waive her fee, certain restrictions may apply.
Give her a call so you can discuss the details. If the program is out of town,
all travel expenses must be covered by your organization.
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14. What kind of values does your company reflect?
 Answer: Pat holds herself to the highest of ethical standards and excellence.
She believes the quality of her business is a direct result of the quality of
her client relationships. She seeks to add value to her clients’ businesses.
The best marketing she can do for her business is doing a great job for you
every time she works with you.
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