About twice a year, Lydia Bean takes on selective consulting engagements with foundations, think tanks, and social movements. To manage requests for consulting and speaking, she accepts a limited number per year using the fee schedule below. She is not accepting new pro bono requests at this time.
For prospective clients, Dr. Bean offers a free 15-minute assessment by phone to ensure she can help you with the kinds of concerns you have, so that agreement on goals and terms of payment are firmed up in advance. For clients who seek immediate, one-time guidance on a specific issue, Lydia Bean offers a one-hour Introductory Consultation for a special rate of $250.
Fees for Consulting: Strategic Planning, Change Management, and Leadership Development
Half Day or Plan-to-Plan Session: $2500 US
Fee for One Day Projects, Retreats or Workshops ($4,000/day US)
Full Strategic Planning ($10,000 US for a Three Day Facilitation)
Travel Day is $1000.
For Prospective Clients, Dr. Bean offers a one-hour Introductory Consultation for a special rate of $250. This one-hour consultation is also appropriate for leaders who seek guidance on a specific problem that may be addressed in the first session.
After the first Introductory consultation, or a half-day Plan-to-Plan session, Dr. Bean will provide you with a proposal outlining the following:
Scope of the assignment.
Fees and terms of payment.
If you are satisfied with the proposal, you sign the agreement; if not, it is revised it until agreement is achieved.
Fees for Executive and Team Coaching Services
Free 15-minute Assessment for Prospective Clients: Dr. Bean will speak with you by phone for 15 minutes to ensure she can help you with the kinds of concerns you have, so that agreement on the goals coaching, and terms of payment, are firmed up in advance of beginning the first telephone session. For clients who seek immediate, one-time guidance on a specific issue, a one-hour Introductory Consultation is offered for a special rate of $250.
One Hour Coaching/Consulting Session: $350 US
Weekly 1 Hour Coaching/Consulting Session: $1000 US per month
Fees for Facilitation and Speaking Engagements
Keynote ($5000 US)
1/2 Day Facilitation ($2500 US)
1 Day Workshop Facilitation (4000 US)
2 Day Board Retreat Facilitation ($6500 US)
Travel Day ($1000)
30 Days Cancellation Notice is required on consulting contracts, or client pays 50% of contract.
Invoices are to be paid within 30 days of receipt of invoice.
Accommodation, meals, airfare, and car rental expenses are covered in full by the client.
Automobile travel is @ $0.50 per mile