"Mr.Dvorak's ability to customize his presentation to the specific requirements of our organization enables him to connect with his audience in a truly motivational and meaningful way." - Kathy Litts
Regional Manager
"Far from a canned response, you provided a completely custom analysis of our office’s marketing and sales. Each new response and action item was specific to the problems, issue, constrains, and opportunities that we face. You showed great creativity of ideas, and great knowledge and understanding of the ever-changing world of marketing." - John Powell
CTA Architects Engineers
"Your ability to weave in our corporate objectives and areas of pain contributed to a very successful event." - Nancy Vaughan
Group Sales and Marketing Manager
Marriott Hotels & Resorts
"Your presentation management development seminars was indeed just what we needed. Our employees found your motivational presentation inspiring to say the least. Then not only enjoyed themselves tremendously but also came away from the seminars understanding more about what it takes to not only motivate their co-workers and staff but also to have a more positive outlook on their own lives." - Bob Nobile
Training, Quality & Development Manager
Swissport Cargo Services
"Your professionalism and high degree of energy made our event a tremendous success. Your insights and read into the audience was critical in providing a non-defensive atmosphere. You did not miss a step in bringing the audience to a very receptive and motivating level to take action. It was amazing the response we have received." - Edward J. Morris
Vice President
Merrill Lynch
"I must tell you that your presentation generated the most feedback I have ever received. To a person, the comments were glowing. I was told several times that this was the best kickoff we have had in years." - Amy Graver
IBM Services Manager
IBM Global Services
"Thank you for your excellent presentation. I overheard several people commenting about your program and the things you emphasized such as the need to set goals and self-motivation. Your interesting and creative style assists you in delivering a unique message to your audience." - Joel Levy
Director of Human Resources
Trump Hotel & Casino
"I wanted to personally thank you for spending time with our staff recently at The Westin Fort Lauderdale. Your engaging presentation really excited our team! Your presentation obviously made and impression as the team is working together to find fun and creative ways to close more business! Thank you again for the information and excitement that you brought to our group." - Juan Ortega
Director of Sales and Marketing
Westin Hotels & Resorts
"I wanted to reach out and thank you for the great job you and Mike Breen did preparing and presenting our sales training. I am very satisfied but more importantly our employees feel that this type of training was way over due and that they learned a confident that this will pay dividends. Not only in added revenue but also in employee moral and commitment." - Felipe Reyes
Director of Business Development
McCloud Services

"Doug, We are extremely happy with your presentation. We have received an endless number of positive comments from all Services.

We will definitely keep In mind for future opportunities."

- Carl B. Glover
Jr. Director
Navy Fire & Emergency Services

"Your humorous and motivational program set the perfectly for our annual meeting. The comments I received from the Attendees have been very positive. We were also impressed with your diligence in preparing for the meeting. You asked a lot of questions and interviewed a number of individuals prior to the meeting in order to tailor and personalize your presentation for our healthcare origination. When asked for speaker suggestions in the future, we’ll be happy to recommend Doug Dvorak and his alter ego, Dr. Carpediem."

- Cathy Tinsley
Vice President
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Doug Dvorak uses highly relevant slides to emphasize his main points during his presentation. He also moves freely around the room and will not be speaking from a lectern. Please use the checklist below and the room setup requirements to ensure the appropriate room setup. Thank you!

  • High-end PC computer that will support large, graphically intense PowerPoint slides (Doug supplies the presentation on CD-ROM)
  • LCD projector (at least 1000 lumens)
  • Remote for advancing PowerPoint slides
  • On-site A/V support to troubleshoot before and during the presentation
  • Screen (8' or larger; the larger the audience, the larger the screen) on a riser in the right corner of the room from the audience's perspective (DO NOT put the screen in the front center of the room.)
  • Wireless lavaliere microphone. For back-up: hand-held microphone with a 50' cord or another wireless lavaliere microphone
  • Tape (Please tape all cords on the floor)
  • Riser (If your group is more than 100 people in size, a riser is usually needed for Doug to be visible to the audience)
Room Setup
  • Set chairs to face the longest wall (i.e, set the room wide, not narrow)
  • Seat the audience as close to Doug as possible with each chair facing Doug. Allow no more than 10% open chairs.
  • Provide a well-lit room. Provide extra lighting over the riser area in the center front of the room where Doug speaks, if possible.
  • Darken the lights that are directly over the screen (i.e., loosen the light bulbs or remove them).
  • Set the temperature between 68 and 72 degrees Fahrenheit.
Thank you for your assistance and cooperation. Together we will create lasting results for your audience members. If you have questions, please call Doug at any time!
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