This is a contract for literary coaching
This Coaching Agreement between Joan Gelfand (The Coach) and (The Client) will begin on (the start date) and will continue as long as both parties consent. The fee is $125 per hour.
COACHING SERVICES: The Coach will review the Client's literary work, and discuss and assess the Client's literary goals. Working with the Client, the Coach will create an appropriate plan for achieving the goals. Once the plan is created and agreed upon, the Client will take necessary steps to implement the plan. The Coach and Client will meet periodically to review progress. In addition, the Coach will make appropriate introductions on behalf of the Client.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Coach will make reasonable efforts to ensure the Client's success. The Client understands the Coach cannot guarantee the Client's success. The Client also understands that it is his/her responsibility to perform take the actions agreed upon.
CONFIDENTIALITY: The coach promises the client that all information provided to the coach will be kept strictly confidential as allowed by law, except where agreed upon by both parties. No personal information shall be released without the client’s written consent. Conflicts of interest will be disclosed where applicable, should any additional products or services be recommended.
TERM: The Coaching Agreement will begin on the Start Date, and continue indefinitely as long as the Coach and Client agree. If either party wishes to terminate the Agreement, s/he will notify the other party via email.
FEES: The fee for coaching services is $125/hr. Hours billed will include time spent in meetings, as well as preparation. The Coach will invoice the Client for services rendered. Payments will be made within 30 days of the invoice date.
GRIEVANCES: The Client agree that, in the event of any claim or grievance by the Coach, the sole remedy will be the return of the fees paid to the Coach. The Coach is not responsible for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages beyond the total amount of fees paid by the Client.
Our signatures on this agreement indicate a full understanding of and agreement with the information outlined above.
Client Signature ________________________________ Date ________________
Coach Signature ________________________________ Date ________________