Dr. Carolyn Goerner in a professor at Kelley School of Business and the founder of Practical Paradigms.
Starting with a 10 year stretch as a human resources manager and HR consultant, completing an MA in communication (Indiana University - Bloomington), moving on to obtain a PhD in management and human resources (The Ohio State University, The Fisher College of Business), then joining the faculty of Indiana University - Bloomington and rising to the rank of Clinical Professor at the Kelley School of Business, Dr. Goerner's entire professional career has been geared towards providing cutting-edge professional education. As she enters her 29th year of teaching at IU, Practical Paradigms is the newest addition to her professional life.
Practical Paradigms offers custom training and development programs for clients such as Walgreens, Cognizant, Hewlett-Packard, Berry Global, Chapman & Cutler, and Boston Scientific. Current course offerings include Leadership Skills for Women, Influence Without Authority, Managing Across Generations for Millennials, Developing Negotiation Skills, and Myers–Briggs for Individuals and Teams. The company is the culmination of years of work and passion for Dr. Goerner.