Carol A. Linden, Principal
Carol A. Linden of Effective With People, LLC, is a speaker, author, and consultant. She has spent 15+ years in the software industry, as a documentation manager, cross-functional team leader, and internal organization development consultant at a $2.15 billion global software company headquartered in North Carolina. Since 2004, she has trained over 1,000 clients in Psychological Type, Temperament, and Interaction Styles.
Carol is a member of the National Speaker’s Association and author of The Job Seekers Guide for Extraverts and Introverts, to be published in October 2014. This books comes from 4 years of volunteering weekly for CJS, the largest jobseeker networking group in the RTP area, NC.
Her clients have included SAS, TribeSpring, Ipas, Genworth, as well as the University of Richmond, the MBA program at NCCU, Wake Technical College, and the Montessori School of Durham.
She was qualified in MBTI® in 2001 and is an MBTI Master Practitioner. She is Certified in Coaching by CTI (CPCC), in FIRO Element B and the EQi (by Henry L. Thompson), in SpeedReading People (by Paul Tieger), and is currently pursuing certification in Linda V. Berens’ The CORE Approach. She also holds certificates in Organizational Development and in Business Coaching from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
In October 2014, Carol speaks to an APTi webinar and to the APT-RTA chapter in North Carolina. In September, Carol spoke to the NoVA chapter in D.C. In March 2014, Carol spoke to the BAAPT chapter in San Francisco. In July 2013, she was the “Type and Careers” symposium speaker at the APTI conference in Miami. She also spoke at the 2009 and 2011 conferences in Dallas and San Francisco and at APTI chapters in RTP, Dallas and San Diego. In 2010 and 2011, she published a series of 2 articles in the Bulletin of Psychological Type on using psychological type with technical audiences. In 2007, Carol chaired the APTi conference in Baltimore. Currently the leader of the APTI Type and Coaching SIG, Carol has held board positions for the international virtual chapter and for the APT-RTP chapter in North Carolina.
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She can be reached at (919) 599-9301, or via e-mail.