Carolyn Barley is a consultant at CUE with first-hand experience in all aspects of corporate university design, development, and implementation. For dozens of clients around the globe, Carolyn has architected corporate univeristy blueprints, conducted content reviews, and completed instructional design projects. Her client list includes Capital One, KPMG, UPS, Pearson, the National Wildfire Coordinating Group, RIM, CoBank, and Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation.
To facilitate the design of corporate university blueprints, Carolyn focuses on curriculum and operational components. She has mapped the operational processes and procedures to standardize how global learning should occur across the enterprise. She also aided in the re-design and co-facilitates CUE's "How to Launch and Manage a Corporate University" workshop.
For content reviews, Carolyn has been responsible for organizing and reviewing existing learning solutionware. For a recent client, Carolyn designed and facilitated the review of more than 3,000 existing learning solutions. The review included competency alignment, analysis of duplicative or inconsistent content, and determination of complexity to support leeling nad learning path development. The review resulted in a clean catalog of approximately 1,600 learning solutions leveled, mapped, and targeted for particular audiences at the launch of the company's new LMS.
As an instructional designer, Carolyn has created both instructor-led and e-Learning solutions on technical and soft-skills content. She engages the ADDIE instructional design model and infuses creativity in her designs to meet specific learning needs and target audience profiles.
Prior to joining CUE, Carolyn was the Membership Coordinator for Phi Sigma Sigma International Sorority's Headquarters located in Elkridge, MD. Carolyn was one of a small core team responsible for executing a pilot series of 10 Regional Leadership Conferences totaling over 1500 people. In addition, she was instrumental in the development and implementation of a virtual-based database.
Carolyn earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA, in Business Administration with focuses in Management and Marketing. Currently, she is enrolled in an eLearning Graduate Certificate at George Mason University, Fairfax, VA. She is a certified Instructional Designer through the Langevin Learning Services. Additionally, she is partially fluent in Spanish and the resident CUE expert on authoring tools and creative technologies.