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People Development

to empower and unlock potential

We offer customized approaches to maximize sustainable employee engagement and productivity

Nicole Carey


Gallup Certified Strengths Coach, Authorized DiSC Partner, and People Consultant

As a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach, a DiSC Authorized Partner, and longtime HR consultant, Nicole has directly helped the development of hundreds of employees and leaders. Her empathetic and direct approach has led to the improvement of relationships, productivity, and business results. Nicole has a varied background in both operations and human resources. Her experience working with start-ups, mid-sized companies, and billion-dollar national organizations providing complex technical HR support to strategic business support, makes her a valuable partner in organizational success.

“Nicole and her CliftonStrengths™️ finder workshop was the perfect solution for what my team was looking for.

As a new team looking to learn, grow, and listen together, the need for guidance and vision was exactly what Nicole delivered through an engaging, passionate, and compelling program. Team members came away extremely enthusiastic about what they learned about themselves, one another, and the best ways to move forward and work together. Nicole was collaborative and thoughtful in her approach, and we look forward to working with her in the future.”

Shane Downey

Sr. Director, Global Footwear at Columbia Sportswear

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Customized Solutions

Do you or your team need help but you're not sure where to start? No problem! We specialize in crafting customized HR solutions to help address your specific needs. Schedule an introductory call with Nicole to share your goals, challenges, and situation and she will suggest service options that will target problem areas to improve team dynamics and maximize individual strengths.

Mountain Lake

"Unlike a lot of other training I attended, this training is something you take with you to succeed at work and life."

Maurice Kuritz

Vice President, Marketing and Sales at Backstage Library Works



“Nicole Carey is an absolute HR, management and CliftonStrengths master and professional.

Avenue partners with Nicole on our HR, hiring, manager and CliftonStrengths consulting and training for our team. I appreciate her engaging style, trustworthy counsel and customized approach to the unique needs of our company. Our work together has significantly impacted our team, culture and engagement in a positive way. Nicole is our go-to for all things HR, management and hiring, and I enthusiastically recommend her to any business owner!”

Anna Madill

Founder and CEO at Avenue

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Purple Skies

"Nicole Carey is our secret superpower! She leans into hard topics and conversations in a way that has earned the trust of our entire team and made our culture stronger. Nicole has helped us with all-company trainings, individual coaching, and direct HR support for difficult issues, and they all get my highest recommendation."

Cameron Madill

CEO at PixelSpoke


Unsure which services are right for your organization? Get in touch so we can learn about your particular situation and make a recommendation.

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Let’s Engage

We empower individual employees to be their best selves and help organizations to maximize their people power. If you think we might be able to help you, we want to hear what you have to say. Please get in touch!

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