Carolina Training and Assessments

30 Years of Building Powerful Teams
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Business Consulting and Assessments

With more than 30 years’ experience and key partnerships with leading providers in the Talent Management business we bring proven tools and practices to our clients helping with issues like turnover, sales, productivity, hiring, employee relations, team building, executive and leadership development, supervisor development, succession planning, strategic planning and more. As a result, Carolina Training & Assessments has become a leading choice for Talent Management Solutions in the Carolinas and across the U.S.. Our assessment tools and industry-recognized training programs help businesses grow by cultivating the most powerful resource you have: your people.

Leveraging our national talent management and assessment partnerships, we can help you:

  • Develop employees, managers, and executive leadership.
  • Build cohesive and powerful teams.
  • Hire strategically for growth and succession planning.
  • Increase productivity while cultivating a more engaged workforce.

Contact us today to explore proven development and training strategies for your business.

Jim Fadell

Owner & Operator 

Jim Fadell founded Carolina Training and Assessments after more than 25 years with Fortune 500 companies.  He earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and an MBA focused on Organizational Dynamics and Leadership.  Jim is an engaging and highly sought speaker, experienced trainer, coach, and facilitator and has delivered hundreds of sessions on Leadership and Supervisory Skills, Team Building, and Team Performance as well as training on all aspects of the employee life cycle.  He holds multiple patents in his industry and is a proud independent Authorized Partner for Everything DiSC®, PXT Select™, and The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™.  Since 2010 he has worked with organizations of various sizes and industries helping them develop extraordinary leaders and employees.  In addition to being a Board Member of Columbia SHRM and a national SHRM member, Jim is a past Board member of ATD Midlands and the Lexington Chamber of Commerce.  He is active in several civic organizations, is an Adjunct Instructor in the PMBA Program at the Darla Moore School of Business, and a mentor to Graduate level students in the MHR Program.

Our Valued Clients are many and include…

Some of our valued clients

“Hiring the right employee is one of the hardest decisions for a small business owner like myself to make. “

The work we did with Carolina Training and Assessments was great. To start with, Jim Fadell worked collaboratively with us to tailor the training to our needs. The finished product was training that was not only engaging for our team but also very specific to our company. The content related well to the work and situations that our employees experience. As for the training itself – Jim did wonderful. He is a natural presenter and quickly and easily puts the team at ease. His constant interaction with the participants draws them in and gets them to participate. The great result of this is that the participants learn! This is not a sit at your desk and listen to a presenter ramble on type of training. The feedback we got from the participants was very positive and they enjoyed the sessions with Jim. We will use Carolina Training and Assessments again the next time we have training needs


We are excited to partner with professionals like those at Carolina Training and Assessments who want to make a difference in the world of work,” says Susie Kukkonen, Vice President of Partner Channels at Wiley. “Carolina Training and Assessments’ dedication to helping clients succeed, combined with their expertise in delivering Everything DiSC and The Five Behaviors are highly valuable to any organization. We are honored to have them as an Authorized Partner.




(803) 767-7695



100 Old Cherokee Road
Suite F351
Lexington, SC 29072