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Business Solutions

CAR provides an array of services aimed to support business and organization development.  In addition to these services, rental meeting and classroom space is available at USI @ Innovation Pointe

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Organizational Development

Field of research, theory, and practice dedicated to expanding the knowledge and effectiveness of people to accomplish more successful organizational change and performance.

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Creative Problem Solving

Utilizing methodologies such as Basadur's Simplex Workshop, CAR faculty and staff train regional organizations to solve problems effectively.

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Innovation/ Product Development

From ideation to implementation, CAR facilitates the development of organizational innovation.

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Facilitation Services

CAR personnel are trained in a variety of facilitation techniques and processes to assist any organization. Click here to view the list of services.

  • About previous CAR projects:

    TIF Study
    Spring 2016

    The University of Southern Indiana’s Center for Applied Research (CAR) has been selected by the Indiana Economic Development Association (IEDA) to conduct a comprehensive statewide study on tax incremental financing (TIF).
  • About previous CAR projects:

    Pacific Press Technologies Application
    Spring 2017

    In January 2017, students from USI’s Romain College of Business began working with Pacific Press Technologies to create a mobile application for their customers to use. The purpose of the app is to be able to easily calculate tensile strength for various metals.

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