Kim Ades

President and Founder, Frame of Mind Coaching

Kim Ades works with leaders who are working hard, are frustrated with the results they’re generating and know that there has to be a better way.



Based out of: Canada


Kim Ades is the Founder of Frame of Mind Coaching™ and The Journal That Talks Back™. Recognized as a pioneer in the field of leadership coaching and thought mastery, Kim uses her unique philosophy and quirky coaching style to help leaders identify their personal blind spots and shift their thinking in order to yield extraordinary results. Author, speaker, entrepreneur, coach, and mom of five, Kim’s claim to fame is teaching her powerful coaching process to leaders, executives and entrepreneurs worldwide.

Kim has been featured in online publications including Forbes and Inc. and has been a speaker for many organizations including Microsoft, HRPA and SHRM. Annually, Kim hosts a leadership training program, helping leaders to become phenomenal coaches. Kim has also been an adjunct professor at Ryerson University and Centennial College, teaching HR and Training.


  • How to Recruit and Retain Young Professionals

  • Great Leaders are Great Coaches

  • How Exceptional Leaders Think


"The single biggest obstacle to creating sustainable behavior change is the focus on behavior!"