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.



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Kim Ades is the President and Founder of Frame of Mind Coaching™ and JournalEngine™ Software. Author, speaker, entrepreneur, coach, and mom of five, Kim has 15+ years of experience coaching many of North America’s most successful leaders. Recognized as an expert in the area of thought mastery and mental toughness, Kim uses her unique philosophy and quirky coaching style to help her clients deal with core issues and shift their thinking in order to yield extraordinary results.

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 Top Leaders Think During a Crisis

  • Great Leaders are Great Coaches

  • Thinking Strategies of Extraordinary Leaders


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