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The Top Skill of Google Employees

by Frame of Mind March 29, 2018

Google thought their top employees owed their success to their Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics skills. They were wrong.     Google used to be known for hiring people with computer science degrees and top grades from elite universities. Then, in 2013, Google conducted a study of its top employees to discover what their most […]

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When Someone is Bringing Down Morale

by Kim Ades March 23, 2018

Is there someone on your team that seems to constantly be bringing down the group’s morale? Here’s how to address this.     Is there someone on your team that seems to constantly be bringing down the group’s morale? When they enter the room, does everyone tense up? Does this person make negative comments during […]

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Finally Gain the Clarity You Need

by Frame of Mind March 21, 2018

    Many of the leaders who experience our 1-on-1 Coaching program are so blown away by the results of our coaching in their businesses and their lives that they want to learn just how we do it. Our clients experience such an increase in clarity, confidence and happiness, and such a decrease in stress, […]

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How Extraordinary Leaders Think

by Frame of Mind March 20, 2018

    President and Founder of Frame of Mind Coaching™, Kim Ades, was just interviewed on E2: Entrepreneurs Exposed! This new business/interview style podcast showcases some of the most influential people in the world of entrepreneurship and is hosted by entrepreneur and past FOM Coaching™ client, Adam Levinter. Listen Here!     You will learn […]

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Coach Spotlight: Becca Buttermore

by Frame of Mind March 16, 2018

FOM Coach Becca Buttermore shares her Frame of Mind Coaching™ experience and why she decided to become a coach! Name: Becca Buttermore Job: Certified Frame of Mind Coach, Co-Owner of Clear Vision Family Eyecare Coaching: 1-on-1 Coaching with Kim Ades How did you hear about Frame of Mind Coaching™? Back in 2012, Kim Ades (President […]

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Do You Speak Up or Suck it Up?

by Kim Ades March 9, 2018

What do you do when you’re faced with an uncomfortable or untenable situation? Do you speak up or stay silent? Have you considered the cost of keeping your mouth shut?     I find myself in airplanes often, whether it’s to visit family, join an event or speak at one. Recently, I flew to Florida […]

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Make a Critical Impact with Coaching Skills

by Frame of Mind March 2, 2018

Click above to see a clip from FOM Coaching™ Methods. FOM Coaching™ Methods is an in-person, interactive, hands-on, personal and transformative four day workshop hosted by Kim Ades, President and Founder of Frame of Mind Coaching™. It is designed to teach you powerful coaching skills that can be used in any leadership position. This program is for […]

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When Public Speaking Isn’t Your Forte

by Frame of Mind March 1, 2018

Do you get nervous when it comes to public speaking? Does it trip you up? Here’s how to move that fear out of your way!     After coaching with us, our clients often decide to join our FOM Coaching Certification program. They are so thrilled with their results that they want to learn how […]

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Get Everyone Swimming in the Same Direction!

by Frame of Mind February 23, 2018

Effective and successful leadership starts with coaching your team in a way that has them moving in the same direction. Effective and successful leadership starts with coaching your team in a way that has them moving in the same direction. It’s about connection, realizing your team’s potential and leveraging their natural skills. It’s also about […]

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How to Influence Others

by Kim Ades February 22, 2018

You can have a powerful influence on the way your team behaves, and it’s much easier to accomplish than you think!     My son, Louis, lives in Montreal. He’s a cook, working under a renowned chef at a place called The Willow Inn. He works 12-15 hours a day and is very happy to be […]

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What Message are you Sending Your People?

by Kim Ades February 15, 2018

Do you know what message you’re putting our there? Here’s how your words and actions truly impact your team. I promised to take my mother-in-law shopping before the end of our recent trip to Florida. We found a strip mall with all of her favorites – dressbarn, DSW and TJ Maxx – so we made a day […]

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Managing Your Team’s Temper Tantrums

by Kim Ades February 8, 2018

How do you react when people are upset with you? Do you get upset too? Here’s how to manage anyone’s temper tantrums.     It was 9:30 at night and we were in Florida. My husband Allan and I decided to make a quick run to Walmart to pick up some light bulbs, some peanut […]

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Dysfunction at Work and How to Eliminate It

by Kim Ades February 1, 2018

How to eliminate all of the dysfunction and instability you experience at work and in your relationships.     I recently hosted a group coaching call. Before the call, I invited each participant to submit a journal describing an area of frustration in his or her life. Here is a segment of one of the […]

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Guidance From Experts and Strangers

by Kim Ades January 25, 2018

As entrepreneurs and leaders, we need help far more than we realize, but many of us aren’t used to asking others for guidance.     We were at the Yard House for dinner at the Gulf Stream complex in Florida. It was a beautiful night and we decided to sit outside for our meal. We […]

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Client Spotlight: Marissa Schwartz

by Frame of Mind January 18, 2018

Client: Marissa Schwartz Job: Costume Designer Coaching: 1-on-1 Coaching with Kim Ades How did you hear about Frame of Mind Coaching™? My mom, Chari Schwartz, is an FOM coach and both of my sisters have been coached with FOM Coaching™. I was having a rough go at the time, so my mom suggested that I have a call […]

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Do People Understand What You Say?

by Kim Ades January 12, 2018

    I recently made a new commitment to myself… TO DRINK MORE WATER! While I was in Florida, I decided to start my new water-drinking regime: a cup of hot water with lemon upon waking up, 2-3 cups of water at lunch, a cup of herbal tea in the afternoon and 2-3 cups of […]

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How to Coach High Potential Leaders

by Kim Ades January 4, 2018

    As an entrepreneur, your job is not just to lead your team, but to coach them. Coaching is an unparalleled tool in helping them increase their productivity, leverage their natural strengths, improve their overall results and step into their own roles as leaders. After coaching hundreds of entrepreneurs myself, I have discovered that […]

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New Year, Same You

by Frame of Mind December 28, 2017

Whenever we think about the New Year, we tend to think about resolutions. We resolve to eat less, exercise more or quit that bad habit once and for all. We want to make this next year better than the last, but therein lies the problem: we don’t give ourselves enough credit! What about all of […]

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Flipping the Bird

by Kim Ades December 21, 2017

How do you react when someone honks at you or you see someone flipping the bird? Do you get upset? Here’s another approach.     I was in Saskatchewan at the beginning of December when I met him. He was big, loud and obnoxious. His name was Ryan, and he was my driver for two […]

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Coach Spotlight: Dave Gorham

by Frame of Mind December 14, 2017

Name: Dave Gorham Job: FOM Coach, Owner of Realty Solutions LLC, Broker-of-Record and Market Leader of Renters Warehouse NJ LLC Coaching: 1-on-1 Coaching with Kim Ades How did you hear about Frame of Mind Coaching™? Before owning Frame of Mind Coaching™, Kim owned a software company that built simulation-based assessments and subsequently sold it to […]

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