Kim has over 16 years experience coaching, training and consulting in the human resources industry. She works with clients throughout the U.S. helping them realize their full potential, reach their dreams and become career happy.
Kim found her career purpose when she transitioned from counseling into building a career services division for a college in Texas. In 2006, Kim launched KBM Coaching & Consulting LLC focusing on empowering others towards professional fulfillment through coaching, career management consulting and employee development.
Kim holds a Master’s degree (MA) in Industrial and Organizational Psychology and a Bachelor’s (BS) in Business Administration and formerly her Texas State License credentialing for Counseling Psychology. She is also a published author, syndicated career columnist and frequently contributes her expertise to national publications and news columns including Forbes, CNN, Career Builder and MSN Careers and as a guest presenter on television.
Kim’s Credentials Include:
- International Coaching Federation Certification as a Professional Certified Coach (PCC)
- Mentor Coach Certification (CMC)
- Certified Personal Branding Strategist (CPBS)
- Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)
- Published Author and Syndicated Career Columnist
- Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and Strong Interest Inventory (SII) practitioner
- Kim’s LI Profile
- Kim’s Writing Portfolio
Here’s what some of my amazing clients are saying about their coaching experience. Please visit my LinkedIn page for even more personalized recommendations.
This very enlightening experience was great for my overall perspective and helped me to think of new ways to approach goals, think about what I want and how to get there. I would highly recommend working with Kim, as it has been a great experience for me.Steve Thelan
I was immediately drawn to Kim’s high energy, highly engaging presence and approach to helping others. She is extremely quick, sharp and perceptive and that has helped me navigate choppy waters in my career and personal approach to life in general.Brent LaLonde
As a business professional lost in the sea of job boards, online portals, and networking, Kim was exactly what I needed. Since I have made the decision to work with Kim my confidence has soared, I’ve had multiple interviews and even job offers! My appreciation for her abilities and her gift for coaching is off the charts.Kent Brumm
Kim has really helped me maintain perspective on the job search process, find confidence in my experience and articulate the value I bring to any organization.Mindy Alexander
Working with Kim has been a phenomenal experience. She has helped me fine-tune my professional goals and develop an action plan for reaching them. She is willing to ask the tough questions and exceptionally skilled at coaching to find the answers. I highly recommend Kim for anyone looking to reclaim or redesign a career.Kelley Monterrusso
Kim is an energetic, knowledgeable dedicated career coach. She helped me uncover my story, my “IT” factor and opened my mind to my potential. I recommend Kim to anyone needing career guidance, those looking to transition industries or just those who need a boost in their current endeavor.Michael Wnek