Career + Leadership Development Expert + Author


I’m Kimberly, a career and leadership expert helping women and people of color navigate the workplace, make more money, and become industry leaders.


Through my company, Manifest Yourself, I’ve helped thousands of professionals build a career strategy to finally position themselves as leaders in the workplace. 

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With your next move, you have the power to change the trajectory of your career.


Within Next Move, Best Move: Transitioning into a Career You’ll Love, you’ll be able to create an actionable strategy through a proven-effective framework to position yourself as a leader in the workplace.


Join me to get all of your career and leadership questions answered – straight no chaser.


Invite me to speak at your company or organization to ensure your employees or organization members have the knowledge to navigate the world of work with ease.


If you’ve been looking to take your career to the next level - apply to join the Next Move, Best Move Accelerator.


If you’re looking to position yourself as a leader in the workplace, this is where you want to be.

I've made it my mission to make sure you FINALLY have the leadership development needed to create opportunities for yourself through building a career strategy and not just hustling everyday and wondering why you aren’t getting promoted.

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In this episode, we hop on to one of Kimberly’s mini-training sessions on Instagram Live where she discusses the importance of learning more to earn more. We all know that personal and professional development is key to fulfillment and advancement in your career, but how do you know that it’s time to invest in yourself?

Learn More to Earn More

The mission of achieving equity and justice for minorities is nowhere near over. And while countless initiatives have been put in place, how do we ensure that change is truly happening? In this episode, Kimberly will be sharing five strategies for you to not only continue the conversation on allyship, diversity, and inclusion but to turn those words into action in your workplace. 

Are Allyship, Diversity and Inclusion Conversations Over?

Do you find yourself downplaying your achievements, visions, and goals in an attempt to make others comfortable? Perhaps you fear being judged by others for your dreams? If your answer is yes, then this is a loud and clear sign for you to stop! In this episode, Kimberly opens up about her most vulnerable fears to reveal the limiting beliefs that kept her from achieving the true level of success that she was made for.

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i’m kimberly b. cummings


Kimberly B. Cummings is a career + leadership expert whose mission is to help women and people of color navigate the workplace, make more money and become industry leaders. Her leadership development company, Manifest Yourself, LLC, provides organizations with tailor-made solutions to hire, develop, engage, and retain women and people of color.

Through her experience as a career development adviser in some of the nation’s top universities and diversity + inclusion professional in a Fortune 500 company, she has learned that there is so much more to career + leadership development besides having a high paying job; it's about creating actionable strategies that enable professionals to do more, be more, and achieve more. 


Kimberly has had the opportunity to speak to and create workshops for many organizations, including the Warner Media, SXSW, Ellevate Network, Fairygodboss, Urban League, Princeton University, Salesforce and Thurgood Marshall, and Jopwell among others.

Her work has been featured on The Wall Street Journal, MONEY Magazine, Essence Magazine, Business Insider, Fox 5, CNBC, Martha Stewart and more. She is also on the Board of Directors for The Power of You Teens organization.


"Kimberly was INCREDIBLE for our virtual conference!" 

She had great energy, offered thought-provoking questions, and was able to seamlessly connect with our attendees by keeping her eye on the chat while presenting amazing content. Her ability to relate to our group and focus in on our needs was very well-received. Attendees left her session feeling empowered and motivated because she offered useful, implementable information.

Kristin Stephens
Programs Chair for VACE Conference 2021

"Kimberly was PHENOMENAL!"

Kimberly offered a thorough explanation of the key relationships everyone needs to advance in their careers and why, and provided actionable insights on how to grow your network. Our attendees appreciated Kimberly's friendly, knowledgeable and approachable demeanor and have ranked her presentation among the highlights of the summit. We would, without a doubt, work with Kimberly on future projects!

Saidah Asano-Brooks
Operations & Events Manager, The Financial Diet


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We work with human resources, diversity and inclusion teams, and the business to develop tailor-made programming for your company that will significantly impact your employees leadership development for years to come.