Katie O'Malley

Member Since 2022

Katie O'Malley

Founder + Principal Coach

(en)Courage Coaching

Chicago Area

Katie O'Malley is an Career Coach and Workplace Consultant with fifteen (15) years of professional experience serving the nonprofit, corporate and education sectors. Across these workplaces, Katie noticed her strengths and values consistently steered her toward the support and development of others. In 2012, Katie translated this observation into action, earning a Master's Degree in Counseling and Board Certification in Coaching. Since 2018, Katie has worked alongside more than 125 clients as the Founder and Principal Coach of (en)Courage Coaching. Founded with the noble mission of providing exceptional, financially accessible coaching services to Chicago area professionals, (en)Courage Coaching has grown to support individuals and businesses from coast to coast, as well as in the United Kingdom. Coaching clients in the design of authentic career paths, effective leadership practices, and courageous workplace cultures is in the DNA of (en)Courage Coaching. By leveraging a mix of evidence-based practices from the fields of counseling, organizational development, and leadership education, Katie equips her clients with customized strategies to meet their individual needs and aspirational goals. Prior to opening the doors of (en)Courage Coaching, Katie served as a leadership coach and course instructor to MBA and graduate students at Chicago Booth, The University of Texas at Austin, and DePaul University. Recently featured as the opening speaker at The Women Impact Tech conference in Chicago, Katie's research, writing, and facilitation supports both sides of the workplace equation, encouraging employers and employees to remember, "We're all in this work-thing together."


  • Coaching
  • Executive Leadership
  • Team Building


May 11th, 2023

20 ways to break career barriers in a tight job market

Business leaders offer guidance on elevating your career in a struggling economy.

October 27th, 2022

16 business experts share their reasons for staying the course 

Here's some extra motivational wisdom to keep you moving forward as well.

October 25th, 2022

Career building: 13 tips to master a new skill in business

Carving out the time for self-improvement on the job can pay off big time.

August 31st, 2022

Here's how smaller brands engage in meaningful philanthropy

Committing to a good cause doesn't need to break the bank.


(en)Courage Coaching


  • Psychology
  • Professional Services
  • Personal Development


Corporate leadership