About Me - Matt Essam

My story

Having worked in the creative industries for more than half a decade, I know how hard it can be to find a balance between paying the bills and doing work you love. From working with big named brands in large creative agencies, to travelling the world as a digital nomad, I have chased and achieved many of my goals, often to find they haven’t brought me the happiness and fulfilment I was hoping for. After spending several years obsessing over this dilemma, I finally found a solution which I now teach to as many people as I can. Life is way too short to work in a job you don’t like or have nightmare clients. I am passionate about helping freelancers and small businesses to identify their niche and unpack their value so they can solve meaningful problems and do authentically creative work.

Are you ready to take your business and life to the next level?

Apply for a free discovery session where I will personally get to know about you and your business and give you tailored advice and insight on how you can move forward and overcome some of your challenges.

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"Do what you do so well that people can't resist telling others about you" Walt Disney


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    Katie Ryrie Writer and Musician

    My sessions with Matt really helped me to clearly define my goals and achieve things I previously thought were beyond my reach, including having my music played on BBC radio and winning new freelance clients.

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    Jenna Coulthard Founder of Bobenna Design

    Before I started working with Matt, I knew what I wanted to do, but I didn’t really know how to get there. I wasn’t measuring my performance at all and I rarely wrote down my goals or aims, they mainly stayed in my head. I look forward to our meetings, as I know at the end, a problem will be resolved, as conflict dissolved or a plan of action made.

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    Lewis Foster Founder of Music Vine

    Matt has a rigorous, clear-thinking and friendly approach and really got his head into the mechanics of our business - which was just what we needed.

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    Stacey Kelly Founder of Your very own story

    Matt is fantastic at what he does. He got to know me and my business personally and tailored his services to my own needs.

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    Bill Ward Actor and Photographer

    Matt has been pivotal in changing the way I both view, and present myself as a photographer

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    Tim Miller Director of Round Creative

    Working with Matt is a breath of fresh air. He is able to give a real focus and roadmap to any project or strategy

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