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About Adam Fairhead

Adam Fairhead is an entrepreneur, maker and marketer based in the UK.

He created the Narrative Workshop to help marketers and solopreneurs get their brand messaging right. Check out the free Messaging Academy to start improving your message and grow your business this week.

He also founded the Fairhead Creative studio to support solopreneurs and technology companies with creative, story-driven digital marketing and product design. Learn more about the studio here.

Adam lives quietly in rural England, leading his companies, illustrating books, studying philosophy and playing card games with his family.

Media photos

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Cartoon photo

This is the cartoon photo I usually use in my social media profiles. You’re welcome to use this in your publications when you feel it is appropriate for the tone of the piece.

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Real photo

This is the photo I usually use when a photo is expected, such as when it’s alongside other quotes and an author wants consistency. You’re welcome to use this in your publications when you feel it is appropriate for the tone of the piece.

Official bio

Adam Fairhead is an entrepreneur, maker and marketer based in the UK. He formed Fairhead.net in 2009 to help brands clarify their message and market more creatively with story-driven digital marketing and product design. For comic guides, visit MarketingIsntAboutYou.com, or follow him on Twitter @adamfairhead.

Selected Press & Interviews

If you’d like to quote or feature me in your publication, here are some approved resources for you to use.

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Huffington Post

Jeff Copelan writes about how cause-driven businesses can benefit from Adam’s “Mission Narrative” system, designed to help entrepreneurs and organizations create websites with a strategic market advantage.

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Sendible

The founder of Sendible, Gavin Hammar, talks with Adam about social entrepreneurship and the opportunities it brings. They discuss why people are becoming less tolerant of businesses without a cause, how to get people to pay attention to you without resorting to sneaky marketing tricks, and how the future looks for businesses that aren't willing to change.

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The Melting Pot

Dominic Monkhouse talks with Adam about why it’s so important for companies to have a purpose. They discuss making communication clearer and more efficient, the magic of having a service-oriented one-page scrollable website, and the process Adam has used with hundreds of companies to get their messaging right.

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The Marketing Mentor

Iluse Benun speaks with Adam about client-centric marketing. They discuss why putting your people at the heart of your message has a huge impact on your business growth, and how using value-driven, personalised outreach can transform your cold outbound results.

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Confessions of a Marketer

In Episode 66 of Mark Reed-Edwards’ podcast, he discusses Adam’s book, “Marketing Isn’t About You”. They talk about marketing and communication for companies with a cause.

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TheNextWeb

Adam writes on TNW about website user experience. He talks about why designing websites should be focused on a care for those visiting, and gives actionable advice on how to correct mistakes that could be lowering your conversions.