The Life Coaching Scam: A Personal Experience

Joel Eisenberg
5 min readDec 8, 2021


According to a 2021 report from statistics site IBISWorld, “ Life Coaches in the US — Market Size 2003–2026,” the beleaguered self-help profession has become a nearly $3 billion dollar industry. Perhaps the most telling takeaway from the report is the market has actually declined during the Covid era, reportedly due to a decrease in potential new client disposable…

Joel Eisenberg

Joel Eisenberg is an award-winning author, screenwriter, and producer. The Oscar in the profile pic isn’t his but he’s scheming. WGA and Pen America member.