Take a Look Behind the Curtain with Laura Marinescu, Author of Accelerating to Success: 111 Inspirational Tips for Accomplishing Your Life’s Desires
About Laura Marinescu:
Q. What are your previous occupations?
A. Various banking jobs, Motivational/Inspirational speaker, Blogger
Q. What was your favorite job?
A. What I am doing now, sharing knowledge through speaking and writing.
Q. What Highschool and/or College did you attend?
A. Automatic and Computers Faculty, University of Polytechnic in Bucharest
Q. Who is your favorite author?
A. Steve Siebold
Q. Who is your favorite recording artist or song?
A. Simply the best – Tina Turner
Q. What is your favorite Movie or TV Show?
A. I don’t watch TV and rarely watch movies
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Q. What’s your guilty pleasure?
A. Dark chocolate with mint
Q. Who is your greatest role model?
A. I choose different role models depending on the aspect of my life I am working on, so I have more than one great role model.
Q. How do you define success?
A. Doing what you love to do and making a positive difference in the world.
Q. What is the secret to your success?
A. Spending time defining my goals, fine tuning and taking consistent action toward them;
Q. If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be?
A. I believe in the old saying that “people make the place”; to me, it is not about a physical place but rather the feelings you entertain in your inner world that makes the place special;
Q. What’s your kryptonite?
A. When I am doing what I love to do, I tent to lose control of my time;
Q. What historical figure do you most relate to?
A. Never thought of;
Q. What is your biggest regret?
A. Having regrets means you still carry the burden of the past. I used to have many regrets, but I learned to give different meanings to past experiences. This helped me overcome the regrets and find the freedom to live in the present.
Q. What do you consider to be your greatest accomplishment?
A. To me, life is like a puzzle with many pieces, each aspect of my life being represented by a piece. I am grateful for being helped to achieve great accomplishments in various areas of my life – successfully immigrated and settled in Canada, overcome limited mindset developed during my childhood in communism, wrote a book, just to name few.
Q. What is your best advise to people whom look up to you and your success?
A. Focus on the world within you (the pictures, the words and the emotions your inner world is populated with). This is the place where your true power forms. This is the place where you attach interpretations to your life experiences, build goals, find motivators for achievements and entertain love.