Susan Korwin is a certified Life Coach and Life and Style Consultant based in the city of New York, United States with her family of five. She was recently named to be among the “Top 20 Most Inspiring Individuals in New York City.” The graduate of Psychology from the prestigious Hunter College (NYC) began her foray into personal development training after many years of successfully coaching people on style, relationships, exercise, and personal wellness.
She talks to us today about her personal and work life as a coach. Enjoy the interview below.
In where do you live and which languages do you speak?
I reside in Marlboro, USA. I am a native English speaker.
Which quotes do you find most inspiring? Can you share them with us?
They are: “You have been criticizing yourself for years and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens” and “SWSWSWSW meaning Some Will, Some Won’t, So What, Someone else is Waiting.”
How is a day in your life?
I dance for an hour on my trampoline and then I see clients.
What are your hobbies?
Dancing, boxing and doing crossword puzzles
What makes you smile?
Any time I see the results of my life coaching
What is your secret talent?
Oh yeah, I am such a great doodler. My doodles can probably be framed and hung in the Museum of Modern Art! (Laughs)
What are you never without?
That would be my lipstick.
Which historical figure do you most admire?
My word! Betsy Ross is my all-time favorite. Because I can’t sew to save my life!
What scares you?
Illness or the thought of falling sick scares me.
What would you like your final meal to be?
You mean if I could eat my favorite meal before I die? Give me Pizza with pepperoni please.
What are your greatest achievements?
My three sons and the publication of my book, “Simple Strides Toward Positive Change: Lessons from Life Coaching.”
What’s your favorite vacation spot?
I love to visit Montreal a whole lot.
What ‘best-kept secrets’ (websites, places, etc.) would you recommend, and why?
Well, those would be Asos, Amazon and the Bebe outlet store for great fashion at great prices.
What are three life memories you recall most frequently and why?
It was growing up in NYC with a huge circle of friends, traveling back and forth to Montreal since my mom was from there, and been bullied for my curly hair and freckles!
What tips can you recommend that you’d only share with friends?
Shhhh! I use a certain cream as a moisturizer at night that is not intended for the face.
What is your work position?
I am a Certified Life Coach.
Which company do you work at?
I work at Susan Korwin Certified Life Coach, the company I founded to help people become their very best.
In which city does your business operate from?
In the Tri State Area-NY, NJ and CT.
What are your best professional skills?
I’ll trust my intuition any day.
What honors/awards have you received?
I was named one of the “20 Most Inspiring People in NYC” by a firm that collects recommendations.
Should anyone want to reach you, how can they do that?
They can visit my website www.susankorwin.net. They can as well contact me on social media. My Twitter is @redhedsk, Facebook username is Susan Korwin and my fan page is Susan Korwin Life and Style Coach. I am also on LinkedIn as Susan Korwin, Instagram as @hedred, on Pinterest as Susan Korwin and finally on Google+ as Susan Korwin.
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