"Sue's life has moved from tragic to magic. Her inspiring tale and
insights will help you do the same and more."
—Mark Victor Hansen
co-author, Chicken Soup for the Soul
For many years, Sue Augustine lived with fears of inadequacy. When she did
something well, she attributed it to luck. Her feelings of inadequacy led to her
victimization in an abusive relationship. Only after she achieved balance in her
life—mentally, physically, spiritually—was she able to turn these
insecurities into strengths. She also was able to develop a personal strategy
Today, Sue Augustine is internationally known, with more than twenty years of
experience in the business world, including eight years as a motivational
speaker. She believes that self-motivation is the key to business and personal
success. Her innovative approach combines practical success principles with
humor and insight.
Her satisfied customers include IBM Canada, State Farm Insurance, Nissan
Canada, Princess Cruise Lines, Nielson Media Research, Marriott Hotels, Life
Underwriters Association, and Century 21 Real Estate.
Also a frequent guest on radio and television talk shows, Ms. Augustine has
traveled to the United Kingdom, the Caribbean, and throughout Canada and the
United States. She is currently owner and president of Sue Augustine Seminars, a
seminar and workshop company. The story of Sue Augustine's personal tragedies
and triumphs is featured in the best-selling Chicken Soup for the Woman's
Soul, of the popular Chicken Soup for the Soul series. With Wings,
There Are No Barriers: A Woman's Guide to a Life of Magnificent Possibilities
is Ms. Augustine's first book.
Through life experiences, the author has encountered many roadblocks, and she
has found that the best way around them is simply to fly over them. Indeed, when
flying, a woman avoids such hurdles altogether—all you need to fly are your
"Wings" is an acronym for Worth, Insight, Nurturing,
Goals, and Strategies. With these "wings," life is full
of magnificent possibilities.