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Lessons from my Grandfather: Wisdom For Success in Business and Life
Marc Demetriou is a nationally recognized mortgage banker, award winning author, and top rated speaker. Marc has spoken at dozens of events including the Mastermind Summit featuring world-renowned motivational speakers Tony Robbins and Barbara Corcoran from ABC Television’s Shark Tank. As an authority on real estate and finance, Demetriou has been quoted in articles in The New York Times, Huffington Post, Reuters, The Associated Press, and many other local and national publications and media outlets. His grandfather’s hard work and success inspired him to write his best-selling book, “Lessons from my Grandfather: Wisdom For Success in Business and Life”, and he strongly believes that success is a choice. More information about Marc and his book are available at marcdemetriou.com and grandfatherlessons.com as well as Instagram @marcdemetriou.
You are never too young or too old to make your dreams come true…to choose to be what you want to be. Lessons From My Grandfather shows how you can achieve success and fulfillment in life by following 15 timeless principles handed down by Marc Demetriou’s grandfather, Haralambos Georgiou Pistis—or just “Charlie.”
An Ellis Island immigrant, Charlie left his country at just 16 with nothing but a bag full of dreams, his wits, and the desire to succeed – and he transformed his world. Through his steadfast willingness to work hard, and a determination to control life rather than allowing it to control him, Charlie succeeded on his own terms, finding happiness and financial security.
In these pages, Demetriou tells Charlie’s inspirational story, then applies his lessons to today. The result provides both clarity and vision for helping you recognize your unique talents, along with lifelong principles that will allow you to identify and reach your goals in life and business. This book is an essential blueprint that you can use for today and tomorrow. As Demetriou likes to call it, “success made simple.”