Everyone knows if we need enthusiasm in our life. It becomes a main ingredient to achieve our goal or dream. Eventually Enthusiasm book which is written based on its author's own true story has inspired many readers. One of them is a young e-Commerce entrepreneur, Rosalina Lie, from Indonesia. Abbottsbooks had a chance to interview her last week. Let's read what she had said.
A: As one of e-Commerce entrepreneurs, what was your main motivation to start this business?
R: I was motivated to run this business because this would be an interesting activities. I am able to run this business from anywhere just by using internet. It's easy to monitor it.
A: What is your focus to run this business?
R: I can change my life to be better than before in many aspects, like to get passive income every time if I do it consistently.
A: What is your short and long target and the strategies have you taken?
R: My short target: I would like to get income in my first month. My long target: I want to be a billionaire. My strategy is setting GOAL and ACTION.
A: How long have you run this business and what have you reached?
R: I have known internet marketing since 2008 and I have run this business since three months ago. I have developed my network via online social media. That was my main target I wanted to reach.
A: What will you do if you get unexpected results from what you have planned?
R: I will review my work: what I have done before and I will try to fix the things that need to be changed or improved until finally I can achieve my target.
A: Who have inspired and given you motivation in running this business?
R: There are some people who are already successful in this e-Commerce business: Kim Hui, a housewife. She becomes a billionaire within three and a half years; Suwandi Chou, an internet marketer who is very patient and humble to help me and always provides feedback and keeps me motivated to move forward and continue to keep enthusiastic to be a person who will make the best achievement as well; and some colleagues, the members of the community who have the same mindset: we want to be successful in this business.
A: As one of the Enthusiasm's readers in Indonesian version, please share us how did you first time hear about this book and how did you get it?
R: The first time I heard about novel Enthusiasm when I joined an online Indonesian writing course, Pelatihan Menulis Online HOKI (PMOH). I got this book by a help from my college friend in Medan (North Sumatera). She bought it at Gramedia book store.
A: What made you interested and motivated to buy this book and read it?
R: Firstly, I really wanted to know its author, Fida R. Abbott. Secondly, I was curious to read her story that I heard it was based on her own true story about how she achieved her dream.
A: What have you learned from the story of Enthusiasm?
R: Dream without enthusiasm is nothing. We need enthusiasm as a fertilizer to produce the best results.
A: What the most interesting story did you read from Enthusiasm?
R: I am very impressed with the chapter entitled "Perjuangan", even though I was pleased the overall contents. They are simple but interesting and meaningful. In Chapter 16, I can see how the author is very enthusiastic in achieving her dream although there are many other things to do. She is very busy person but still try to find ways and solutions to ultimately succeed with good results.
A: What do you think if the second book of Enthusiasm Saga will be published?
R: It would be very interesting, and I am very curious how and what else of the story she will write. I 'm sure it would be other different enthusiastic story and inspire others.
A: Whom will you recommend this book to?
R: To every person who wants to achieve a dream. Enthusiasm should become a MUST READ book that will encourage their spirits to reach big dreams.
A: Before we end this short interview, what special message do you want to share to other young e-Commerce entrepreneurs?
R: If you want to be a successful person in online business, start it by doing small steps which means continuously to build a bright future.
Rosalina Lie, a young e-Commerce entrepreneur, Online Master Franchiser, lives in Batangtoru, North Sumatera, developing her online shop that has branches in 90 countries. She can be reached via email: email@example.com; facebook: http://facebook.com/rosalina; BB: 2A585EF0; SMS: 081 964 5577; Website: http://lierosa.com.(*)
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