Laurel Barrett is an author, motivational speaker and noted expert on success and spiritual enlightenment. She has interviewed more than 1,000 luminaries and heroes on the universal principles of success through Heroes for Humanity and upcoming her upcoming film on The Heroes Journey.
Laurel Barrett is CEO and founder of HEROES FOR HUMANITY, an internet media company that celebrates heroes from all walks of life. In a world where positive stories are often overshadowed by news of war, injustice and global warming, Heroes for Humanity sees the light, providing positive inspirational stories from every day people and in-depth insight from some of the most influential leaders of our time. The web-based organization was started in 2001 to empower people to become the hero within, and then positively impact their lives, communities and the world.
“Every time I was introduced to someone new they seemed to have an amazing story about someone who influenced their lives,” Barrett says.
“We all need mentors and role models who positively influence us- and everyone has one, whether it’s a teacher, movie star or next door neighbor. I think it’s time we share the stories and celebrate all of the heroes in our lives and the hero that we all can be.”
Determined to bridge the gap between the entrepreneurial spirit and those who’ve achieved monumental success in every aspect of their lives, Barrett set out on a personal journey to unmask the secrets behind their accomplishments. She has traveled extensively across the United States and to places as far away as India, Hong Kong and Italy to record invaluable conversations with some of the world’s most influential business and spiritual leaders of our time.
She will soon share their stories and philosophies in her upcoming movie, The Success Commandments.
Barrett is a dynamic motivational speaker and author of the inspirational books and enlightenment training. She is currently involved in the highly anticipated, The Heroes Journey film, a remarkable look at the secrets behind wealth and the universal laws of success.
“With our books and websites we have a way to share stories with the world on a daily basis. little grassroots effort has grown into something that is more than we ever imagined, and if we can change lives throughout the world by inspiring people to make a difference, then we’ve done our job.” Laurel Barrett
She attended Southern Methodist University in Texas, has spent the past 15 years on the board of numerous charitable organizations, and continues to volunteer time, energy and spirit to Art, Wellness and Education. When isn’t traveling to another faraway land, Laurel Barrett is based in Dallas and Los Angeles. Barrett shares how to discover the qualities of a hero that are within each of us and tells how those qualities can empower individual success and personal enlightenment.