Ancient Teachings Blended with Self Help Advice

Robin Sharma is most known for his book, "The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari," but he has also written a few other best sellers.

His books have sold millions of copies in over 60 countries and been translated into over 70 languages. He drew inspiration from Norman Vincent Peale, but asserts his self improvement advice is something he derived after studying ancient philosophies.

About Robin Sharma

Robin Sharma was born in January of 1965 in Canada. He graduated from law school and became a successful litigation lawyer. After years spent studying various philosophies and self help methods, he wanted to share his insights with the world and help other people become successful as he had.

His first book was self published at Kinkos and his first small seminar was attended by mostly family members, but it was to be the start of an impressive and influential career as a self improvement expert.

His second book, "The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari," was also initially self published, but was later picked up by a publishing house and went on to sell millions of copies and made Sharma recognized around the world.

After winning much acclaim for his work as a writer, Robin Sharma became an in-demand keynote speaker. He has appeared before many Fortune 500 companies, and has started a movement by changing how corporations view leadership in the workplace.

He established Sharma Leadership International, which is a leadership development company that has worked in over 50 countries to help organizations take their businesses to the next level.

His firm has worked with some of the top names in commerce such as IBM, Kraft Foods, Microsoft, GM, and FedEx. Sharma also founded a film company. He is working to make "The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari" into a major film.

Books by Robin Sharma

• "Megaliving: 30 Days to a Perfect Life" was the first book written and self published by Robin Sharma. It is available today as a paperback. It offers a 30 day program that will help readers transform their lives. Sharma perfected the program by taking ten years to study other successful people. He advises readers that it may not be easy, but like a muscle, the mind can be trained through repeating the program on a consistent basis.

• "The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams & Reaching Your Destiny" is available as a book and audio book. It is one of the more popular self help books written by Robin Sharma. It helps readers develop joyful thoughts, follow their callings, cultivate self discipline, use time wisely, nourish relationships, and live fully. The lessons are taught in the form of a fable with the central character being Julian, a stressed out lawyer. He travels to India in pursuit of the meaning of life after experiencing a heart attack, and learns life's most valuable lessons.

• "The Greatness Guide: 101 Lessons for Making What's Good at Work and in Life Even Better" is a book that offers leadership advice for white collar professionals. In this book, Robin Sharma urges readers to become their best selves in order to craft a life of excellence.

• "Who Will Cry When You Die?" is available as a book and ebook. It offers 101 little lessons for living your best life filled with purpose and peace.

More and more books are also becoming available as ebooks and audibles.


• "The Saint, the Surfer, and the CEO: A Remarkable Story About Living Your Heart's Desires" is a book and ebook that tells the story of Jack, who is unhappy, broke, and in the hospital after being hit by a truck. He goes on to meet three teachers, a saint, a surfer, and a CEO, who teach him lessons about life.

• "The Greatness Guide, Book 2: 101 Lessons for Success and Happiness" is available as a book or ebook and it offers readers 101 small lessons for living a happy life. The lessons are easily absorbed and are suitable for daily meditations.

• "Discover Your Destiny: Big Ideas to Live Your Best Life" is a book by Robin Sharma that offers seven lessons for developing life to its fullest. It is a blend of practical lessons and deep insights from the author derived from ancient teachings.

• "The Leader Who Had No Title: A Modern Fable on Real Success in Business and in Life" is a book, ebook, and audio book. It is another one of the best selling self improvement books by Robin Sharma. This book teaches readers about influencing people, teambuilding, being innovative, relieving stress, being mentally tough, and unleashing energy. It explains how to tap into natural leadership abilities to transform careers and companies. The material in the book is drawn from the years Sharma spent coaching Fortune 500 companies and is written as a story whose characters bring the lessons to life.

Events with Robin Sharma

Robin Sharma has an active speaking career. He is often a keynote speaker at prestigious conferences. He also hosts events around the world. For example, he presents public and private seminars based on "Lead Without a Title," and also offers a multi-day Elite Performers Business Forum.

Robin Sharma is also available for individual coaching sessions for corporations or individuals who want to achieve great goals.

Fans of Sharma's books may enjoy following him on Twitter or YouTube. He also offers Podcasts, articles, and blog posts on his website.

What started at a local Kinkos as a dream to help others succeed, has grown into a phenomenal success for Robin Sharma as he has been able to influence the lives of millions of people around the world through his writing and seminars.

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