Robin Sharma

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Robin Sharma
Occupation Author, speaker
Language English
Nationality Canadian
Citizenship Canadian
Alma mater Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University[1]
Genre Self-help/motivational
Notable works The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari, The Saint, the Surfer, and the CEO

Robin Sharma is a Canadian writer known for his The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari book series.[2]

Sharma worked as a litigation lawyer until age 25,[3] when he self-published MegaLiving (1994), a book on stress management and spirituality.[4] He initially also self-published The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari, which was then picked up for wider distribution by HarperCollins.[2]

Sharma has published 11 other books, and founded the training company Sharma Leadership International.[5]



  1. ^ "Schulich School of Law Notable Alumni", Dalhousie University, Retrieved 2017-02-12.
  2. ^ a b "Why millions go to this man for advice; Robin Sharma offers simple rules to live by. The hard part is living up to them every day". Victoria Times-Colonist, November 29, 2011.
  3. ^ "Spiritual fable sheds light on life's big questions; Sharma's Seven Secrets". Edmonton Journal, September 23, 1997.
  4. ^ a b "Toward a healthy lifestyle East Meets West: Meditation and yoga can be used by anyone". The Globe and Mail, March 3, 1995.
  5. ^ a b "Sharma shows the way: Novel maps out road to happiness". Toronto Star, November 5, 2011.
  6. ^ a b "Marketing a message: Self-publishing takes time, money, commitment". Calgary Herald, May 16, 1999.
  7. ^ "In the marathon of life, some wisdom bites to help the cause". The Globe and Mail, June 21, 2006.
  8. ^ "Leaders Without Titles". The Globe and Mail, March 31, 2010.

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