Shiv Khera is an Indian author who has written and published several books including You Can Win, and he is also an activist. Kheras has launched a movement against caste-based reservation in India, founded Country First Foundation, and started a political party called the Bhartiya Rashtravadi Samanta Party. He competed in the general election as an independent candidate in South Delhi in 2004 but lost.
When Khera was young, he worked as a car washer, as an insurance agent, and also as a franchise operator before he became a motivational speaker. When he was in the United States, he was inspired by the infamous Norman Vincent Peale and decided that he too, can be a motivational speaker to inspire people. In 1998, he wrote his first book called You Can Win which quickly became successful. The book sold more than 2 million copies and has been translated into 16 languages selling worldwide.
After You Can Win became well known, Khera ‘s fame shot to the top and this allowed him to continue to write and publish more books including Living With Honor, Freedom Is Not Free, You Can Sell and More. You Can Win is still Khera’s best-selling book and the book broke the record in becoming the international bestseller in India.
Today, Khera is a popular motivational speaker and author. He has published 16 books up to date and more than a million people have attended his seminars and workshops. He also provides coaching and consultation plus leadership programs for those who need it. He has appeared in many TV shows and radio talk shows. Khera founded his own company named Qualified Learning System Inc in the US and has also been featured in a movie called Carve Your Destiny directed by Anubhav Srivastava.