About John Harricharan
businessman, lecturer and award-winning, best-selling author,
John Harricharan, is a unique blend of East and West.
Coupled with his professional background is a rare sensitivity
and charisma, which have earned him well deserved respect and
was to know failure as well as success. The events that led to
both are incorporated in his lectures and are chronicled in his
books, which, rather than being stories of loss and sadness are,
instead, inspiring tales of courage, strength and the dignity
of the human spirit. He has shared the lecture platform with
such well-known speakers as Deepak Chopra, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross,
Og Mandino, Gerald Jampolsky, Foster Hibbard, Eric Butterworth,
C. Everett Koop and others.
message stems from his challenging personal growth experiences.
As Harricharan says, "I know what it feels like to have
my car repossessed and my house foreclosed; to watch my wife
die of cancer; to lose all earthly possessions and start again
from ground zero. I also know what it feels like to write an
award-winning book, to be written about in others' books and
to be featured in the same book with His Royal Highness, Prince
Philip of Great Britain, the Dalai Lama and Sir Paul McCartney.
The contrasts bring compassion and sensitivity to one's life."
well-educated and professional in demeanor, John brings a welcome,
pragmatic approach to his lectures and consultations, as an outstanding
example where the message and the messenger are one. Not only
does he share his personal tragedies; he shares the extraordinary
tools he uses to overcome his challenges. He meets his audience
filled with energy and enthusiasm. His approach is inspirational
and motivational, contagiously so and always, always memorable.
only is Harricharan a dynamic speaker, but he also reveals himself
to be an extraordinary, compelling author. His award-winning
book, When You Can Walk on Water, Take the Boat was
named 'Best Book of the Year' by the American Bookdealers Exchange.
Its sequel, Morning Has Been All Night Coming has
drawn rave reviews. The third in the trilogy, Journey in
the Fields of Forever, together with the previous two,
serve as roadmaps for those who encounter great difficulties
on life's pathways. His most recent creation, the ground-breaking
PowerPause--3 minutes, 3 steps to Personal Success and
Real Happiness, has changed the lives of thousands.
books have been published worldwide by such publishers as Berkley
Books, HarperCollins, Ediciones Luciernaga, Editora Pensamento
and others. They are also available in Spanish, French, Italian
and Portuguese editions.
graduated summa cum laude, with degrees in chemistry and an MBA
from Rutgers University. He started his career with Fortune 500
corporations and worked his way into upper level executive positions.
His corporate expertise encompasses areas as varied as Production
Management, Research and Development and Marketing. He then proceeded,
by blending his knowledge of the corporate world with his entrepreneurial
talents, to build an extremely successful business with offices
in the Caribbean, Europe, Africa and India. He finally switched
from corporate life into what he really loves to do. So now he
travels extensively, speaking at seminars and consulting for
corporations, organizations and a private clientele worldwide.
His extensive experience coupled with his pragmatic, mystical
knowledge afford him the ability to relate to others with respect
Harricharan's great dream is to provide a place, like EnterprisingSpirit.com,
where members could find practical and useful information to
help them succeed in business and in life. He knows how complicated
life could be at times so he has dedicated his life, talents
and other resources to bring simplicity, success and joy into
the lives of others.