About Jay Shetty
business strategist and motivational coach
Jay Shetty is a well known author as well as a former monk and purpose coach.
Jay Shetty’s Social Media Profiles
What is Jay Shetty’s Net Worth
$2.5 Million Dollars
When was Jay Born
6 September 1987, London
Introduction to Jay Shetty My Story
Jay Shetty, is an accomplished business strategist and motivational coach. The 33 year-old, born on 6th September 1987, is a well known author as well as a former monk and purpose coach.
Jay Shetty is most known for his podcast called On Purpose and books in the self-help genre. His most popular books are Think Like A Monk published in 2020. He has also had appearances on Today, A Little Late with Lilly Singh and The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
“At your best, you still won’t be good enough for the wrong person. At your worst, you’ll still be worth it to the right person.” – Jay Shetty
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Jay Shetty Personal History
Shetty, is British-Indian nationality, he spent his childhood in North London with his younger sister and parents. He went to Queens Elizabeth School in Barnet and then graduated from Cass Business School at the University of London. He now lives in California with Radhi Devlukia Shetty, his wife.
Jay Shetty Professional Career
Shetty met a monk named Gauranga Das in business school, who was invited to talk there about living minimalistically and selflessly. Shetty spoke to Gauranga after the talk and went with him for the rest of Das’s lectures across the UK. He then went on to spend four summers in India where he interned at corporations as well as trained with the International society for Krishna Consciousness, which is known as Hare Krishnas. He spent three year living a monk lifestyle in India at an ashram.
At Accenture, Shetty started his career working at Accenture, as a digital strategist and coach of social media for the executives at the company. He then started producing videos for Huffington Post after catching the attention from Arianna Huffington. In 2018, he created a Facebook video which became the most viewed of that year. The videos topics included purpose, mental health, wellness and relationships. Shetty has also interviewed Tim Ferriss, Kobe Bryant, Deepak Chopra and Russell Simmons.
In addition, in 2017 Jay was recognised on the Forbes under 30 as well as The Chasing Genius Council for the National Geographic. He’s spoken to audiences at Barclays, HSBC, Nasdaq and Google. In 2019, Shetty was awarded the outstanding achievement at the Asian Awards and at the Shorty awards he was awarded the best in wellness and health.
In 2019, for the AdWeek magazine, Shetty was the cover story for young influentials. He is also the cofounder of Icon media which is a company for video production with Alex Kushneir.
In 2020, Jay released his book Think Like a Monk. The book gives advice on how to reduce stress, and improve focus according to Shettys ashram experiences. This is an empowering, inspiring and honest book, focusing on what Jay believes to be limitations to our power and potential. It helps readers devop tools and skills to break through people’s expectations, overthinking, anxiety and negativity. This guide is effortless for anyone to think like a monk, determined, compassionate and courageous and why this should be a necessity in our disconnected, stressed and fast paced world. Discover how Shetty went against the norm to instead discover meaning and happiness through deep work and self awareness.
Think Like A Monk has been named on the bestseller list for The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.
Jay Shetty Teaching and Events
Podcast: On Purpose Podcast. Jay Shetty’s On purpose podcast is extremely popular. It brings interesting conversations with highly insightful people across the world. New episodes are released every Monday and Friday. Podcast guests include Kobe Bryant, Khloe Kardashian and Alicia Keys; it had over 64 million downloads in the first year of being released.
Shetty also offers workshops and courses including Genius which is a guided meditation with more than 10,000 members across the world. It helps to boost wellbeing with guided meditations and workshops being added every weekend. Sessions explore health, spirituality, finance, work, relationships and personal development.
In addition, he offers a certification school which is for driven coaches. This is comprehensive, with 120 hours of practice, reflection, assessment and coursework. It allows coaches to become certified with training to impact coaching and become successful.
Jay Shetty Books & Publications
Jay Shetty has written a number of best selling books
What Can Jay Shetty Do For You Personally
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