A life coach, parenting guide, trainer and modern age philosopher, Narendra Goidani is the founder of Life School, an institution focused on inspiring individuals to follow their dreams and explore their potential.
As a life skills trainer, he has been conducting inspirational training programs for more than 19 years (since July, 1999). Born in a village in Rajasthan and brought up in Kolkata, Narendra Goidani is a dreamer and a people’s person. As an unflinching optimist, he is continuously striving towards building a better world for the generations to come, where everyone will have beautiful stories to narrate. He believes every individual has a duty towards the society, and a small nudge of inspiration can lead to greater heights of self-discovery.
An excellent orator, Narendra Goidani is also a speaker at TEDx, a globally renowned platform for propagating “ideas worth spreading”.
A mentor to thousands across the globe, his long-standing life value revolves around – “Inspire or Expire”.
He has the magical ability of identifying talent and nurturing it. Through his thought-provoking orations, motivational pieces and empathetic training, he has made a difference to the lives of many. He pens down a weekly article, “Life School Message” that, at the moment, has approximately 42,000+ subscribers in 44 countries all over the globe.
“Keep Moving” was Narendra Goidani's first book and a publishing bestseller with 8000 print copies. It covers subjects and ideas from real-life situations to help people grow and live a meaningful life. In 2012, along with 6 like-minded authors, he wrote another book, “Win Before You Begin”. In 2013, Narendra Goidani released “Keep Moving 2”, the sequel to his first book. Thereafter, in December 2013, he launched a collection of 12 books.
Narendra Goidani believes that the youth of India has the potential to take the country to its deserved position on the global level. To empower students towards this purpose, he started the “Keep Moving Movement”, a social initiative that is focused on imparting life transforming training to teachers and students in English, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, and Gujarati. This initiative is steered by a committed squad of 200+ Life Schoolers, who are trained and experienced professionals under the guidance of Narendra Goidani.
Narendra Goidani is also the founder of WOW Parenting, an online parenting portal that started in 2001 as a simple workshop for parents. In 2015, the workshop went digital, and WOW Parenting was available online with a repository of parenting resources, including videos, articles, blogs and Q&As. WOW Parenting guides parents in becoming “wow parents” while having loads of fun in the process.
When he is not training, he loves to listen to music, read books, and just meet people. He is very happily married to Bharathi who is an artist. They are blessed with three amazing kids.