• Who's Shiv?

    Founder at TheSmartOnlineBusiness.com, PMExamSmartNotes.com, MyPassiveIncomeEducation.com and the Essential Skills Academy

    A mix of

    Intense Desire to get onto the right side of Robert Kiyosaki's Cashflow Quadrants

    + his Passion for teaching and entrepreneurship  

    + the Determination to help people gain financial independence

    + his need for Freedom to be able to spend time with family whenever wanted

    + the High of living internet-lifestyle with absolute freedom of time, location, and money

    + his Quest for exploring his own limits

    made Shiv transition from his high-paying corporate job and

    start PMESN, TSOLB & MyPIE


    Music. Art. Engineering. Management. Marketing.


    Learn life-changing simple skills and build multiple passive income streams. Seet up once, let them earn you income on auto-pilot every month.

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    If you are worried about economy, job security, dwindling growth, smaller annual increments, and are thinking of ways to augment your current earning with passive income - you are on the right path.

    Here's a platform that will teach you everything you need to know about building your own online businesses - while keeping your day job or business.


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    Shiv helps Small & Medium Businesses market their products and services online using digital marketing solutions.


    He also helps brick-and-mortar businesses set up their own online presence and increase sales.


    He uses his technical expertise, online marketing experience, and consumer behavioral economics insights to build your brand, increase market reach, set up and execute marketing measurement plan, and get more sales.


    Under this Project Management Coaching entity, Shiv has created an eco-system that helps PMP and CAPM exam candidates pass the exam with ease.


    His project management exam study notes, PMP Study Blueprint, one-on-one coaching, and study books are used and applauded by project managers across the world.

    Symphony Teleca (formerly Symphony Services)

    Program Manager

    Helped startups build their core software products. At Symphony Services Shiv worked with three entrepreneurs to take their products to market successfully, leading on product, technical, management and delivery management.


    Engineering Manager

    Helped startups build their businesses, being a technology partner and developing their IP. Also, helped mid-size enterprises build and enhance their core IP. Was part of M&A initiative, successfully integrating an acquisition of a software company.

    ZapApp India Pvt. Ltd

    Systems Architect 

    Architected and built web based auto insurance connectivity solution.

    Sonata Software

    Sr. Software Engineer

    Worked with small and medium businesses building and maintaining their IT systems and business support systems.

  • Shiv has helped me socially launch my latest movie to my audience in creative ways. I could reach them via various platforms and interact to convey my messages at the right time.

    I am a believer now and convinced that digital marketing is an important part of movie marketing.

    Thank you Shiv for your top of the line service!


    - Hemanth Hegde, Movie director, Actor, Lyricist, Script writer

    My biggest issue when starting my new business was that I didn’t know anything about digital marketing. Shiv has helped set up end-to-end operations online for my Holiday Homes business.

    Right from creatives to online marketing, brand building, customer acquisition and conversion - all done seamlessly and transparently.

    I’d highly recommend Shiv and his team for setting up online business.


    - Uday Shankar, Serial Entrepreneur

  • How Shiv Can Help?

    Take Your Business Online

    Shiv can help you take your local business online and increase revenue at least by 300%!

    Build Passive Income Streams

    Reach Shiv to learn how to create multiple passive income streams even if you are a newbie and don't have much time.

    Setup Your Own Online Business

    If you have a strong desire for financial freedom and can spend 1hr per day, Shiv can help you set up profitable online business in matter of days.

    Generate Leads For Your Business

    Attract potential customers by the hoards locally or globally and increase sales for your online business.

    Brand You(r Business)

    You can take your business to the next level by attraction marketing - start with Brand building. Talk to Shiv today.

    Ace your Project Management Exam

    Working your way up as project manager? Reach out to Shiv to prepare quickly and pass effortlessly your PMP certification exam.

  • Education

    Duke University

    Course on Principles of Behavioral Economics

    Research has shown that people behave irrationally when it comes to money and spending! Understanding this you can help them make the right choice in the marketplace.

    Google | Analytics Academy

    Digital Analytics Fundamentals

    Google Analytics Platform Principles

    Core principles of digital analytics, including how to build a useful measurement plan for your business and how to get started with Google Analytics.

    Google Analytics Platform components to collect and organize the business data you need for reporting and analysis.

    Project Management Institute

    Project Management, Project Management Professional

    PMI is the world's largest not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession.


    Agile Scrum Developement, Certified Scrum Master

    Describe your study experience in a few sentences

    Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore

    Executive General Management Program

    Manipal Academy of Higher Education

    BVB College of Engineering and Technology, Karnataka University

    Bachelor of Engineering

  • 20 Published Books

  • Upcoming Books

  • Get Results now!

    Here are few resources to get results quickly!

    Work an hour a day to build 5-figure passive income stream

    Learn the step-by-step method of creating your job-replacing income, and earn passive income even while you sleep.

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    In this book, I am revealing how I accidentally published my first book and built a 5-figure Kindle Publishing Business from scratch.

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    If you are interested in a topic, this book shows how to write and publish your book in Amazon Kindle in a single weekend. Try it this weekend, bring out the author in you!

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    In this book, I reveal the exact method I am using to build and grow my Kindle business. All you need to do, to build your 5 figure a month business is to follow my step-by-step method.

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  • Reach out

    Learn to build your profitable online business

    Get Shiv's Book For Free

    PMP Prep

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    Online Bio on about.me

  • Be Part Of The Journey

    Feel free to ask Shiv anything about online business, and be sure to get his response!