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About janaknmistry

Janak is a 1984 born, MSc and MBA educated from Mumbai, India. He is an avid traveller by choice and a solopreneur by luck. He has clocked many thousands of kilometres on a motorcycle. It was his journey to the Leh-Ladakh, which motivated him to write about his experiences throughout the journey in enjoying the beauty, pain and hardships. He has successful authored and published his book called “Journey in Time with Timeless Memories” which is released and published in Germany and available all over the world besides Asia and the Middle East. Apart from being an author he is an active book reviewer too and have reviewed books by some of the established authors in USA. Janak runs a motorcycle expedition co. called Jack n Jill-The Moto Expedition Co. He is passionate about travelling and photography, which helps him find a beauty and meaning in this wide busy world. It was his journey to the Leh-Ladakh which motivated him to write about his experiences throughout the journey in enjoying the beauty, pain and hardships. He is passionate about travelling and photography which helps him find a beauty and meaning in this wide busy world.

Cutting through the clutter

You’re trying to get through all the noise and the distraction and the clutter with your message. Here’s the thing: You are the noise and the distraction and the clutter. Just because it’s important to you doesn’t mean it’s important … Continue reading

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Corrosion

The things that break all at once aren’t really a problem. You note that they’ve broken, and then you fix them. The challenge is corrosion. Things that slowly fade, that eventually become a hassle–it takes effort and judgment to decide … Continue reading

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Pet Peeves

Peeves make lousy pets. They’re difficult to care for, they eat a lot, and they don’t clean up after themselves. Reblogged from: here

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On being irritated

Irritation is a privilege. It’s the least useful emotion, one that we never seek out. People in true distress are never irritated. Someone who is hungry or drowning or fleeing doesn’t become irritated. And of course, irritation rarely helps us … Continue reading

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On your toes

In any given meeting, on any given day, most people are merely showing up. It’s the 50th time he’s performed that sonata. The guy in the outfield had a hard day at home before the game. The folks in the … Continue reading

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Plenty of room on the island

Have you noticed that authors often happily recommend books by other authors (even though an MBA might call them competitors)? Not only that, but books sell best in the bookstore, right next to the other books. It would be a … Continue reading

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The next one in Line

When a stranger treats you poorly, tries to rip you off, brings discourtesy instead of respect …how do you treat the next stranger? Paying bad behavior forward hurts. Reblogged from: here

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The next one or the last one?

This thing you’re making… This day you’re spending at work… This interaction you’re having… Is it merely the next one in a long string of next ones, good enough to get you through? Or is it special enough to be … Continue reading

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If not now, when?

Care a little more. Show up. Embrace possibility. Tell the truth. Dive deeper. Seek the truth behind the story. Ask the difficult question. Lend a hand. Dance with fear. Play the long game. Say ‘no’ to hate. Look for opportunities, … Continue reading

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Resilience

When we’re sure it’s not going to work, when we can’t figure out where to turn, when we don’t know what to do next… Sometimes, our ability to do the best we can in small ways is enough to start … Continue reading

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