Author Archives: janaknmistry

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.

Hang in there

Is there anything more difficult? Showing up day after day, week after week, sometimes for years, as your movement slowly gains steam, as your organization hits speed bumps, as the news goes from bad to worse… Showing up, it turns … Continue reading

Posted in Self-Realisation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Education is the answer

It almost doesn’t matter what the question is, really. Everyone is an independent actor, now more than ever, with access to information, to tools, to the leverage to make a difference. Instead of being a cog merely waiting for instructions, … Continue reading

Posted in Self-Realisation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Empathy is a bridge

“Sorry” doesn’t mean you caused the pain. It merely means that you see it, that you’ve felt pain before in your life as well, that you are open to a connection. Our ability to bring people along is critical because … Continue reading

Posted in Self-Realisation | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The memories we rehearse are the ones we live with

A million things happened to you today. The second bite of your lunch. The red light on the third block of your commute… Tomorrow, you’ll remember almost none of them. And the concept that you’d remember something that happened to … Continue reading

Posted in Self-Realisation | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Batteries not included

It’s easy to dream of a strategy or a set of tactics that will make your forward motion feel less like an uphill slog. A perpetual motion machine of progress. These are few and far between. The single most important … Continue reading

Posted in Self-Realisation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The magic wand store is closed

It’s fun to imagine what we’d do if we had a magic wand, something that with a wave, could produce us the introduction, the funding, the open door, the technology, the breakthrough, the insight, the inspiration, the shortcut… They stopped … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Is it possible there was a misunderstanding?

Is it possible that you misunderstood them, or they misunderstood you? With your client, employee, vendor, partner, or that random passerby? The thing that just happened, it sounds terrible, and if they did it on purpose, the way it sure … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The powerful seduction of ‘powerless’

Where do conspiracy theories come from? More than 10% of the population still believes that the moon landings were faked. (Even though we can see the landing modules with a telescope). People make up inane theories about various cabals that … Continue reading

Posted in Self-Realisation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The yeasayer

Opposite of the naysayer, of course. This is the person who will find ten reasons why you should try something. The one who will embrace the possibility of better. The colleague to turn to when a reality check is necessary, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

All we have is each other

And that’s enough. It has to be. It’s all we’ve ever had. The challenge is in realizing this and working with it, even when we’re secretly hoping for something more, some external force. You and me, kid, you and me … Continue reading

Posted in Self-Realisation | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment