• Ian Lobas

The Game-Changing Power of Gratitude—with Raj Jana - EP 128

If you like the idea of building a meaningful business that affords you both steady income and personal fulfillment, but you have yet to uncover your WHY, Raj Jana suggests that you start with gratitude. Cultivate an appreciation for the person you’ve become and the experiences that have shaped you. And you may find that some of your rock bottoms are really a source of power—and purpose.

Raj is the purpose-driven entrepreneur behind JavaPresse Coffee Company, a lifestyle brand designed to transform ordinary coffee rituals into extraordinary daily experiences. He is also the creator of Stay Grounded Media, a podcast and education platform that helps aspiring life enthusiasts experience more fulfillment and success. Raj’s work has been featured in Buzzfeed, Huffington Post and Entrepreneur Magazine, and his companies donated more than $38K to the Make-A-Wish Foundation last year.

On this episode, Raj joins Emerald explain how the death of his mentor inspired him to stop waiting to be happy and thrive NOW. He discusses Yanik Silver’s idea of aligning your heart with your business, sharing how extreme self-reflection changed his mission for JavaPresse—and facilitated 800% growth in the process. Listen in to understand how Raj is supporting a shift in consciousness through coffee and learn how to leverage the power of appreciation to uncover your WHY.

What You Will Learn

How the death of Raj’s mentor inspired his current work

How The 4-Hour Workweek motivated Raj’s side hustle

Yanik Silver’s insight on aligning your heart + business

Raj’s shift from pushed by fear to pulled by purpose

How Raj’s gratitude practice helps him connect with source

How Raj defines currency as an exchange of energy

How Raj is supporting a shift in consciousness with coffee

The biggest challenge Raj faces in staying grounded

Connect with Raj Jana

Stay Grounded

Stay Grounded Podcast

Stay Grounded in Business Inc. Column

Connect with Emerald GreenForest

Creative Age Consulting Group

Emerald’s Website

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Emerald on Instagram


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This episode is sponsored by the Creative Age Consulting Group. Men - Is it time NOW for you to make your mark? Visit to apply for an invitation-only consultation.

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