Awaken Your Ikigai

What gets you up in the morning?

What gets you up in the morning? Ikigai, a Japanese concept for living well, helps you get the most out of every day. Ken Mogi, neuroscientist and author of 'Awakening Your Ikigai' talks to Japan Airlines to explain just how easy it is to let our ikigai take flight.

Awaken Your Ikigai: The 5 Pillars For Balance And Joy

Ikigai, a Japanese concept for living well, helps you get the most out of every day. Ken Mogi, neuroscientist and author of 'Awakening Your Ikigai' talks to Japan Airlines about the 5 essential rules for balance and joy.

Starting Small

A great journey starts with small steps. And starting small gives us infinite room to learn, grow and succeed.

Releasing Yourself

Breathe, relax and let go. Releasing what we don't need can energize us for what really matters.

Harmony and Sustainability

We live in a connected world. Maintaining harmony and balance with the planet has long been the Japanese way.

The Joy Of Small Things

A sunbeam through a window. A hot cup of coffee. There are reasons for contentment all around us.

Being In The Here And Now

Whether it's travel, work or play, remembering to be present can make every minute count.

Find Your Ikigai and Make the Most of Every Day  

Author and neuroscientist Ken Mogi’s book, “Awakening Your Ikigai” helps you make the most of each day and become your most authentic self.  Weaving together insights from Japanese history, philosophy and modern culture, plus stories from renowned anime filmmakers, athletes, chefs and others, Mogi skillfully shows the way to awaken your ikigai and wake up to joy and purpose every day.   

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