Josh Yandt: He opens doors as well as hearts

Watch how Josh Yandt's thoughtful gesture transformed his life

The inspiring story of Josh Yandt

“Opening a door is more than a physical act. It’s about putting yourself out there, getting to know people, making them feel comfortable, and making them feel welcome.” Josh Yandt was bullied because of his lisp, so when time came to start afresh, he decided to make a change that ultimately had a dramatic impact. One thoughtful gesture on his part —holding the school door open for his fellow students—transformed his life while inspiring countless others.

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Manoj Khatri
Manoj Khatri considers himself a student and teacher of the wisdom of love. He is also a writer-editor and has written on topics ranging from strategic marketing and business management to art, culture and even philosophy. His more than 1200 published stories—articles, interviews, full-length features—have appeared in some of the leading newspapers and magazines of India. A certified cognitive behavioural therapist, he works as a personal counsellor too. He is the author of What a thought!, a critically acclaimed book based on powerful ideas of some of the greatest thought leaders. Manoj runs Complete Wellbeing and believes that "peace begins with me".

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