Zero Defect, Zero Effect – Our PM Mr Narendra Modi gave this slogan amidst many other important takeaways in his Independence Day Speech yesterday. I have heard almost every speech of his since his debut on the national scene in the last few years, even the ones that were given in the pre-electioneering days. There are a few common patterns that emerge regularly.
One doesn’t need to refer to any survey to know that corporate professionals in India do not rate very high on the happiness index. If productivity and attrition figures are not enough pointers, have a chat with the doctors who are treating lifestyle diseases, both physical and psychological, for people as young in their 20’s all the way to 60. The upcoming elections in India are throwing up some very interesting pointers to maybe not the solution, but the way forward.
There was a new masseuse at my Ayurveda Massage Centre this weekend and she was good. Except that when she would reach the hands / fingertips, the pressure in her hands would wane, little realizing that these were one of the most important pressure points and fitting ends for complete relaxation. Maybe she was new or was she?