Indian Sports

The Indians and the Japanese decided to engage in a competitive boat race. Both teams practiced hard and long to reach their peak performance. On the big day they felt ready. The Japanese won by a mile.

Afterward, the India team was discouraged by the loss. Morale sagged. Corporate management decided that the reason for the crushing defeat had to be found, so a consulting firm was hired to investigate the problem and recommended corrective action. The consultant's finding:

The Japanese team had eight people rowing and one person steering; the Indian team had one person rowing and eight people steering.

After a year of study and millions spent analyzing the problem, the consultant firm concluded that too many people were steering and not enough were rowing on the Indian team.

So as race day neared again the following year, the Indian team's management structure was completely reorganized. The new structure: four steering managers, three area steering managers and a new performance review system for the person rowing the boat to provide work incentive.

The next year, the Japanese won by two miles.

Humiliated, the indian corporation laid off the rower for poor performance and gave the managers a bonus for discovering the problem.

More Universal Jokes

Santa's father comes home from his doctor and, though usually quite active with his grand-children, seems to make every effort to avoid them this day. Santa notices his...

A retired couple is lying in bed one night and are discussing all aspects of their future.
'What will you do if I...

A man was wandering around in a field, thinking about how good his wife had been to him, and how fortunate he was to have her.
He asked God, 'Why did you make her so...

Lady calls up police department: Officer, there is a man exposing himself in the next building.
Dispatcher: OK, we'll be right over...

Quotes

Friendship is a pretty full-time occupation if you really are friendly with somebody. You can't have too many friends because then you're just not really friends.

Trivia

Take water before bedtime.
About 90% of Heart Attacks occur early in the morning & it can be reduced if one takes a glass or two of water before going to bed at night.

Graffiti

When she saw her 1st strand of grey hair... she thought she would 'Dye'!