Rajini’s Punchtantra Business and Life Management the Rajinikanth Way

by P.C. Balasubramanian and Raja Krishnamoorthy

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  2. Pages: 136 pages
  3. Date: June 2012


Coolie to CEO, small-time entrepreneur to business magnate, teenage student to retired grandparent—Rajinikanth’s punchlines hold a special place in the hearts of a wide spectrum of people. The memorable dialogues of Rajini have, in fact, acquired cult status among his fans as sayings that encapsulate many significant universal truths. And so, in this book, P.C. Balasubramanian and Raja Krishnamoorthy attempt to interpret some of Rajinikanth’s most famous punchlines and demonstrate how each of them can be adapted as a motto for any business organization or in any life situation. A management guide with an innovative twist, Rajini’s Punchtantra gives you a unique perspective on thirty of the most fundamental and effective mantras for both business and life management.
‘A must-read!’—Prakash Iyer, author of The Habit of Winning
‘[V]ery innovative, crisp and exciting’—Ravi Subramanian, author of The Incredible Banker
‘[A]mazed to see the creativity, interpretation and the strong relevance of some of the punchlines in both business and life management.’—Rajinikanth


P.C. Balasubramanian is one of the founder directors of Matrix Business Services India, one of India’s leading verification companies. He is passionate about enterprise and institution-building and is of the opinion that it is people who matter the most in any company and loves being able to motivate people in order to bring out the best in them. He believes that one must always give equal importance to one’s professional as well as personal life; he is also an ardent admirer of Rajinikanth. It is the coming together of these two elements that provided the motivation for this book.
Raja Krishnamoorthy has over thirty-three years of experience in the field of human resources. He is one of the directors of Talent Maximus India, a Chennai-based HR services organization. As a trainer and consultant in the area of organization development, he does extensive work in team synergy, transformation and leadership skills and personal growth through self-awareness. He is also an actor, explorer and thinks of himself as a student of life.

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