National Productivity Day 2022

National Productivity Day 2022

  • Simran Rastogi
    Simran Rastogi

When is National Productivity Day celebrated?

When is the National Productivity day celebrated remains a highly searched question on the web. People often get confused between dates, but we have got you covered. Here is all you need to know about National Productivity Day 2022.
12th February every year is observed as the National Productivity Day across the country. In addition to National Productivity Day on the 12th of February, the whole week is also known as Productivity week(12-18 February). In order to promote the productivity culture in India, NPC(National Productivity Council) celebrates the day annually. NPC ensures to encourage all stakeholders to use productivity tools and keep their best foot forward.

What is the theme of National Productivity Day 2022?

What is the theme for National Productivity Day 2022 and what does it mean, here is the answer to all such questions. The National Productivity Council is celebrated every year with different themes. The theme for the National Productivity Day 2022  is “Self Reliance Through Productivity” or “ उत्पादकता के माध्यम से आत्मनिर्भरता”. Here, self-reliance or atma nirbharta means ‘self-sufficiency’. The theme for 2022 is opted as Self Reliance Through Productivity to promote a self-sufficient social and economical structure.

A theme paper shared by the National Productivity Council reads, "Considering the importance of Productivity in achieving self-reliance, the National Productivity Council (NPC) has selected the theme “Self Reliance Through Productivity” for the National Productivity Week celebrations during 12-18 February 2022.
Every nation in the world is currently fighting the COVID-19 pandemic challenges. Considering the lockdowns scenario across the world to contain the spread of Pandemic, the need to focus on Productivity is paramount to achieve Self Reliance. Self-reliance will enable to build of strong social structures and increased levels of economic activity, socio-economic links with local communities. Economic self-reliance is based on, access to, and management of, material and monetary assets. Self-reliance provides the basis for working towards the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals for the country."

On the occasion of the National Productivity Day here are some famous quotes on productivity, read here-
1- "Being busy does not always mean real work. The object of all work is production or accomplishment and to either of these ends, there must be forethought, system, planning, intelligence, and honest purpose, as well as perspiration. Seeming to do is not doing." - Thomas A. Edison

2- “Sometimes the biggest gain in productive energy will come from cleaning the cobwebs, dealing with old business, and clearing the desks cutting loose debris that’s impeding forward motion.”– David Allen

3- “The important thing about outsourcing or global sourcing is that it becomes a very powerful tool to leverage talent, improve productivity and reduce work cycles.”- Azim Premji

4- "Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort." --Paul J. Meyer

5- “Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves.”- Dale Carnegie

6- “Productivity is being able to do things that you were never able to do before.”- Franz Kafka

7- “It’s not always that we need to do more but rather that we need to focus on less.”-Nathan W. Morris

8- "When you waste a moment, you have killed it in a sense, squandering an irreplaceable opportunity. But when you use the moment properly, filling it with purpose and productivity, it lives on forever." - Menachem Mendel Schneerson

9- “Focus on being productive instead of busy.”- Tim Ferriss

10- "In trying to find who you are, be less destructive and more constructive. Look at art or whatever your passion is and be productive."- Nirrimi Joy Hakanson

Thank you for reading!