Reminder to go back and read Frederick Winslow Taylor’s work.
The goal, as Taylor defined it in his celebrated 1911 treatise, The Principles of Scientific Management, was to identify and adopt, for every job, the “one best method” of work and thereby to effect “the gradual substitution of science for rule of thumb throughout the mechanic arts.”1
tags: #followup #wanttoread
- broader terms (BT): Industrial Revolution
- narrower terms (NT):
- related terms (RT): manufacturing assembly lines efficiency
- used for (UF) or aliases: